Social Enterprise GR Cleaning Services are playing hosts to two students from Ibiza as part of the Erasmus programme.
Aitor Venteo Maya 23 and Ivan Verdra Jiminez 21 from the Secondary Education Institution IES Sa Blanca Dona in Ibiza are enjoying a 2 month work placement in Bedwas Caerphilly.
Whilst here they will benefit from being based in a business as part of their Business Administration qualification and of course an opportunity to practice their English.
GR Cleaning Services has been working with Coleg Cymoedd Nantgarw for over 6 years hosting students from Ibiza. They have also hosted work placements from other partner organisations.
As a Social Enterprise – GR Cleaning Services has always been keen to offer work placements and work experience as part of social aims and objectives.
GR Cleaning Services is a Caerphilly based Social Enterprise, established in 2009. Their aim is to provide a professional, high quality, valued-cleaning and facilities management service in an honest and socially responsible way.
All their profits are ploughed back to ensure the continued employment of staff from within the local community.
All the staff are members of the Social Enterprise so have say on how the company develops.
They provide domestic, office and industrial site cleaning at outstanding affordable rates, some of their clients include Wales Co-operative, ISG and Encon.
Istvan Racz Business Development Manager for GR Cleaning Services said:
We are very proud of the fact that we are a Social Enterprise and invest in our staff providing them with employment and training opportunities.
All our staff are members of the Social Enterprise and contribute to the professional, high quality personal service we provide to our clients.
GR Cleaning Services are one of the many Social Enterprises who operate in Caerphilly providing services from child care to recycling all reinvesting their profits back into the community or the organisation for the good of all.
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