Caretaker & Housekeeper

Walton-on-Thames, Surrey
£19,000 per annum
06 Jun 2019
03 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Caretaker & Housekeeper

Walton on Thames Charity

A fantastic opportunity to join a team with a fresh approach to managing its property

The Charity has a portfolio of land, sheltered housing, community buildings, allotments, woodlands, supported houses and offices. 

We are looking for a maintenance team member to tend to our sheltered accommodation, working with tradespersons to keep our properties in good order.

We are particularly keen to hear from individuals with previous experience in building services maintenance and housekeeping. Working as part of a larger team the ideal candidate will have experience of working to achieve agreed works and ensure they are completed within agreed timeframes.

You will be responsible for the cleaning and maintenance of external and internal areas within our properties which will include general maintenance, maintenance cleaning, being pro active in assessing for maintenance issues, testing of fire alarms and emergency lighting, water temperature monitoring and updating site information. You will assist with setting up furniture, unblocking sinks and keeping the laundry room serviced. You will be able to provide a courteous and efficient service at all times keeping residents advised of when actions will be undertaken.

Walton Charity

  • Is a local charity committed to improving the lives of local people
  • Is based in the centre of Walton on Thames
  • Can offer flexible hours – 25 to 30 hours per week over five days
  • Competitive terms and conditions; £19,000 pa pro rata plus benefits

As we are a small charity you would be expected to be flexible, able to prioritise competing demands and take the initiative with your workload.

You will play a key role in helping the Walton Charity transform the way in which it manages its property and make a difference to the lives of local people.

Click apply below to submit a copy of your CV and covering letter highlighting your skills and experience in relation to the role and how you can bring relevant skills to Walton Charity properties. Previous applicants need not re-apply.