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Caretaker - London

  • Job reference: JAMC210
  • Location: West London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Gardeners, Groundworkers, Ground workers, Labourers, Labourers
Job description: My client, a local authority based in Hammersmith is looking for a Caretaker to join their team. This position is to work in the clients hostel units, making sure they are up to the required standard to be able to be let out. This is an ongoing temporary role, for 37 hours a week and the successful candidate will ideally have previous experience of working in a hostel and also ideally will have an Enhanced DBS.

The main purpose of the role is to ensure that the communal areas and grounds of the hostel are clean and tidy and to carry out repairs at hostels as required and report any faults to the Hostel.

Other responsibilities will include;

To report to the Hostel Officer at any of the Council managed hostels and to carry out the schedule of tasks as instructed by the Hostel Officer.
To clean all communal staircases, access balconies, landings, corridors, walls, carpets, skirting boards, window ledges etc.
To clean the interior of windows in all communal areas and to clean exterior windows on ground floor level.
To clean grounds, paved areas, yards, refuse chambers, steps, grassed areas and flowerbeds, removing litter as necessary. To remove weeds and grass from hard surfaces and cracked paved and cobbled areas.
To keep in good order any outhouses or stores.
To remove graffiti from interior and exterior of buildings, in particular ensuring the removal of racist or sexist graffiti in the shortest possible time within 24 hours.

If this sounds of interest to you and you believe that you have the desired experience, please forward a copy of your CV to jamal.cantwell@servicecare.org.uk or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.