Handy Person - Enhanced


Handy Person - Enhanced At OSJCT we care about our residents and we care about each other. Because we're a not for profit trust, we invest every penny we make in the people who live in our homes and the people who work here too. This means better quality care and lovely homes for our residents, along with competitive wages and great training and development for our people.We are currently modernising our portfolio of care homes - refurbishing our existing homes and moving into new, inspiring, contemporary care homes too. As we expand our property portfolio, we need more people with the right mix of skills and passion to ensure that our homes are kept well maintained and safe. As the Handy Person you will take pride in the Home that you maintain, including the surrounding gardens. You will get to know our residents and their families, and you will let them get involved in helping you to maintain their home. You will be responsible for key tasks such as the maintenance of heating and lighting, the overall fabric of the building, regular checks on the boiler and water systems and completing all the relevant health and safety checks.What experience do you need?You will have previous experience in a role such as a caretaker where practical skills are a requirement, alongside a positive attitude and commitment to providing a well maintained environment in line with Health & Safety regulations. You will be confident working on your own initiative; prioritising your work schedules, whilst in turn; good communication skills and team orientated.What will you get in return?You'll be working for one of the largest not for profit care providers in the UK. A great advantage of being a large organisation is that we can offer competitive pay, generous benefits and training to reward you for taking such good care of our residents.Here's an overview of some of the benefits you could get for working for us;Company pensionCompany sick pay (after probation)Weekend ratesLife Assurance28 days holiday entitlement (including bank holidays) pro rataFree uniformFree DBSFree car parkingEmployee Assistance Programme and Health and Wellbeing PlatformComprehensive Induction, ongoing training and developmentRefer a Friend bonus scheme paying £500 for carer recommendations"My Rewards" offering you discount on shopping, days out, restaurants and much moreThe Government's 'Infection Control Fund' (introduced as a result of the Coronavirus) requires Care homes to restrict permanent and temporary staff to working in only one care home, to help reduce the spread of the Coronavirus. As a result of this, if you already have another job elsewhere (either in Care or another sector) and you wish to continue working there alongside the Trust, unfortunately we would not be able to progress with your application at this time. However, if you are happy to consider committing to working for us exclusively until the restrictions are lifted we are happy to discuss guaranteeing you the hours you will lose from not being able to work your second job. Or once the restrictions are lifted, please do not hesitate to re-apply for any of our roles that maybe of interest to you then.Share this articleContract type: Permanent Hours per week: 10 Salary type: Hourly Rate: £9.97 Level of DBS check: Enhanced Closing date: Thursday, 31st December - 2020 23:55 Downloads

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