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Make a difference with a maintenance career

With a maintenance role in one of our care homes, you’ll be able to use your skills to give something back and make a real difference to older people’s lives.  Across these roles, you could be supporting with repairs, decorating, maintaining our gardens and more to keep residents and colleagues in the home safe and happy.

New to the care sector? No problemWhether you’re a school-leaver or student just starting your career or you’re looking to change your career and take on a fresh challenge, we can help you build a varied, fulfilling career with opportunities to develop. 

In a maintenance role at Care UK, you'll be...

  • Ensuring the safety of all care home residents and colleagues
  • Performing regular checks and repairs
  • Maintaining the grounds and redecorating interiors
  • Getting to know residents and building a strong relationship


Working in Care UK's maintenance team

Frequently asked questions

Whatever your role, we’ll give you the support you need to do your job well and build a career to be proud of – whether you want to gain recognised qualifications or just do a great job. 

Through our Learning Academy, we’ll provide you with high-quality training tailored to your role. And, because we want you to have a great future at Care UK, we can offer you exciting career paths

We offer a range of apprenticeship programmes for Home Support team members across various roles, including: activities, chefs and kitchen assistants, receptionists and administrators, maintenance and facilities, laundry and domestic. You can gain an Apprenticeship in Maintenance, Customer Service, Hospitality (professional cookery and housekeeping), Business Administration or Management. From there, you could go further still, training as a qualified carer or becoming a manager.

Why join Care UK?

When you join Care UK, you become part of a forward-looking, growing care provider. We'll support your growth with quality training and give you the opportunity to progress in your career.

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