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Who are we? 

Salix Homes is a multi-award winning not for profit social housing provider based in Salford, Greater Manchester. The success of our vision of “Helping our communities live, grow and thrive together” is underpinned by effective and engaged colleagues. We want our colleagues to “Be Salix” by living and breathing the culture, values and vision of our organisation.

Our Team

Our new and improved Environmental Services team are committed to ensuring our neighbourhoods are safe, clean and green, and we work to help ensure that our community in Salford remains a great place to live and work. Our team consists of dedicated Caretakers at our tower blocks, as well as a Green Spaces Team and a Gardening Team responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of communal gardens and green areas, to help address the environmental issues that matter most to our customers.

The Role

We are looking to recruit ambitious and driven people to join our newly re launched Environmental Services Team. We are looking for people with a proven track record and experience to join our caretaking team.

Our caretakers provide customers living in high-rise properties with a first class cleaning service within the internal communal areas. Our Caretakers 8:30am – 4:30pm Monday to Friday and are responsible for the upkeep of defined blocks and schemes in relation to cleaning services.

Are you this right person for the job?

We are looking for someone who has knowledge and experience of cleaning and caretaking techniques, and someone who is passionate and has experience of delivering an outstanding level of service. You should be comfortable working indoors and outdoors in varying weather conditions, and working to ensure your work is completed to a high standard and thrive on a varied workload.

What you will get in return… 

Salix Homes values our people and some of the benefits of working for us include;

  • Annual Salary of up to £18,672
  • Up to 33 day’s holiday + bank holidays
  • Generous Defined Contribution Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance worth 3 x annual salary
  • Health Cash Plan


If you would like to apply for this post, please read the Job Role Profile which is available on our website. To be considered for the post, you should attach a copy of our equality monitoring form, your CV and a statement detailing how you meet the requirements in the job role profile. These should be sent to

Salix Homes is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination. All employees will be recruited, trained and developed based on their ability and the requirements of the job.

Salix Homes
Closing date: 
24th August, 2018


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