Handyperson Job in St Albans

Clare Lodge in St Albans is seeking a Part-Time Handyperson (16 hours) | £11.10 p/h

About Clare Lodge Care Home


Clare Lodge Care Home is ideally situated in a quiet, leafy residential road, very close to the centre of the City of St Albans. The home is a small and friendly purpose built, mock-tudor style home built over four floors.

From the initial interview through to our industry-envied training programme and ongoing support & development, our guiding principles are what define us. And in line with our plans for future growth, B&M Care can offer what many care professionals dream of; an opportunity to build a life-long career where your success is our success.

Address: Clare Lodge Care Home, 8 Battlefield Road, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 4DD

Your Role

JOB DESCRIPTION

Clare Lodge in St Albans is looking for a Gardener/Handyperson to ensure that the home’s maintenance and gardens are kept to a high standard of appearance.

Duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Ensure that driveways and paths are regularly swept and kept clean and tidy from leaves and other rubbish.
  • Maintain flower beds, borders and hanging baskets, and to water (and check watering system) when necessary.
  • Move furniture.
  • Test the fire system on a weekly basis.
  • Test water, including temperatures.
  • Knowledge of lift procedures, gas cut off and water cut off.
  • To drive company vehicle for visits to chemists, banking and various deliveries and collections when required.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

About You

Here at B&M Care, we are looking for motivated individuals who strive for excellence and development.

Essential attributes:

  • Must hold a full driving license.

Desirable attributes:

  • Ability to communicate well, both written and verbally.
  • A pro-active individual who is able to work within a team.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload.
  • Interest in development and learning new skills.

ABOUT B&M CARE

B&M Care provides private residential, respite and dementia care for older people in and around the Home Counties. With over 40 years experience, B&M Care is a ‘family run business for families’ that boasts an extensive portfolio of 25 care homes, over 1200 employees and a success story that will continue to develop its person-centred approach to improving the lives of those living with dementia.

Our Commitment to You:

  • Holiday
  • Bank Holidays
  • Statutory Sick Pay
  • Pension
  • Industry-envied Training Programme
  • Support & Career Development

Recruitment Events


Recruitment Events

Ever considered a career in care? Or looking to build upon experience?

Join us at one of our Recruitment Fairs where you’ll be able to speak to one of our specialist team members and see B&M Care’s excellent care home facilities – everything you’ll need to help you kickstart your B&M Care Career.

Date Location Description
12th Jun (Wed) St Albans Recruitment Open Day (10am - 3pm)

Apprenticeships


Apprenticeships

A B&M Care Apprenticeship gives you hands-on experience, a salary and the opportunity to train while you work.

By successfully completing an apprenticeship, you’ll have gained the confidence and skillset needed to progress within the care & hospitality sectors.

Benefits of a B&M Care Apprenticeship include:

  • Get a real job and continue your education
  • Earn a competitive salary (with all training paid for)
  • Gain hands-on experience and learn the skills that will help shape your future
  • Choose from a number of care & ancillary opportunities
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