Skip navigation
Find us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter
You are here: Job Search - Charity/non-profit

Maintenance Assistant

Company Leonard Cheshire Location Bedfordshire
Contract Full Time Salary £8.00 per hour (£14,600 per annum FTE 35 hours)
Sector(s) Charity/non-profit

Job Description

Full time, 35 hours per week.

Monday to Friday but may be required to be flexible from time to time.

Do you.

Want the chance to use and grow your skills and knowledge while making a difference to society?

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world?

If so. Leonard Cheshire offers you the chance to become part of a great team!

About us

Leonard Cheshire is the leader in enriching the lives of disabled people. We are the largest disability non-profit organisation in the UK, with around 7,000 employees, and we support more than 20,000 disabled people across our global operations. We honour our past, drawing on our legacy to inspire us for the future. We are in the exciting process of transforming into a modern, relevant and sustainable organisation.

We offer an environment where you can work with great leaders and be part of a team who are passionate making a positive impact on the lives of disabled people. You will have opportunities to learn and grow in your role, building your skills and knowledge in partnership with others.

About the role

You will play a key role assisting with the maintenance of the premises (internally and externally) undertaking routine maintenance and repair work to the required standards of health and safety.

About you

(please see the job description for full details)

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Relevant previous experience.
  • To understand the principles of workplace safety.
  • Be willing to work flexibly in accordance with the needs of the service and be able to perform the physical tasks required by the job.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to Leonard Cheshire's ethos and values.

We offer a wide range of employee rewards and benefits including:

  • Fair and competitive pay rates.
  • Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
  • Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to buy or sell, depending on needs (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates.
  • Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice).
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

A satisfactory disclosures check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

How to Apply

In order to apply for this job, please Sign In/Create Account.