Maintenance Assistant (1945) PP

Recruiter
Leonard Cheshire
Location
Birkby
Salary
£15,000 - £19,999
Posted
25 Apr 2018
Closes
24 May 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Part time, days, 14 hours a week - 2 days per week

Do you…

Want the chance to use and grow your skills and knowledge while making a difference to society?

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world?

If so… Leonard Cheshire Disability offers you the chance to become part of a great team!

About us

Leonard Cheshire is the leader in enriching the lives of disabled people. We are the largest disability non-profit organisation in the UK, with around 7,000 employees, and we support more than 20,000 disabled people across our global operations. We honour our past, drawing on our legacy to inspire us for the future. We are in the exciting process of transforming into a modern, relevant and sustainable organisation.

We offer an environment where you can work with great leaders and be part of a team who are passionate making a positive impact on the lives of disabled people. You will have opportunities to learn and grow in your role, building your skills and knowledge in partnership with others.

About the role

You will play a central role in ensuring the smooth and efficient maintenance and safety of the service and its surrounding areas for the benefit of our customers. You will ensure the safety of the service and all equipment through regular checks and servicing, and be responsible for designated ancillary staff.

About you (please see the job description for full details)

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • To have previous, relevant experience in an appropriate skill (e.g. plumbing or carpentry), or in a similar role.
  • A level 3 or 4 qualification in an appropriate skill would be advantageous.
  • To have previous supervisory experience.
  • To have a driving licence if required by the respective service.
  • To be willing to work flexibly in accordance with the needs of the service.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to Leonard Cheshire Disability’s ethos and values.

We offer a wide range of employee rewards and benefits including:

  • Fair and competitive pay rates.
  • Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
  • Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to buy or sell, depending on needs (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates.
  • Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to child-care vouchers (salary sacrifice).
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

Leonard Cheshire Disability welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

A satisfactory disclosures check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.