Caretaker - Bank Staff

Maintenance Operative/Caretaker: 24-30 hours £18,228 FTE

Caretaker – Casual Bank Staff £8.24 per hour

If you are looking for a meaningful job, a caring, progressive work environment and an opportunity to reach your fullest potential, consider a career with the YMCA.

We are seeking individuals who are inspired by playing an important role in changing people’s lives and therefore communities. We are all about creating inspirational pathways and opportunities, opening doors and welcoming all to get involved and make a positive difference. Working with us means helping children, youth, adults and seniors at all levels of ability, from all walks of life, to develop their self esteem and potential in new ways.

This post will be based at YMCA Culture Fusion, Bradford’s MyPlace Youth centre, managed by the YMCA working in a respectful and cooperative partnership with various key co-located services, which include NHS Services,  HFT, LEAP and Bradford Youth Service.


Job Purpose(s): 

Maintenance operative: To provide key holding and maintenance duties (preventative and reactive) to ensure the effective, efficient and safe operation and repairs of the YMCA Culture Fusion premises. 

Caretaker (Casual Bank Staff) To provide caretaking and general maintenance duties to ensure the effective, efficient and safe operation of the YMCA Culture Fusion premises.  To work alongside the Front of House Team to deliver excellent customer service to tenants and customers.


Duties and Responsibilities

  1. To provide a Key Holder service including opening and locking up of the building as necessary ensuring that opening and locking up procedures are followed to maintain site security.
  2. To be an emergency contact for building issues e.g. intruder alarm activations and attending site when necessary.
  3. To plan and carry out reactive and preventative maintenance work, e.g. painting and decorating, replacing lights, taps, washers etc. as required.
  4. To set up rooms for external room hire and provide a high level of customer service to our customers,

For an application pack, please email


Closing date for the role: Monday 29th April 2019 by 9.00am


Please note, that due to the high volume of applications we are currently receiving, we are only able to contact candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days of the closing date, then please presume that you have not been successful on this occasion.


Job Information Pack

Application Pack

Equal Opportunities Form

Closing date: 29th April 2020 9:00am
Hours: 24-30
Salary: £8.24
Salary Frequency: Per hour
This job is connected with: YMCA Bradford