Location:         Norwich and Dereham

Salary:            £19,355

Full-time:        37 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Job ref:           N232 

As part of our Facilities and Health and Safety Team this role will provide onsite maintenance support for Autism Anglia’s Norfolk properties based in Norwich and Dereham. 

Primarily you will be responsible for general maintenance, grounds and decoration across the sites in Norfolk. You will have regular contact with the Facilities Manager to ensure the correct monitoring of planned work and available budgets. You will also have responsibility for completion of the maintenance log and conducting health and safety checks including reporting any issues. 

To be successful in this role you will have experience of general property and/or grounds maintenance in a similar role and you will have a good understanding of health and safety principles and maintaining safe environments to work in. Although not essential, it would be advantageous to have a working knowledge of risk assessments and COSH regulations and a background in either health and social care or 3rd sector. It is essential that the successful applicant holds a full driving licence, a small van will be provided to carry out your duties. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a well-established charity.  Autism Anglia provides ongoing training and supervision, continuing professional development and support as well as an extensive induction on commencement of employment. 

Autism Anglia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Benefits:

  • 25 days annual leave (rising to 27 days after 5 years) plus 8 bank holidays
  • Pension scheme
  • Death in Service Benefit
  • Access to Perkbox incentives including exclusive High Street, entertainment, restaurant and supermarket discounts
  • Refer a friend scheme

Closing date: 24th of January 2020

If you are interested and would like to apply please send your CV to [email protected] or contact us on 01206 577678 if you would like to talk to us or arrange an informal visit.

If no response is received within 3 weeks of applying, please assume your application has been unsuccessful. You are welcome to apply again for other positions.

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