Maintenance Assistant - Charlton Farm, Nr Bristol

Posted a week ago by Children's Hospice South West

£20,799 - £23,473/annum
An established and successful charity, Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) provides hospice care for children with life limiting conditions and their families in the South West of England.

We are seeking a qualified and experienced tradesperson who will work as part of a small, friendly maintenance team at Charlton Farm near Bristol. The successful candidate will help take responsibility for the effective and safe maintenance of Charlton Farm and shop premises in Bristol and the surrounding area.

Applicants must be proactive, with effective organisational skills. A full UK driving licence is essential. In addition to being skilled and ideally qualified in a particular trade, the successful applicant also requires basic plumbing, building decorating skills along with a good understanding of Health and Safety.

We value our staff and offer an excellent working environment with an enthusiastic and committed team.

Please read the job description & person specification to see if this role is a fit to your experience, skills and interests before applying.

Please note if sufficient applications are received prior to the advertised closing date, we reserve the right to close this vacancy early. We therefore recommend that you apply for the role as soon as possible.

CHSW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and all employees must obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure. Charity Registration Number 100 3314.

Why Work For Us?

Benefits of working at CHSW include: personal pension scheme with 7% employer contribution, 27 days (plus bank holidays) holiday entitlement which increases with service, enhanced sick pay scheme, family friendly policies, occupational health, wellbeing and counselling services, group life insurance scheme, training and development opportunities, a chance to make a real difference, green agenda

This fantastic opportunity will give you the chance to explore the wonders of the South West, whether you are already located here, you are a returner or looking for a different way of life; the South West offers a high quality of life and great leisure opportunities. These environmental attractions are matched by the excellent reputation of the highly successful Children’s Hospice South West (CHSW) as an organisation and local employer.

Location: Charlton Farm, Wraxall, near Bristol
Salary: £20,799 - £23,473 per annum
Hours: 37 hours per week, (there will also be a requirement to help provide occasional out of hours emergency cover for Charlton Farm, which will be paid)
Contract: Full time, permanent
Closing date: 9th July 2022
Interviews: TBC

You may have experience of the following: Maintenance, PPM, Assistant Carpenter, Property Maintenance, Joiner, Building, Construction, Carpentry, Joinery, Housing Association, Labourer, Plumber, Plasterer, Electrician, Builder etc.

Ref: 133 722
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