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Maintenance Assistance/Plumber




Llanarth Court, Llanarth, Nr Usk, Monmouthshire, NP15 2YD

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert Role Description

Llanarth Court Hospital is a 114 bedded  forensic hospital providing a secure environment consisting of medium, low and open rehabilitation settings  for men and women with mental illness and or personality disorder.

We are currently recruiting for a full time Maintenance Person to join our friendly Maintenance Team at Llanarth Court Hospital.  Experience in a similar role and setting would be advantageous. 

The successful candidate will  be required to take part  in on-call rota, have Basic numeracy and literacy skills, have the ability to prioritise work and have the ability to work with minimum supervision and have     Strong customer focus,  attitude and team working ethic .


Maintains a well decorated, safe and comfortable environment throughout the site, in line with quality standards, and follows work processes which comply with statutory regulations.

Ensures that Priory minimum standards are delivered in all site areas in a timely and efficient manner, as part of a team.

Identifies and reports damage, faults and other related issues to the Maintenance Manager (and then actions as agreed) to ensure that environmental conditions continue to meet quality standards and statutory regulations.

Carry out General Maintenance tasks as defined in the Appendix and in the General Property Maintenance Guide.

Carry out compliance testing (i.e. fire alarms, bed inspections, vehicle checks) as instructed by the Maintenance Manager.

Responsible for carrying out local maintenance checks set out in the Maintenance Guide & in Priory Group Policy & Procedures.

Provides a security service, maintaining the security and integrity of the building as well as the safety of its occupants.

Undertakes regular internal and external patrols of the unit and its grounds, ensuring that all the windows and doors are closed and locked as appropriate to the time of day.

Deals with any potential acts of disturbance, vandalism or theft within the grounds, reporting these and any other untoward or suspicious incidents to the manager in charge.

Maintains an accurate record of all incidents and suspicious activities within a log book.

To be aware of and comply with the requirements of the Health & Safety at Work Act, (encompassing risk assessments, method statements and Permits to Work), associated acts and subordinate regulations to minimise risk.

Responsible for ensuring that any attempts at works or projects is within the individuals capabilities and should not expose themselves or others to risk.

Carry out such other duties relating to the work of the department as required by Management.

Individuals will not be required, nor should they, carry out any works that require a certification unless they are in possession of an in date and correct certificate.

Takes part in on-call Rota.


Basic numeracy and literacy required

Detail oriented & ability to prioritise

Ability to work with minimum supervision

Strong customer focused attitude and team working ethic.

To assist in maintaining the Hospital in good working order, ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation and to carry out all types of plumbing needs for the Hospital.





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About us

As one of the UK’s leading providers of behavioural care and specialist support services to adults and young people, Priory Group promise a challenging and fulfilling career with the support of a world class organisation willing to invest in your development. 

Across our network of hospitals, residential care homes, education facilities and supported living services, we are making a real and lasting difference to the lives of the people we support.


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. Priory Group will cover the cost of a DBS check.

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