Maintenance Assistant
Ref: CYG05779


  • Location
  • Cygnet Harrow, London Road, Harrow on the Hill HA1 3JL
  • Salary
  • £18,000 - £20,000 per annum - Depending on experience
  • Closing date
  • 31/08/2019
  • Give your career a positive change.


    At Cygnet Health Care you’ll have the chance to make a real impact on residents and their families. You’ll be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.


    As part of an organisation with an outstanding reputation for innovation in the sector, you’ll benefit from a vibrant culture tailored to help you thrive, whatever your level or career goals.
    Cygnet Hospital Harrow provides a recovery focused service treating a wide range of mental health problems. We also offer specialist diagnostic, assessment and inpatient services for individuals with mental health needs and who also have a dual diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.


    Make a bigger difference to your career and to resident care with us.

     

    In this role you’ll:


    • Be required to carry out a wide range of maintenance tasks including basic joinery, plumbing and general building work 
    • Be required to travel to other company sites
    • Be prepared to be on call on occasions to carry out emergency repair outside of normal working hours.
    • Check the fire alarm points weekly, including fire exit and door retaining devices, and fire emergency lights as specified in Group procedures.
    • Promote and ensure the good reputation of the home. To maintain and demonstrate a positive attitude towards clients, staff and others.
    • Maintain / secure the home's vehicles and undertake driving duties if required.
    • Understand and ensure the implementation of the home's Health and Safety Policy, Emergency and Fire Procedures.
    • Ensure the security of the home is maintained at all times.

     

    We're looking for people who have:


    • Worked in similar position or have worked in a self-employed capacity in recent years
    • Basic Knowledge of H & S issues in connection with the building industry
    • Ability to record detailed and accurate works information relating to maintenance tasks    
    • Team work and pleasant demeanour

     

    In return we’ll offer you:


    • Employee Discount Scheme
    • DBS paid
    • Free uniform
    • Regular coaching and support
    • Opportunity to undertake further learning with our excellent apprenticeship scheme
    • Free meals on duty

     

    Hours:

    Monday to Friday


    Please note: successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

    Ready to make a positive change? Please click on the ‘apply now’ link below.

  • Location Information
  • Cygnet Hospital Harrow provides a recovery focused service treating a wide range of mental health problems. We also offer specialist diagnostic, assessment and inpatient services for individuals with mental health needs and who also have a dual diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder.

    Featuring high staffing levels to support people in their recovery, the service aims to help people stabilise with appropriate support and return them to the community or the least restrictive environment for them as quickly as possible.

    The hospital provides top-class facilities for all service users including single en-suite bedrooms, a fully-equipped gym, an occupational therapy service, social spaces and extensive private grounds.

     

    This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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