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Painter required at HMP Styal, temporary to permanent contract, 39 hours per week

Your new company
You will be working in HMP Styal for a facilities management and maintenance company. This company ensures that all maintenance projects throughout the prison are completed to a high standard. HMP Styal is an all female prison based in Wilmslow.

Your new role
This role is a 6 month temporary assignment with the view to go permanent. Within this role, you will be carrying out planned and reactive maintenance within HMP Styal . You should possess good creative and practical skills. You must be able to apply paint, varnish and wallpaper. You may also be asked to complete jobs that are not all painting and decorating work. All of the tools which need to be used will be provided for by the prison. You will also be expected to work either one in 4 or one in 3 weekends (this could also include on call hours)

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for this role, you will need to be able to pass an enhanced vetting procedure. You will also need to provide city and guild qualifications, time served will also be considered. You just need to be security conscious, able to challenge potential compromises and risk, and be reliable. To be successful for this role, you will need to pass a DBS clearance security clearance (organised by Hays) and also Prison clearance.

To apply for the DBS, you must hold a valid passport or Birth Certificate & Photo Driving Licence in your current address, proof of National Insurance and proof of address dated in the past 3 months.

All applicants must be able to provide details of at least 2 satisfactory references, one from an ex-employer.

What you'll get in return
You will be paid £14.79 per hour, plus any overtime rates and this will be paid to your account on a weekly basis along with onsite parking. You will be working 7.45am - 4.45pm, Monday to Friday. This role is a 6 month temporary assignment with a view to go permanent.

What you need to do now
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01772 204 428


Wilmslow SK9, UK

Published on 15 Aug 2019