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Title:  Mobile Caretaker

Location: 

Paignton, South West, GB, TQ4 7QR

Department:  Estate Services (Caretaking, Cleaning)
Operation:  Sanctuary Property Services
Requisition Number:  190742

 

Sanctuary provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary organisations.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

Mobile Caretaker

 

Paignton - covering the South West

 

£22,037 - £23,197 per year

 

40 hours per week

 

We are looking for a Mobile Caretaker to join our Estate Services team based in Paignton. The role will be responsible for cleaning and maintaining communal areas of properties and schemes ensuring the properties are ready to re-let once tenants have moved out. Covering the South West region, the role will include a company van and tools required to complete tasks. We are looking for a proactive individual who will complete tasks in a timely manner, to a high quality and who works well within a team.

 

The role of Mobile Caretaker will include:

  • Undertaking general caretaking duties including cleaning void properties and areas including the stairs, doors and windows, removing bulk waste, fitting carpets and basic onsite repairs
  • Grounds maintenance tasks to include lawn mowing, hedge trimming and general upkeep
  • Working with customers to identify faults, resolving issues and improving services
  • Completing all documents and paperwork concerning tasks completed
  • Ensuring tools and equipment are maintained in a suitable condition

 

Skills and experiences:

  • Literacy and numeracy equivalent to Grade C English and Maths GCSE
  • Experience in a similar role or completing similar tasks
  • Some experience of working to deadlines and prioritising work loads
  • Working knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
  • Practical experience in operating hand tools and light machinery
  • Good communication and customer care skills
  • This role will involve driving on company business. In order to drive a company vehicle, drivers must hold a full valid UK driving licence

 

About us

Sanctuary Property Services provide in-house repairs and maintenance services for an extensive portfolio of properties across Sanctuary.  As part of a not-for-profit organisation, we aim to achieve outstanding results for our customers based on our values - working in an open and transparent way, creating strong partnerships with our customers and providing a first-class customer service.

 

Our Benefits    

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, where your wellbeing is of genuine importance, we have developed an attractive employment package. The package recognises your contribution, supports your physical, mental and financial health and gives you the flexibility to tailor your employee benefits by offering:

  • 24 days annual leave plus public holidays
  • A pension scheme with employer contributions from Sanctuary
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Advice Service including counselling
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Voluntary health plans  
  • Employee discounts
  • Wellbeing support and tools
  • Employee recognition scheme
  • £22,037 per annum (rising to £23,197 per annum after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)

 

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Closing Date: 16 August 2022

 

We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.

 

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Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers.
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
Sanctuary Maintenance Contractors Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.

 


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