Caretaker

Location:
Glasgow
Contract Type:
Full Time
Sector:
Hospitality Jobs
Specialism:
Maintenance Jobs
Salary:
£8.45 - £8.71 per hour
Posted:
30-Jul-18
Job Ref:
152790

ASA Recruitment are currently looking for Caretakers to work in care homes for the elderly within the Glasgow area.

These are temporary Caretaker roles, scheduled to last approximately three months, however, there is potential that these will be extended for the right candidates.

You will ideally have experience working in maintenance or janitorial roles, however, candidates with appropriate skills who have worked in other sectors will be considered. You will require to carry out light repair and maintenance, as well as monitoring of faults and hazards across the residential home.

There are Caretaker placements available in various locations throughout Glasgow.

The Role

Working within a care home, you will be required to monitor and inspect the general condition of all fixtures and fittings and be responsible for the general upkeep of the unit. This will involve identifying possible hazards, before either carrying out repairs, or notifying the appropriate persons so that tradesmen may be contacted. The care home will be occupied by service users, and therefore you must be comfortable working around members of the public and be happy to engage with service users in a polite and friendly way.

Requirements

As you will be working in a care home, you will be required to apply for, and undergo a full PVG check with Disclosure Scotland. All necessary forms will be provided at interview.

Benefits

· Attractive shift pattern - Monday to Friday - 35 hours per week
· Competitive rates of pay
· Accrued holiday pay
· Positive and friendly working environment
· Varied workload - no two days will be the same

If you are interested in this role, please apply online with a copy of your most up to date CV, showing relevant experience, and we will be in touch soon.

ASA Recruitment is one of Scotland's largest independent multi-sector recruitment agencies. We specialise in providing effective tailored solutions for permanent, contract and temporary employment requirements for our Clients and Candidates. We are members of the REC and are ISO certified.

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