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The caretaker role is to be responsible for completing caretaking and cleaning duties to domestic and commercial properties.


37 hours per week


Salary £17,301 per annum

Please note - YCH do accept CV’s as a form of applying for a vacancy as long as accompanied by the CV Declaration Pro-forma which you will find linked on our website.

Yorkshire Coast Homes (YCH) is a Charitable, Registered Provider responsible for managing, maintaining and improving over 4,300 homes in the Borough of Scarborough.

These Caretaker positions will be located within the Property Department.

The post holder will be required to:


  • Be responsible for completing caretaking and cleaning duties to domestic and commercial properties which will include tenanted dwellings and providing an excellent standard of workmanship and customer service.
  • This will include managing personal bespoke van stocks and materials; meeting deadlines for appointments and achieving targets for productivity. A level of flexibility and expertise will be required in completing the work ‘right first time’ with the minimum of supervision and the need for follow on trades. 
  • A key responsibility will also be to positively promote the company and a health & safety culture within the team, ensuring risk assessments and safe working practices are strictly adhered to.

Applicants must meet the minimum of the following criteria:


  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a cleaning based environment
  • The ability and experience to be a team player and be able to support and work effectively with colleagues to meet the targets and objectives of the Team and YCH
  • Good communication skills when dealing with colleagues and customers
  • Full clean UK driving license

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification to ensure you meet all of the relevant criteria before applying.

This post will offer you membership of the Pensions Trust, flexible working, BUPA membership, 21 days leave plus public holidays and other local employee benefits.

Yorkshire Coast Homes is a Leader in Diversity. We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are underrepresented within our workforce.  Applications from candidates wishing to apply on a part time/and or job share basis will be considered.

For an application pack you can:


  • telephone HR      on 01723 343407;
  • email; hrhelpdesk@ych.org.uk
  • download      details from our website http://www.ych.org.uk/current-vacancies
  • call in at      our Scarborough (Brook House, 4 Gladstone Road, Scarborough, YO12 7BH) or      Whitby Office (The Coliseum, Victoria Place, Whitby, YO21 1EZ)

Closing date:                         10th August at 12:00pm

Interviews will be held on:  21st August 2018





£17,301 Per Annum
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Closing Date:
10th August 2018
Yorkshire Coast Homes
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