Maintenance Operative

Closing Date: 30/10/2020

£19,070.00 per annum
35 hours a week (Monday - Sunday)

Martin House provides care and support to children and young people with life limiting illnesses, and to their families. The hospice is in Boston Spa, Wetherby and we care for children and young people from across West, North and East Yorkshire.
We are currently looking for a maintenance operative to carry out maintenance works at our Boston Spa site and other retail properties we manage.
The ideal candidate must be a good all-rounder, work on their own initiative and able to effectively manage jobs and time in a professional manner.
You will need to be extremely self-motivated, have good interpersonal skills, and be able to complete paper work to a clear and detailed standard.
The role will include basic joinery, painting & decorating, plastering, plumbing, electrical work, flooring, tiling, grounds maintenance and vehicle maintenance
You will be required to work between the hours of 7.00am – 5.00pm including weekends and Bank Holidays with some occasional overtime required.
The successful applicant would be subject to a DBS check.
Benefits include 40 days annual leave including statutory bank holidays, and recognition of NHS pension scheme for candidates who are currently in the scheme (alternative stakeholder pension also offered).
For further information about this role, including a full Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form, please visit the Job Vacancies section of our website, ( or contact Rachel Sherbourne at Martin House, Grove Road, Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23 6TX (
The closing date for applications is 12.00pm on Friday 30th October. Email applications should be sent to
Interviews will take place on Monday 9th November.  We try to keep our postage costs down so if you have not heard from us by Friday 6th November please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Registered Charity No. 517919
Company Registration No. 2016332, England

Supporting Files

Maintenance Operative Job Description
Application Form (Word)
Application Form (PDF)
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