Job Vacancies

Join our diverse team and experience the rewarding employee benefits of working with The Gingerbread Centre.

Housekeeper / Maintenance Worker

Catherine Court

Do you have high cleaning standards, enjoy decorating and have plumbing or electrical experience?

If the answer is 'yes', you're the one we are looking for!

Mainly based in Hanley, your main tasks will be:

  • to carry out the cleaning and general maintenance of the offices and residents' communal areas.
  • the cleaning / decorating / preparing of empty properties, ready for new tenants.
  • maintaining the gardens
  • ensuring the Health and Safety of the building, including; fire safety checks and the PAT Testing of electrical items.

You will value diversity and be considerate of our residents' circumstances. You will enjoy working in a small team, in a bus and varied environment.

Additional hours may be required to cover annual leave, sickness and for busy periods.

A current, full driving licence and access to a vehicle, covered by business insurance is essential.

*Please note that this is one job, not two.

Salary: £13,534.83 per annum

Hours of Work:
28 Hours, Monday to Friday.

Monday to Thursday, 8:30am to 1:30pm at Catherine Court.
Friday, 9:00am to 5:00pm at Rothesay Court.

To Apply:
To find out more about this vacancy, please download a copy of the Job Description.  To find out more about what we are looking for in a candidate, please download the Person Specification.
If you would like to apply for this post, please download and complete the Application Form and return it to:

Alternatively, you can request an Application Form from Michaela, by calling 01782 344740, or by emailing:

Closing Date: Sunday 12th July 2020
Date of Interviews: To be determined*
*Virtual interviews will take place via Zoom or similar, or adhering to social distancing if in person.

The Gingerbread Centre is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people.

Employee Key Benefits

Working for us has many benefits including:

  • All our employees are paid the living wage or above
  • All staff have enhanced DBS checks
  • We provide Health Care Cover after 6 months employment
  • We offer a contributory Pension Scheme
  • We have excellent training & learning opportunities
  • Good working environments, ensuring staff have access to free Tea / Coffee

Additional Information

Gingerbread is proud...

  • to have the Investors in People Award
  • to be Disability Confident committed

The Gingerbread Centre is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable people.