Salary Details:

Closing date for applications:

16 hours per week Monday to Friday mornings

Purpose of post

The role of Caretaker is to work with the Head Caretaker primarily to provide a safe environment for the market’s traders and users. The post holder will:

  • Undertake the cleaning of the Market Hall.
  • Undertake all aspects of caretaking, safety, security and cleaning at the Market and occasionally Coronation Hall under the direction of the Head Caretaker

 The Caretaker will

Be responsible for the opening and cleaning of the Market Hall, customer and trader toilets and maintain a high standard of cleanliness throughout

Under the direction of the Head Caretaker and Director at UCE, maintain security of the markets, act as key holder, set alarms as appropriate and be a contact for the emergency services

As required by the Head Caretaker carry out minor repairs and maintenance and advise the Head Caretaker of other repairs that need attentio

Carry out weekly alarm testing in the Market Hall and to accurately record results.

Carry out any other duties as may reasonably be requested by the Director and the Head Caretaker

The above duties and responsibilities do not include or define all tasks that may be required by the post holder. The duties and responsibilities may vary without changing the general character of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed. These factors are reflected in the grading of the post.

In addition to the above, the post holder will conduct themselves in line with Ulverston Community Enterprises’ values

To apply please send an up to date CV and Cover Letter to explaining why you feel you are suitable for this role. Please refer the essential criteria and person specification.  If you would like to discuss the role at all please call 01229 588994 and speak to Head Caretaker Mick Hall.

We will be interviewing on a rolling basis and will appoint as soon as we have identified a suitable candidate so please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.