Location
St Winnow, Rocky Park Road, Plymstock, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 7DQ
Priory Group Division
Adult Care
Vacancy Type
Permanent - Full Time
Salary
£9.10 per hour
Hours
40 per week
Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Adult Care is the UK’s leading independent provider of specialist adult care services. Our aim is to provide the right support in the right home for all the individuals we accommodate.

With community-based residential care settings, as well as a network of supported living services, we support adults over the age of 18 with autism, dementia, learning disabilities, mental health conditions, Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS) and behaviours that challenge. We also offer a range of residential and nursing care settings for older people with varying levels of need.

Job Advert Location Description

The Job role will be covering Four sites

St Winnow  a five bed service based in Plymstock

Coolhaze a three bed service based in Plymstock

Ridgecott a ten bed service based in Plympton

Udul Garth a ten bed service based in Torpoint

Job Advert Role Description

To support with minor maintenance tasks throughout the Four sites,including gardening  spending 1 day a week per site. On  Fridays you will need to  complete safety checks completing Health and Safety site checks including Fire Safety, in compliance with Priory Policies and Procedures at each home..

A vehicle will be provided for the 40 hours but will remain at St Winnow site out of normal working hours

The quality and appearance of our services create the first impression for service users and their families and our Maintenance teams take huge pride in maintaining our buildings to the highest possible standards. As a Maintenance Assistant, you will have the opportunity to contribute to this by working hard to maintain the fixtures and fittings of our buildings.

As well as undertaking regular inspections of buildings, equipment, fixtures and fittings, you will also carry out the completion of routine and unplanned maintenance operations, ensuring minimal disruption to the service and compliance with operational standards and statutory regulations.

What we’d like from you:

  • Previous experience in building and grounds maintenance
  • Full, clean driving licence
  • Committed and enthusiastic
  • Able to use own initiative
  • Excellent organisational capability
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexibility and strong “can do” attitude

What we’d like to give you:

  • A competitive salary
  • Enhanced disclosure cost coverage
  • Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training
  • 28 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays
  • Online benefits and cash back rewards
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • SMART Childcare Vouchers
  • SMART Pension option
Division DBS info

Career Pathways

As a Priory Group employee, you’ll be able to chart your long-term career along defined pathways (from Support Worker to CEO), each path providing you a fulfilling work environment and support from a world class organisation to achieve your professional goals. We want to invest in you to achieve the next step in your career, so you can continue to make a difference in people’s lives.

Disclosure

All roles will be subject to a successful disclosure at an appropriate level from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), Access NI or Disclosure Scotland. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Description
Maintenance_Assistant.pdf
Closing Date
07/07/2018