• Job description

    We are looking for a caretaker on a permanent basis to work within the Open space and environmental services team. Within this varied role you will work with other team members to ensure that our neighbourhoods are clean, safe and attractive. The Open Space Team is responsible for the maintenance of all Trust Open Spaces, external and internal communal areas including shrub beds, trees and play areas. No two days are the same and duties will range from tree planting to litter picking and weeding one of our garage sites or testing the fire alarms in one of our blocks of flats. We are looking for a positive and proactive person who will bring knowledge and enthusiasm to help shape the future of the Open Space service.

  • Benefits

    In addition to salary, we offer a great working environment, a workplace pension scheme, 24-29 days annual leave depending on service, child-care subsidy and annual Personal Development and Well Being payment.

  • How to apply

    Please visit our website at www.wvht.co.uk to access the job information pack and either submit your CV with a covering letter (max. 2 pages) demonstrating how you meet the minimum criteria in relation to the person specification or complete our application form from our website. Completed applications should demonstrate how you meet the essential criteria in relation to the person specification, please return to Gadbrook Point, Rudheath Way, Northwich, CW9 7LL or send to [email protected]

    Those applicants that consider themselves to have a disability and meet the minimum criteria for the role will be guaranteed an interview. Please confirm within your application if you consider yourself to have a disability.

    In line with the Trust’s Disclosure & Barring Policy, please confirm if you have any current convictions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

    The Trust invites applications from all members of the community, irrespective of age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, race, religion or disability.

    Closing date for applications: 12 noon, 3rd May 2022
    (Please be aware that applications received after this time will not be considered)


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