Site Maintenance Assistant

£10.07 per hour
Role type:
Part Time
10 hrs per week, 52 weeks
Contract type:
All year post
Closing Date:
Job Details:

Site Maintenance Assistant


This is an exciting opportunity to work as a Site Services - Maintenance Assistant within the Site Services Team based at our Matrixcare residence in Malvern.


You will provide a reliable responsive and effective service to ensure a safe and pleasant environment for our learners, residents, staff and visitors, being instrumental in providing support with on-going maintenance and small projects of works. You will carry out maintenance requests ensuring the upkeep of the fabric of the buildings and grounds are maintained to a high standard.


Ideally with a background in a customer focussed role you will have a good general standard of education with a Craft / Technical / Professional qualification Skill or Trade in the building Industry and current knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation.  We are looking for someone who is able to solve problems and is hands on and flexible in their role.


We encourage staff to learn new skills and to face new challenges every day and pride ourselves on customer service. You will be enthusiastic energetic and willing to work within a team.


Working hours – 10 hrs per week worked across a minimum of 3 days


Who are we?


We’re a growing charity with more than 1,100 staff based in England and Wales. Established more than 50 years ago, we’ve supported hundreds of young people with disabilities to achieve their potential.


Our charity runs a specialist independent college for residential and day learners with complex disabilities in Gloucestershire (near Cheltenham) and two further day colleges in Hereford and Wales. We also run supported internships and traineeships, travel training and work in partnership with charities and other organisations across the UK. We also provide high quality residential long-term living accommodation for young people with disabilities in Gloucester, Cheltenham, Hereford and Malvern.


Our mission is clear and shared by those who work as part of our team. We are committed to playing our part in ensuring that people with disabilities can achieve their potential as equal and active citizens in control of their own lives.


Why work at National Star?

The National Star staff team is a community of people dedicated to supporting people with complex disabilities to achieve their aspirations.


Seeing the achievements and progress made by students and residents is highly motivating, whatever your role within the organisation.  From nurse and therapists and therapy assistants to IT technicians, tutors to care staff, property maintenance to catering, HR and Finance to housekeepers, everyone has a part to play at National Star.

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our team, please use the link to complete your application.  For further information, visit our website or call our recruitment department 01242 527631 ext 3203.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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