The Beeches Vacancies

Maintenance Person – Peterborough & Northampton

Join our Team: Maintenance Person – Peterborough & Northampton

Salary Details: £25,000-£27,000

Town/City: Peterborough and Northampton

Vacancy Type: Full time, permanent

Hours Per Week: 40 (Day shifts Monday to Friday)

We have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Person to join our company. If you feel like you are a dedicated, compassionate, and caring person – working in the care industry might be for you!

Our vision is to provide support and care for children and young people with learning difficulties and challenging behaviours, promoting independence and choice. We value individual uniqueness, diversity, and achieving outcomes that matters most to those we care for. In all our residential settings, we work to create a safe home environment that exceeds the needs of children and young people.


  • Maintaining properties across both Peterborough and Northampton.
  • Previous maintenance/handyman experience required.
  • May be required to work ‘out of hours’ in an emergency.
  • To contribute to the homes’ health and safety through general maintenance duties including day to day repairs, painting and decorating, gardening, and plumbing.
  • You should be passionate about children and young people’s well-being, and have a caring and patient nature.
  • Right to Work in UK required.
  • Full UK driving license required.
  • Ability to reliably commute, or relocate to Peterborough (preferably before starting work).


  • Maintenance: 1 year (preferred)
  • Working within a care home environment or similar: 1 year (preferred)


As well as knowing that what we do is making a positive difference to young people’s lives, you will receive fair pay and benefits as one of our employees and:

  • 28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays).
  • Work van and fuel card provided.
  • Pension contributions into NEST Scheme.
  • Free access to round the clock employee assistance program for advice and support.
  • Competitive hourly rate plus enhancements.
  • Free on-site parking.

Please Note:

This job description provides an outline of the duties and responsibilities involved in the post of Maintenance Person. However, is not intended to establish a total definition of the job, which by virtue, is developmental and subject to ongoing review and improvement.

T&C’s apply based on contract. All roles are subject to an enhanced DBS check and suitable references.

SBCHL is committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse work environment. We encourage applications from individuals of all backgrounds and experiences. If you are looking to take the next step in your career and contribute to the growth and success of our company, we look forward to receiving your application.

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, then please call our office on 01733 344448 option 1

To apply for this role, please send your CV to or complete the application form below.