Quay Foyer is a dynamic environment where young people between the ages of 16-25 can live in one of our furnished bedsits until they are ready to live independently.
While here, they will get all the support and help they need to access skills, training and employment opportunities - and more importantly, the confidence to make a life for themselves.
If you could share our enthusiasm and commitment to this scheme, we’d love you to join us.

Maintenance Worker
£19,247 pa (40 hrs pw) - permanent

Stonewater are seeking a self-motivated Maintenance Worker, to join our team in Poole. We need someone who is driven, and a natural team player, who can establish a positive connection with our residents, while upholding Stonewater’s supported housing services to a high standard.

We’re looking for someone with general building experience in a multi skilled environment to attend to the day-to-day maintenance, ensuring a high standard of accommodation for our residents.

Main responsibilities:
- Maintaining high standards of accommodation to help support the personal development of residents
- Consulting with the Project Manager on a daily basis
- Assessing any maintenance that might be required
- Overseeing the work of external maintenance contractors

You should have general building experience, and ideally, this should be from a multi-skilled environment. This should be complimented by an ability to understand and carry out electrical PAT testing, supported by a working knowledge of Health and Safety.

The role involves working with vulnerable young people and adults and as such Stonewater will require appropriate background checks, ie via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For the right person, we can offer:

If you have the right skills and level of commitment to be successful in a role like this we can offer:

• 26 days’ pro-rata annual leave (plus an entitlement for bank holidays)
• Comprehensive training and development opportunities
• Staff helpline offering independent, confidential information, counselling and support
• Holiday trading, childcare vouchers and cycle to work scheme

For more details and to download an application form, please click the Apply Now button.

Closing date: 30 June 2017
Interview date: 12 July 2017

Stonewater is a Charitable Industrial and Provident Society No. 20558R. We are committed to equality for all and welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

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