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Email: admin@maninplace.org.uk

Job description - ref: CLC001 (please quote this reference on any application or queries and the number of hours)


Maninplace is a dynamic, busy charity and not for profit community interest company committed to providing safe and secure accommodation for people who present as rough living or homeless within the borough of Telford and Wrekin.

Offering a variety of accommodation and support services tailored to the individual, Maninplace seeks to reduce a return to homelessness for anyone accessing its services, as well as encourage, motivate and enable individuals to reach their full potential.

As Caretaker, you will ensure all external parts of our assisted living accommodation is maintained to a high standard of appearance, is safe and offers a welcoming outdoor environment for our clients to enjoy and be part of.  You will also ensure the externals of the buildings are maintained to a high standard of appearance and any necessary repairs works are organised and carried out in line with our contractual obligations and in-house standards.

You will be an enthusiastic, resilient and flexible person who relates well to people from all sectors of society and with a variety of backgrounds and support needs. Your strong motivation and confidence will be key to the success of this role, ensuring our customers have a safe but welcoming place to live and our buildings integrate seamlessly into the local community.


£8921 per annum.  Access to work based pension is available after successful completion of probationary period.

Qualifications & experience

Proven experience within a caretaking or groundsman role.  Experience of general maintenance and decorating, minor plumbing work and garden maintenance are essential. Qualifications and training: GCSE Maths & English at grade C or above is desirable but not essential to the role. Full UK driving licence with use of own vehicle is essential.

Responsible to

Accommodation Based Support Team Leader


Based at a property in south Telford, working at other locations within the borough.


21 hours per week over 3-5 days, with shifts ranging between 08:00 and 21:30.  May include weekend work.

Download a full copy of the job description and person specifications from the link below.

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Download an application form and equalities monitoring form from the links below.

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Please return you application and equalities form to the following:

By email to: personnel@maninplace.org.uk

By post to;

Director of Communications & Resources,
Maninplace, First Floor, 32 - 36 New Street, Wellington, Shropshire, TF1 1NE.

If you have any questions relating to this vacancy, please email them to the address above or telephone: 01952 248248 during normal office hours.