Maintenance Person - Full time

£12.00 hourly
  • Angelcare plc
  • Newlands Care Home, Tetlow Lane, Salford, UK
  • 03 Sep, 2021

Job Description

Newlands is in the heart of Salford and can accommodate 30 residents needing nursing or residential care. Most of our residents follow the Jewish faith, and the home is licensed with the Beth-Din, with the inclusion of Kosher meals. We maintain very strong links to the Jewish community via the Jewish Federation, our resident Rabbi, and the local Jewish day centre.

To keep our beautiful and friendly home running smoothly, we need an experienced, enthusiastic and committed maintenance person to join us. Your tasks will include the following, so you must have a good knowledge of health and safety:

  • Electrical and plumbing repairs
  • Painting & decorating
  • General DIY tasks within the care home
  • Maintaining the home's gardens
  • Gutter cleaning and drainage repairs
  • General building repairs
  • Moving furniture around within the care home.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of adults, successful applicants are required to provide an enhanced DBS disclosure at their own cost.

Covid vaccinations:  If offered employment, you must produce evidence that you have either commenced or completed the vaccination programme. If not, you must agree to have both vaccinations, commencing the programme at the first available opportunity. All care home staff need to be fully vaccinated by 11th November 2021, or prove medical exemption. This is a legal requirement and applies to everyone working in a care home.


We invest in our staff in training and development above the national guidelines as we recognise our staff are the key to our success. Recruiting and retaining the right staff is paramount. We do this by valuing their input and empowering them throughout their roles.