Maintenance Assistant

Job Description

If you enjoy creating a well-presented and safe environment then join the team at Thornford Park in Thatcham as an Maintenance Assistant and be a valued member of the service.

As a Maintenance Assistant, you will be responsible for ensuring the services facilities are fit for purpose and will regularly conduct audits to identify and repair any faults.

Working alongside an established team, you will turn your hand to all maintenance-related tasks, liaising with contractors to support the upkeep of the service.

You will support the team by taking part in the on-call rota which is shared amongst the maintenance team.

As an Elysium employee, you will have continuous access to inclusive training, staff perks, and career progression tailor-made for you.

*Applications must be 18 years old or older.

Your Responsibilities:

Assisting the Maintenance Manager in ensuring that all the services, buildings, facilities and equipment requirements for effective maintenance are fully met
Assisting with the annual programme of maintenance, which includes work that can be undertaken within own scope of competence
Promote and follow H&S guidelines
To be successful in this role, you will need:

Experience within a similar role and/or environment
DIY skills and knowledge
To be at least 18 years old or older.
Good employment history What you will get

Annual salary of GBP19,293
GBP25 enhanced on-call pay (per day)
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 PackageThere 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 70 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.

Elysium Healthcare follows safer recruitment of staff for all appointments. It is a requirement that all staff understand it is each person’s individual responsibility and are committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of service users. Candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure