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Title:  Maintenance Operative

Location: 

Leicester, East Midlands, GB, LE4 5LE

Department:  Care (Maintenance, Driving and Site Service Staff)
Operation:  Sanctuary Care
Requisition Number:  53584

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

 

Maintenance Operative

 

Asra House Residential Care Home, 15 Asha Margh, Leicester, Leicestershire

 

£9.88 per hour

 

30 hours per week

 

Why work for us?

When you join Sanctuary Care, you will be part of something special – we are an innovative organisation, with ambitious growth plans. We put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our values.

 

Where you’ll work

Asra House provides residential, dementia and respite care for 40 residents, with culturally appropriate services for residential with an Asian lifestyle. We are located in a quiet leafy residential area close to Leicester's 'Golden Mile' of shop sand restaurants. It is essential applicants will be multi lingual, verbally proficient in English as well as one of the main Asian languages; Gujarati, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi. The home features a special Hindu temple, prayer room and separate kitchens for the preparation of traditional vegetarian and non-vegetarian Asian cuisine.

 

Click here for further information about the home.

 

The role will include

Maintaining a safe and well presented environment, you will carry out general maintenance in the home and its grounds. As well as carrying out weekly health and safety checks and risk assessments, you should also adhere to relevant regulations and guidelines. Occasional liaison with contractors and residents is possible, so strong communication (both written and verbal) and organisational skills are key to this role.

 

The successful candidate will need to have basic health and safety knowledge. Knowledge of Legionella disease is also desirable. 

                                           

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary Care a great place to work we offer access to a range of great employee benefits including:

 

  • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • CQC performance bonus
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Loyalty Award available*
  • Refer a friend scheme with payment of up to £750 available*
  • Contributory pension from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Access to a free 24/7 support service providing support including legal, financial, emotional and medical advice
  • Discounts on shopping, holidays, cinema, dining, days out and much more via ‘My Rewards’
  • Criminal Records Checks are funded by Sanctuary Care

* Terms and Conditions apply

 

Isn’t it time you joined us?

 

If you require further assistance please contact Asra House Residential Care Home on 0116 266 2727 and quote Ref: 53584

 

To apply please click the blue Apply button at the top of the page or please send your up to date CV and covering letter to Resourcing.team@sanctuary-housing.co.uk

 

Closing date: 31 October 2019

 

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We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.

 

Building Equality and Diversity
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.
An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.
Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.


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