YMCA Crewe is a well-established charity, providing accommodation for people who have experienced homelessness. We have a 62 bed supported accommodation project in Gresty Road and other flats and houses in the area. We have a growing number of After School Clubs and parenting groups.

We are looking for a Maintenance Officer to join our Property Services and Social Enterprise Team. This is a full time role, working 8.00 am to 4.00 pm, Monday to Friday, however we would consider flexible working or offering part time roles. The salary is £9.66 per hour.

The post holder will deliver a range of quality services to letting agents, private landlords and tenants of YMCA Crewe. This will include general handyman services, grounds maintenance, house clearance and building flat pack furniture. The ability to do basic joinery, plumbing, painting and decorating work, and being able to work with power tools and take on any kind of general maintenance work will be essential.

YMCA Crewe is committed to the active promotion of equal opportunity, both in the provision of services, as an employer and as a provider of volunteering positions.

YMCA Crewe is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and Enhanced DBS check.


Terms and conditions

40 hours per week

8.00 am to 4.00 pm

£9.66 per hour

28 days holiday per annum, including an allowance for bank holidays

Permanent contract

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, Enhanced DBS check and a six month probation period


Application process

  • Contact sue.bishop@ymcacrewe.org.uk to request an application pack
  • The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 30th April 2021
  • The application form and equal opportunities form should be submitted by email to sue.bishop@ymcacrewe.org.uk
  • Shortlisted candidates will be invited to an interview at Gresty Road during the morning of Wednesday 5th May 2021