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Regional Painter & Decorator

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  • South London and Kent OR Central London OR Surrey
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  • Care UK is one of the highest rated and fastest growing healthcare providers in the country: delivering the highest quality of care and fulfilling lives is at the heart of what we do! Due to the success of our new build projects, we have successfully built and opened 31 new build homes over the past five years, and will be continuing that growth for years to come.

    We are looking for 3 Regional Painter and Decorators to cover:

    South London and Kent

    OR Central London

    OR Surrey

    At Care UK everyone makes a difference. We like to think we have a rare culture, where we are open, honest and highly supportive of one another. We are proud to have received several awards for our commitment to delivering an outstanding level of residential and nursing care, with a real focus on engagement with residents, families and staff.

    You will redecorate internally and in some cases at low level externally across a number of care homes covering up to two RCS regions c20 homes. The work will be generally on a planned/project basis rather than being reactive. Your care homes will generally be within one hour’s travel of your regional base, enabling daily commute.

    Specifics and hours

    • 40 hours per week; nominally 8am – 5pm with an hour for lunch although flexitime is available, at the Regional Facilities Manager’s discretion, and managed through an electronic clocking on/off system. Overtime may be available when required  
    • Travel from home to home is expected outside these hours unless the project is more than 1 hour’s travel from the employee’s regional base care home. In this case the travel time beyond 1 hour will be included in the 40 hours

     

    Criteria

    Minimum

    • 5 years minimum experience of all aspects of painting and decorating in a residential or office environment
    • Holder of City & Guilds level 2 in Painting & Decorating
    • Current CSCS card (Construction Skills Certificate Scheme) including CITB Health, Safety and Environment test
    • Evidence of:
      • Working to a high standard
      • Working under their own direction with minimum supervision
      • Undertaking Risk Assessments and implementing safe working practices
      • Good verbal and written communication skills
      • A pro-active approach
      • Adaptable to changing requirements
      • Physically fit to cope with specific needs of role
      • Approachable and able to build positive relationships with other members of staff and residents
      • Full driving licence + car insured for a travel to a variety of business locations
      • Clear the DBS check

     

    Desirable

    • Holder of City & Guilds level 3 in Painting & Decorating
    • Experience of working a care environment

     

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Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.