Caretaker / Cleaner

LE67 4NA, Coalville
£7,545 - £8,793 per annum (£15,090 -£17,585 Full Time Equivalent)
07 Jun 2019
25 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

Caretaker / Cleaner


Salary £7,545 - £8,793 per annum (£15,090 -£17,585 Full Time Equivalent)

Permanent, 17.5 hours per week to be worked flexibly  (flexible & family friendly working arrangements)

About us

emh group is one of the largest providers of affordable homes and care and support services in the East Midlands.  We employee more than 1000 employees and have key work bases in Chesterfield, Coalville, Leicester, Peak District and Ilkeston.  In addition to this, we have around 19,000 properties in more than 40 local authority areas across the region and provide care and support to hundreds more customers.

The role

We now have an opportunity for a Caretaker / Cleaner to join emh homes on a part-time basis to ensure that the appearance and security of the scheme are maintained to the highest standards.

Your main duties will be opening and closing the building for centre users, ensuring the building is clean, safe and operational for users. Undertaking regular health and Safety checks, you will carry out minor maintenance and report on any repairs, defects or damage. You will also check the operation and function of alarms and fire safety equipment liaising with the police and other emergency services as required.

The ideal candidate

The successful candidate will have experience in a similar Caretaking and Cleaning position along with DIY & practical skills and possess knowledge of general building maintenance. You will need to have good communication skills and have worked previously in a customer facing role. Good digital and ICT skills are also required including the use the internet, email / Outlook, mobile phones / tablets and MS Word.


As an organisation, we are Investors in People - Gold accredited and as such, we are committed to best practice in people management, continuous improvement and support this by offering career development and training to our staff, in a friendly and open environment.  We expect that if you work with us, it will be in a job that is challenging, stimulating and rewarding.

In addition, you can expect to receive:

·         A competitive salary

·         A contributory pension scheme

·         A Health cash plan (currently with BHSF)

·         34 days annual leave (including statutory days), increasing with length of


·         Flexi-time working hours (where service needs allow)

·         Family friendly policies

·         Charity days scheme

·         Professional subscriptions

·         Free on site car parking

Closing Date: 25th June, 2019

Interview Date: 10th & 11th July, 2019