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Painter & Decorator (Regional)

Full Time

Positions available in Merseyside Ormskirk and Wigan Preston and Accrington Southport

About us

Painter and Decorator

Full Time - Permanent

Various locations across Merseyside and Lancashire

£11.00 per hour

At Dovehaven, we are a family run care group providing quality residential and nursing care for the elderly. We have been providing quality care for our residents for over 30 years and pride ourselves on the happy, welcoming atmosphere in all of our homes. Dovehaven provide a full range of care for residential and nursing needs, for both long term and respite periods.

About the role

Due to company growth, we are currently recruiting for 2 painter decorators to support the group. The successful candidate will work across 22 homes located in Southport, Preston, Liverpool and Accrington completing all aspects of painting/decorating and general handy man experience would be desirable. Working across the sites within the , you will be responsible for maintaining the appearance and decoration of the homes. Owning your own vehicle is essential and you will ideally have clean driving licence. Any mileage incurred can be claimed back as part of expenses. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check which will be paid for by Dovehaven

The successful individual will have a flexible approach and be able to respond quickly to requests for assistance from the surrounding homes. You will have a good knowledge of health and safety legislation applicable to your role and will ensure it is adhered to.

We are looking for someone with empathy as you will often be working around the residents in our homes and they can be living with dementia and sometimes have behaviours that are challenging. The successful candidate will have a can do attitude, be able to manage their time effectively and understanding of the ethos of the group that residents come first.


Uniform is provided
Mileage costs included
Free DBS
28 days paid holiday
Company pension

The Ideal Candidate

As part of our recruitment process you will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check. Their code of conduct can be found on the following link that you can copy and post to your web browser if you wish to read:

If you feel you have the right values for our family run Company, you will be supported by a programme of induction, training and development throughout your career with us.

Please note if aged 23 and under the hourly rate is £8.36

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