We are a committed, caring and creative organisation and have been accredited with Investors in People Gold and achieved Sunday Times Top 100 Best Company in 2013 and again in 2015. We aim to provide the best housing, services and support to residents and service users. To do this we want to recruit people of the highest calibre with the knowledge, skills and competence to perform effectively, whatever their role.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Night Porter to join the team at the Peterborough Foyer. The Foyer itself is a 35 bed project with 14 move on rooms for young people between the ages of 16 to 25 years old and is staffed on a 24 hour basis 7 days per week. We also have move on flats at Changemaker House which is a 15 bed service and the Young Parents Project which is 7 independent flats with support from Peterborough Foyer.
The role of Night Porter is to ensure the safety and security of the building and its residents. This includes carrying out regular building security and welfare checks, health and safety inspections, operation of security surveillance equipment and maintaining accurate records.
To be successful in this post you will need to:
Have a calm disposition Be aware of security and health and safety issues Have previous experience or an understanding of professional boundaries when working with young people Good communication and administration skills Work as part of a rota Adopt a flexible working pattern including working weekends.
Employment for this position will be conditional upon two satisfactory references (one from your current employer) and an satisfactory Enhanced Certificate from the Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS). In return Axiom offers an excellent benefits package including (not exhaustive list):
High street voucher discount scheme Health cash plan Holiday purchase scheme Childcare Vouchers Contributory Pension Scheme Performance Related Pay and Competency Bonus Employee Assistance Scheme Long Service Award
Closing date for receipt of applications is 10am on Thursday 27th October with interviews taking place on Friday 4th November 2016
To apply for this post, please click on the link below to apply online. Note that this vacancy is also open to external candidates therefore any internal application forms submitted will not be accepted.