Current Vacancies at L&Q
Job vacancy details
Non Residential Caretaker - 36 hours per week Based at Garratt Lane, London SW18 4SN
|Employer||London and Quadrant Housing Trust||Reference||NRCGL1|
|Published||Wed 08/08/2012 13:27 PM||Closing Date||Tue 14/08/2012 17:00 PM|
|Working Pattern||Full Time, Permanent position||Hours||9-5|
|Salary||Starting Salary £17,107 pa plus £3372 pa live out allowance||DBS Check||Enhanced|
|Location||Based at Garratt Lane, London SW18 4SN|
When you look for a new employer, choose somewhere that cares as much about its staff as it does about its customers. We place a strong emphasis on staff training, welfare and development. L&Q is a charitable housing association offering people the chance to buy or rent homes throughout London and the South of England.
This role forms part of our Property Services structure and is a key function of our continuing commitment to providing a responsive customer based service for our residents. You will be involved in maintaining communal areas within our blocks and on our estates, carrying out small maintenance repairs as well as carrying out communal cleaning and grounds maintenance work, health & safety and security.
You should be capable of carrying out a variety of small jobs and working effectively as part of a team and under your own initiative. Trade, Gardening or Locksmith experience would be an advantage although not essential.You must be a good communicator and be willing to learn new skills as the service adapts to the changing needs within the Neighbourhood. You will need to work on your own initiative and be self motivated to organise your own time effectively. You will need to be proactive in your daily activities and aware of safe working practices.
It is an essential requirement that you have well developed communication, written, numeracy and IT skills, hold a full driving licence and have access to a vehicle on a daily basis as this role requires the post holder to be mobile (travelling to various sites).
Interviews will be held on 28th August 2012
Please note due to a high number of applications we will be unable to reschedule the advertised interview date. However if the panel do not recruit on the day and you meet the shortlist we will arrange to interview you at a later date.
For this post the successful candidate will need to apply for an enhanced disclosure check to enable them to work within the Team. For further information about the disclosure scheme please visit www.crb.homeoffice.gov.uk Please note you will not be able to start employment with L&Q until the disclosure has been received and is satisfactory.
Early applications are encouraged as we are experiencing a high volume of applicants for all posts, we will review numbers of applicants on a daily basis and once we have received sufficient forms we reserve the right to close the advertisement. As soon as the advert is closed, no further applications will be accepted.
If you have not heard from us within 10 days of the job closing please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.