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Caretaker

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Job Introduction

Job Title: Caretaker 

Salary Banding:  £16,926 - £19,445

Job Location:  Keighley

Contract Duration:  Permanent

Hours (weekly):  35 hrs a week (Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm)

Are you seeking an opportunity where you can make really a difference?

Your Housing Group has an exciting opportunity for a Caretaker to join the team at Airedale Hospital, (BD20 8US).  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has experience of building maintenance services.

As a Caretaker, you will work alongside the Keyworker Accommodation Officer where you will be responsible for undertaking  day to day maintenance duties.

You will be responsible for the repairs and maintenance of communal areas, offices, and external grounds e.g.:  changing lights and tap washers, grouting, sealing around baths, cleaning of communal stairwells, and painting.  You will work alongside the Accommodation Officer to ensure properties are ready for occupation as well as undertaking property inspections. You will also be responsible for some cleaning and compliance related activities as well as providing office cover when required.

As our Caretaker, you will be competent at undertaking low level repairs, have excellent relationship management skills, be highly motivated, computer literate (Outlook, Word and Excel (basic skill required) and able to work alone.

In addition to the above you will embrace the culture of continuous improvement to support Value for Money throughout the organisation and have a passion for doing things right first time.

Your Housing Group is a new generation of housing provider, working efficiently and effectively to build as many quality houses as possible, thereby playing its part in solving the national housing crisis. With over 28,000 homes across the North West, Yorkshire and the Midlands, the business has a large portfolio of retirement living developments and an innovative private rental offer in Nuvu.

Prior to completing your application, please review the attached Role Profile to better understand the role and key responsibilities.   

Closing Date: 1st July 2020

Should we receive a high number of applications, we may close this vacancy earlier than the date indicated above, therefore, you are encouraged to submit your application as soon as possible.

Your Housing Group values diversity and encourages applications from all communities. Your Housing Group operates a Guaranteed Interview Scheme for tenants or anyone who resides in a Your Housing Group property.  It also operates the scheme for any applicants who declare they have a disability. Those applicants who meet the minimum requirements for the role as set out in the role profile will be guaranteed an interview.  Some roles may be subject to probity checks which will override the scheme where a potential conflict of interest or a probity matter has been identified. YHG1

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