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Mobile Caretaker

  • Employer: Barrow Borough Council
  • Reference: BBC/18/73408
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 16:15 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 18/09/2018, 23:45 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Scale 1/2 – (from £16,394 per annum)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Barrow Borough Council, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

HOUSING DEPARTMENT

 

MOBILE CARETAKER

 

Scale 1/2 – (from £16,394 per annum)

 

We have an opportunity for two highly motivated individuals to join a small team of caretakers working within the Housing Department.  This post is offered on a full-time basis of 37 hours per week worked Monday to Friday.

 

The post holders will provide a caretaking/cleaning service on all Council Housing estates with the objective of keeping public spaces safe, tidy and free of debris.

 

Applicants should be numerate and literate and must have basic experience of property maintenance. Excellent communication and organisational skills are essential.  Previous experience of dealing with customers would be an advantage.  You should be able to work on your own initiative and work successfully as part of a team. 

 

The role involves manual work and will include some heavy lifting. A current full UK driving licence is essential. 

 

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide information in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement.

 

The successful candidate will be automatically enrolled in the Local Government Pension Scheme and will be required to obtain a Basic Disclosure.

 

For more information and an informal discussion about the position, ring Bryan Walker (Senior Surveyor) on (01229) 876466.

 

To apply for this vacancy you need to complete an application form. Please visit www.yourcumbriajobs.co.uk to apply online.

 

Any queries please contact the HR Department, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 2LD on (01229) 876543 or e-mail hr@barrowbc.gov.uk.

 

Closing date for applications:   Tuesday, 18th September 2018

 

The Council welcomes applications from people with disabilities and

from the minority ethnic community who are underrepresented within our workforce.

 

Being Disability Confident demonstrates that the Council is committed to the recruitment and retention of disabled people.  The Council is recognised as a Disability Confident Employer and will guarantee an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria for the job.

 

Barrow Borough Council is committed to protecting people’s privacy and complying with the General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR (Regulation EU 2016/679).

 

Please use the following link to our website to view how we will

manage and process your personal data should you apply for this position:

https://www.barrowbc.gov.uk/about-the-council/data-protection-and-privacy-statement/

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How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.
  • Employer: Barrow Borough Council
  • Reference: BBC/18/73408
  • Published: Tue 04/09/2018, 16:15 PM
  • Closing on: Tue 18/09/2018, 23:45 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: Scale 1/2 – (from £16,394 per annum)
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Barrow Borough Council, Town Hall, Duke Street, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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