Current Vacancies

We are growing out team!

         East Keswick Village Hall is searching for the right people to grow our team and expand our capability!

 

                            Vacancy 1: A cleaner.
                                              - 8 to 10 hrs per week

                                              - Self-employed

                                              - This is paid role

                           Vacancy 2: A general caretaker & handyman.

                                              - 2 to 4hrs a week

                                              - Self-employed

                                              - This is paid role
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CLEANER

 

As a Cleaner in the East Keswick Village Hall, you will be motivated and enthusiastic in providing a clean and safe environment to a high standard for our staff and visitors. Previous experience as a Cleaner is desirable but is not essential. Ultimately, we are looking for individuals who display a positive attitude, are passionate, punctual, and organised. It is also important that while you will be working within a small team, you will be also able to work independently and be self-motivated. A willingness to learn is also required.

 

You will work 3 times a week (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday) in total between 8 to 10 hours per week. There is some flexibility in the times of work – these can be discussed at interview.

 

Please note: in our high-season (April – September), you must be willing to engage in cleaning after big events e.g. weddings, birthday parties etc.

 

Your time at work:

  • To clean East Keswick Village Hall on a regular, planned basis to a high standard including all internal and surrounding external areas

  • To ensure that the building remains tidy

  • To monitor stocks of cleaning supplies and other consumables to ensure they are ordered in good time

  • To take home tea towels for laundering
     


To apply:
Please email your CV to: eastkeswickhall@gmail.com or send your CV to: School Ln, East Keswick, Leeds LS17 9DA

                                            
 

CARETAKER & HANDYMAN

 

As a Caretaker in the East Keswick Village Hall, you will be motivated and enthusiastic and willing to provide your time and effectively engage in your community. We are looking for individuals who live locally (East Keswick or surrounding villages) and who would be able to provide between 2-4 hours a week to the Village Hall helping in its running. Ultimately, we are looking for individuals who are problem solvers, are reliable and have some experience in DIY.

 

You will work 1-2 hours a week directly on jobs relating to Village Hall Maintenance. Additionally, you will work with groups using East Keswick Village Hall and on Events organized in the Village Hall (this could be anything between 0 - 4 hours a week; and it will vary from week to week). Additionally, you will be a Village Hall key holder, and we will ask you to provide us with assistance to open and close the Village Hall (while you will be working within a helpful team, and you must be willing to be flexible and generally available outside of regular 9am-5pm hours).

 

Your regular duties will involve:

  • To test the fire alarm system weekly and record the results

  • To test the emergency lighting system on a scheduled basis and record the result

  • To monitor the first aid box regularly and restock where necessary

  • To complete the ‘event hand back’ checklist following private events and return to the Hall Manger for actioning a Bond Refund

  • Checking kitchen & bar inventory

  • Acting as the first point of contact for our regular contractors (including window cleaners, phs Group, gardener etc.)

  • To ensure that all furniture and equipment is appropriately stored

  • To retain custody of keys to the building

  • To attend the Hall, wherever possible, in the event of an emergency or at the reasonable request of the Hall Manager

  • Small handyman jobs, i.e., general property repairs

 

Support for Groups that use the hall, and events, may include:

  • Setting up rooms (moving tables & chairs)

  • Assisting with keys before & after event

  • When required showing people around the hall

  • Other duties in line with the role


To apply:
Please email your CV to: eastkeswickhall@gmail.com or send your CV to: School Ln, East Keswick, Leeds LS17 9DA