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General Maintenance (painting & decorating - internal & external)




Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal, 100 Wilmslow Road, Manchester, SK8 3DG

Priory Group Division


Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time


£18,600.00 p.a. plus enhancements.



Job Advert - Division Information


Knowing that you’re making a difference to people’s lives is rewarding in itself. But our many roles offer much more than that. As well as helping you grow and develop your talent, we want you to feel proud of where you work and what you do.

Job Advert Location Description

Priory Group is the UK’S leading independent provider of mental health care and education services.  We have an outstanding reputation both for the service we deliver and for the investment we make in our people and in our environment.

The Priory Hospital Cheadle Royal is a specialist provider of complex mental health services, providing clinical excellence in our eating disorders, adolescent, rehabilitation and PICU services.

Job Advert Role Description

We have two job opportunities for two Maintenance roles.

The roles will require the person to have had some experience in general maintenance repairs and painting & decorating,  and would need to demonstrate the following:

-Experience in painting and decorating.

-The ability to resolve basic maintenance issues quickly and efficiently

-Ability to resolve problems and adhere to safety guidelines

-To be flexible and capable of working as part of an on call out of hours rota system

-Ability to work as part of a team

-Good communication skills

-Resourcefulness and self-motivation

-Capable of working safely with hand tools and machinery

-Undertake regular and routine tasks but can alter the sequence of tasks on a daily basis to meet the need of a particular operational occurrence

-Ability to occasionally work in adverse weather conditions ie gritting and clearing site of snow / fallen branches


Main Purposes and Key Accountabilities:

-Under direction, delivers an efficient and effective maintenance service within the Priory unit to assist in the wellbeing, safety and comfort of patient and pupils.


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


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


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


-Liaises with contractors on site, as required providing local knowledge and guidance, in order that planned and preventive maintenance schedules can be completed in a timely fashion.


What we offer in return:


The Benefits…

The additional benefits to the role are:

•           25 days annual leave (plus 8 Bank holidays) increasing with length of service

•           Birthday leave

•           Free on site parking

•           Subsidised meals

•           Contributory pension scheme

•           Priory Perks discount portal

•           Long Service recognition

•           Enhanced sick pay and maternity pay after 1 years service

•           Wellbeing committee and full access to our Employee Assistance Programme

•           Comprehensive Induction


For further information about the post, please contact or 0161 42809511 ext 5116


Division DBS info

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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