A Clean Conscience

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

It’s great to get a feature in the brilliant Peckham Peculiar April/May 2017 edition. Here’s an extract from page 26 of the April/May edition. Jennifer O’Donnell is a woman with an enviable short commute. Having set up her company Jane Jefferson Cleaning in 2013, she runs the business from a “posh shed” in her back garden in Nunhead. With her … Read More

Living Wage

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

I was asked to write an article for Southwark Business Today, the official publication for Southwark Chamber of Commerce. The article discussed the challenges of offering traditional employment and a Living Wage. Here’s the article in their April/May edition. In his spring budget of 2017 the Chancellor Philip Hammond wanted to address what he said was a disparity between the … Read More

Living Wage Symposium

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

I was asked to be a part of a panel on a Living Wage Symposium organised by Southwark Council and held at the House of Commons on 2nd March 2016. The event brought together a panel that included a variety of stakeholders including businesses in the hospitability industry, affordable accommodation advocates, economists and of course Jane Jefferson Cleaning and the … Read More

Shortlisted & Then We Won the Living Wage Champions Award for London

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

Not only were we shortlisted for the Living Wage Champions Award for London, we went on to win it! It’s great to be recognised for looking after our cleaners Living Wage Foundation Director, Rhys Moore said: “I would like to send huge congratulations to Jane Jefferson Cleaning on being shortlisted for the Living Wage Champion Awards. The commitment of Living … Read More

Heidi Alexander 10 Minute Rule Bill

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

On 3rd February 2015 Heidi Alexander MP put forward a 10 minute rule Bill. Heidi Alexander’s Bill was to require listed companies to report annually on the percentage of their staff paid below a Living Wage. In support of this bill she cites Jane Jefferson Cleaning as an example to how big business should operate. “Paying workers a wage that … Read More

A Letter to The Guardian

Jane Jefferson CleaningGeneral

Frustrated with the lack of debate and awareness around Domestic Cleaning and protecting workers in this low paid sector of work, we wrote to the Guardian on 24th October 2015 in response to their Article Today’s Domestic Cleaners Have Clients Not Masters. https://www.theguardian.com/money/2014/oct/27/domestic-cleaners-have-clients-not-masters With regard to Aisha Gani’s report (Whitehall cleaners gather outside HMRC to campaign for living wage, 17 … Read More