Local Government, Public Sector
Our local authority client in North West London is recruiting a Caretaker – to support the health and wellbeing of residents. Providing a visible presence and trusted service in the delivery of a flexible, responsive, high-quality caretaking service on housing estates and the small number of street properties who receive this provision.
To provide a visible presence and trusted service in the delivery of a flexible, responsive, high-quality caretaking service on our housing estates and the small number of street properties who receive this provision—ensuring a high standard of cleanliness to internal elements of residential buildings in addition to the external areas within the parameters of an estate:
Qualification – Essential
GCSE/O Level, 5 GCSE’S including English & maths
Ability to drive a tug to transport refuse bins to a collection point if required
Microsoft Office and Social Media
Skills, Abilities & Experience – Essential
Experience in Gardening and Minor Building Maintenance
Good oral/written communication skills
To be physically fit and strong enough to carry tools and materials
Excellent level of literacy and numeracy
Ability to work on both own initiative with minimum supervision and as part of a team
Essential IT and associated skills.
Experience of prioritising and planning conflicting workloads regularly to meet deadlines and set targets.
Experience of communicating effectively both verbally and in writing with residents, contractors, colleagues, elected members, etc.
Able to ensure that customer care standards are adhered to at all times
Ability to undertake manual handling duties and other physical demands required of the role on a daily basis
Ability to carry out health and safety inspections of the building and take appropriate action
DBS REQUIRED: Enhanced barred lists children & Adults
Candidates will undergo a pre-employment screening for this post
Able to provide Three Years of references – essential
To apply for this role, candidates require a full work history with no unexplained gaps
Diamond Blaque is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Diamond Blaque is acting as an Employment Agency for this vacancy
Job Title: Caretaker
Salary: £13.79 – Per Hour PAYE-Inside IR35
Location: North West London
Hours: 36.00 hours per week
Duration: Minimum of three months – Extension on Performance
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org.