Peabody employees

Bank Handypersons - Trusted Assessor

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Work type: Care & Support - Bank
Location: Kent
Department: Care and Support
Salary: £12.03 per hour

Peabody have an opportunity for an experienced Handyperson to join the Home Improvement team as Bank Staff. Peabody's Home Improvement Agency work within the community to offer advice and practical measures to enable people living in the area to stay safe in their own homes and retain their independence. 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team providing a high quality, comprehensive handyperson and small works service. We offer a professional, customer focused service for older, vulnerable and disabled homeowners and tenants.  This rewarding role will include addressing a variety of small works, house clearances and DIY type jobs as well as providing advice on practical, security and fire risk measures that can be taken to reduce the likelihood of accidents and incidents within the home, helping to promote independence and wellbeing. 

The position requires: 

  • A multi-skilled individual, with substantial previous experience.  You will need to have access to a vehicle of which you may claim mileage therefore you must be able to drive and hold a full clean driving licence. 

  • Working flexibly across Kent this role will suit someone who likes to drive and travel for their role and has great people skills. 

  • Ability to react and adapt to changing circumstances and priorities. 

  • Good standards of general fitness and must be able to climb stairs, ladders, lifting and carrying etc. 

  • Working hours: Monday to Friday, 9:00 - 17:00, on an ad hoc when needed basis.  You will be required to work in a flexible manner as the service requires it. 

  • An enhanced DBS check will need to completed. 

If this sounds like the role for you, do not hesitate to apply today! 

Please note the selection process includes an initial telephone screening. Applications progressed from the telephone screening stage will complete an online assessment and video interview.  

For any queries, please send an email to quoting the six digit job reference number.

Please note: interviews will take place via Microsoft Teams.

At Peabody, where possible, we provide flexible working opportunities from day one to our employees, as we recognise the importance of a good work-life balance; and to improve our productivity and performance, we embrace agile working, which means if you are in a desk based role, that will be a hybrid of office and home working. If your role is in a client facing environment, appropriate base location will apply.

Our mission is to help people make the most of their lives and an important part of this is to ensure that our organisation reflects the wider communities we serve. We want to attract recruit and retain a diverse, inclusive and creative workforce to give us the best opportunity to meet the diverse needs of our residents and customers. We actively encourage applications from all groups and communities, as well as from BAME, LGBTQ+ and disabled people.

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