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Estate caretaker, Borough SE1

Berwick Court Management Limited

12.50-14.50/hour depending on experience

Self-employed contractor

About this role

We are seeking a caretaker on a rolling contractor basis for a private residential development of 106 flats, 2 minutes from Borough Tube Station.

This is a great opportunity for someone seeking a welcoming, friendly environment and who takes pride in the service that they offer to the residents.

Hourly rate: 12.50-14.50 per hour depending on experience

Hours: Monday - Friday 8am-4pm or 7am-3pm with one-hour lunch break (35 hours paid a week). Job share/split considered for the right candidates

Own insurance required.

Key responsibilities:

1. Communal internal and external cleaning - sweeping, vacuuming, litter picking, cleaning windows etc.

2. Repairs/maintenance -e.g. changing door handles, replacing light bulbs, carpet cleaning, small-scale decorating

- Reporting any anti-social behaviour
- Dealing with contractors
- Looking after and keeping tidy the bin stores making sure they are ready for collection, clearing bin stores
- Health and safety on site making sure your work space is a safe environment for you and the residents
- DIY skills
- Basic gardening and watering as required, maintaining the irrigation system in the garden

Person description

Up to date DBS/CRB check is essential; this must be clear and dated within 1 year. If you don't have one you can either apply for one online or get in touch with us to discuss further.

Previous experience as a caretaker is preferred but not essential. Someone with a can do attitude to work and who is self-motivated. You will need previous experience cleaning, customer service, good communication skills, able to send emails, speak in English on the telephone, and read and write in English. You need to be health and safety conscious.

You need to provide own equipment and the supply of cleaning materials.

About Berwick Court Management Limited

Residents Management Company

How to apply

For the full job specification, contact [email protected] or [email protected].

Please mention the London SE1 website when responding to this advert
This notice was posted on Monday 16 November 2020
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