Painter and Decorator in Chesterfield, Ilkeston, Leicester, Mansfield, Crewe at Four Seasons Health Care

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

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Home Name: Support Office - England Central
Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, UK

Weekly Hours: Permanent
Salary: 17,374.50

Posting Expiry Date: 29/11/2019


Four Seasons Health Care are looking for a regional Painter and Decorator to support with the maintenance and up keep of some of our care homes.

The successful candidate will be part of a team whose aim is to ensure that people live and work in safe and pleasant working environments within the homes. 

Main duties and responsibilities

  • To be able to complete maintenance and refurbishment work, mostly of a decorating nature, although at times work of associated trades will be necessary.
  • Carry out pre and post inspections of occupied and empty properties to determine the extent of internal and external painting and decoration required.
  • Having established the decoration need carry out the most cost effective and expedient preparation/repair/ application of decorative products,
  • Carry out a range of external and internal painting and redecoration tasks in occupied and empty properties whilst achieving a durable and quality finish.
  • Prepare and clean surfaces using hand-held power tools and the appropriate methods. This could include scraping, sanding, sand-blasting, hydro-blasting, steam-cleaning; and “burning off” of loose paint; repair cracks and holes in walls and joinery by applying fillers/ sealant. Prepare/sand surface for application of decorative product.

Job Requirements

General Responsibilities

  • To be responsible for maintaining your own health and safety whilst at work and for the health and safety of colleagues, people who use services and for alerting the officers responsible to any hazards or potential risks to health and safety.
  • To ensure compliance with the Data Protection Act and to ensure that an appropriate level of confidentiality is maintained around issues which may be personally or commercially sensitive.
  • To be responsible for the establishment and maintenance of positive working relationships both with external agencies and internal departments and with individual colleagues with whom interaction is required.
  • To operate in a style which is consistent with the values and vision of Four Seasons Health Care
  • To promote equality and diversity at all times and across all work activities.
  • To undertake any other duties and accountabilities which would be lawful, reasonable and appropriate to the role.

The role is 37.5 hours a week, with a salary of £8.91 p/h (£17,374.50 per annum) 25 days holidays, plus bank holidays.

The successful candidate must have a valid driving license and have access to their own car/van. Equipment/tools are provided by Four Seasons Health Care. The role may involve the occasional overnight stay, which will be covered by Four Seasons.

If you have the skills and experience to make a positive difference within our homes please apply today!