Do you enjoy working in new environments where no two days are the same? If so, and if you enjoy creating a well-presented and safe setting then join the team as a Regional Grounds & Maintenance Assistant.
Based at Crossley Place, you will report to the Regional Grounds & Maintenance Manager to provide maintenance support to Elysium services in the North West.
As you oversee at least 11 services, you will be responsible for operating maintenance and horticultural equipment, contributing to long-term projects to support the development and maintenance of services grounds.
You will be able to turn your hand to all maintenance-related duties, from grass cutting, lawn growth treatments, gardening, using tractors and mowers and ensuring the services perimeter fences are secure.
*This role will require you to visit Elysium services across the North West on a regular basis so a driving licence and your own are required.
- Promotion of and encourage wildlife throughout the unit grounds
- Carry out regular grounds work and risk assessment
- Follow Elysium's & Health & Safety procedures
To be successful in this role, you will need:
- NVQ Horticulture or equivalent
- Driving Licence
- Awareness of health & safety procedures
- Landscaping and horticultural experience
- Maintenance of fine turf lawns experience
- Experience in estate grounds maintenance/general maintenance
- Experience in building and maintenance work
What you will get:
- Annual salary of £18,750
- The equivalent of 33 days annual leave - plus your birthday off!
- Free meals and parking
- Wellbeing support and activities
- Career development and training
- Pension contribution
- Life Assurance
- Enhanced Maternity Package
There are also a range of other benefits including retail discounts and special offers and much more.
About your next employer:
You will be working for an established, stable and agile company with a unique approach to the delivery of care. With a network of over 80 services across England and Wales, providing four services including: Mental Health, Neurological, Learning Disabilities & Autism, Children & Education, there is an opportunity for you to grow and move with Elysium.