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St Hugh’s College is seeking a Carpenter to join the College’s friendly Maintenance team on a permanent basis. The job-holder will carry out routine carpentry maintenance and improvements to all College property, under the direction of the Buildings Maintenance Manager.


Duties will include various repairs and renewals including repairs to sash windows, fire doors, occasional furniture and glazing, ordering materials and purchasing of replacement carpentry stock.


There will also be a requirement to undertake non-carpentry tasks and assist other members of the team when necessary.


The role will involve working at height from time to time, so use of ladders and tower scaffolding would be required following the relevant training.


Applicants should be able to present a positive and helpful attitude, possess excellent communication skills, and the ability to work independently as well as in a team.

A recognised trade qualification i.e., City & Guilds Certification or the equivalent experience is essential.


Benefits include: a pension scheme; 38 days annual leave, which includes all public holidays, complimentary meals at work.


For further information about the role, please contact


To apply for this role please download, fill out and submit an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form and send alongside a copy of your CV via email to References will be taken up for the successful candidate.


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Application form

Closing date:           Friday 22 March 2024


Recruitment monitoring form


Interviews:              It is anticipated that interviews will be held in person at St Hugh’s on Monday 25 March 2024