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Maintenance Person Expired



£9.00 - £9.50 Per Hour


Health, Nursing

Permanent | Part Time




Are you an experienced maintenance person looking for a flexible opportunity to work with elderly people and a diverse team?

We are a small nursing home and looking for a maintenance person who could maintain the day to day physical structure of the Home and equipment to ensure the Home operates safely. You will work in liaison with Home Manager to understand priorities to give the Home a positive outlook. The role is a part time position up to 10 hours per week over 3 days per week.

Main responsibilities include:

 Maintain paint-work to a satisfactory standard both internal and external as directed.

 Carrying out regular checks on equipment including: wheelchairs, ladders, electric beds, window restrictors and clean

windows as required.

 Changing light bulbs and tubes with appropriate replacements and clean light fittings as required.

 Completing minor repairs e.g. tap washers, repairs to furniture, unblocking a sink

 Ensure that all the Health & Safety at Work are completed on a timely fashion and records maintained.

 Ensure that all equipment used is in full, safe working order, immediately reporting and/ or resolving any faults as


 Assist with stock control and ordering of products and materials as directed by the Home Manager.

 Maintain and keep the grounds tidy and accessible for residents, maintain all equipment and schedule service

arrangements as necessary.

 Be able to carry out any other necessary duties as agreed with management team.

The individual should demonstrate,

 Experience of working with vulnerable people and/or people with disabilities.

 Knowledge of carpentry, plumbing and general building repairs.

 Ability to organise and prioritise own workload effectively.

 Ability to use own initiative, work unsupervised and accept responsibility for own work.

 A commitment to working to high standards and providing a quality service.

 Enthusiastic and positive outlook.

Suitable candidate will be rewarded with competitive salary of £9 - £9.50 per hour, have the opportunity to train and work with well-motivated, diverse and friendly team of people in a learning environment. The job offer is subject to satisfactory DBS outcome and references.