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  • Location:
    Wisbech (PE13)
  • Salary:
    £19,000 + benefits
  • Employment Type:
  • Closing Date:
    27 March 2019
Reporting Group:
  • Luminus

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The Ferry Project is a unique and award-winning charity that supports homeless people and the wider community in the Fenland area. An exciting opportunity has arisen at the project and we are looking for a Caretaker to join our team in Wisbech on a full time basis.

What your role will be

Your role with us will be to ensure the smooth running of the building and carry out a range of different duties including security and supervision of the site. You will act as a key holder and have responsibility for the security of the building. When necessary you will provide access for our staff in the event of snow, minor flooding or similar situations. You will work alongside our cleaning team to carry out our closure cleaning including emptying bins, washing internal walls, window cleaning and you will be required to carry out some grounds maintenance duties when required also.

Your background

You will have previous experience working as a commercial cleaner in public areas and you must have a good knowledge of health & safety policies including COSSH. You should have worked in customer-based roles where you have dealt with a variety of people with proven skills of being able to adapt their communication based on the needs of the person.

What we offer you

At Luminus we know that when you feel valued and you enjoy your working environment, you perform better in your role and your overall morale and well-being improves. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual that has a desire to make a difference. You will work with a close-knit friendly team, all striving to help benefit an amazing cause. The work you will do with us will be worth-while and you will gain extreme job satisfaction. 

About us 

Ferry Project started in March 1998 with £300 and 11 volunteers and the aim to help and support homeless people in Fenland. Over the years we have grown and developed additional services including the Employment service we are now offering. Ferry Project is an award-winning social enterprise and registered charity.

Luminus began life in March 2000.  We have 240 staff and serve a wide range of tenants and leaseholders throughout the East of England.  Recently Luminus joined the Places for People Group and is now embarked upon an ambitious programme of housing building, enhancements to customer service and organisational development. Ferry Project joined Luminus in 2005 as the two companies shared a joint vision of providing the best quality housing and support services to the communities they serve.

What's next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then apply following our simple 5 minute application process, upload a CV and a supporting statement which demonstrates how you meet the requirements of the role. If you have any questions please call the recruitment team on 01772 666555.

Please note that we may bring the closing date forward, if we receive a large number of quality applications. If you are interested in this role we would advise applying immediately to avoid disappointment.

If you are using a mobile device such as an iPad then ensure your CV is stored in the cloud, we currently support Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

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Wisbech (PE13)
Octavia View, 10a-14 South Brink, Wisbech, England, PE13 1JQ
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