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St John’s College wishes to appoint a Carpenter to join the Maintenance team to carry out internal and external carpentry and joinery works. The successful candidate will assist in the maintenance and improvement of College properties in a way that contributes to the provision of an efficient maintenance service which has due regard to the nature of the buildings and occupants. 


The successful candidate will have completed an approved training course (such as City and Guilds or NVQ Level 3 or apprenticeship), with extensive and suitable relevant carpentry and joinery knowledge. You will possess the ability to work on purpose built items as well as general carpentry and joinery. You will be competent in the use of relevant woodworking materials, tools and machines; alongside an awareness and ability to implement the Health and Safety regulations.


The College offers a competitive benefits package including membership of a contributory defined benefit pension scheme, 36 days’ annual leave (inclusive of Bank Holidays), access to a ‘cash plan’ healthcare scheme currently provided by SimplyHealth, free lunch (up to a specified monetary limit), free use of an on-site Gym and free parking close to the College site (subject to availability).


For further particulars and an application form, please see below links. 


The closing date for the receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on Monday 16 July 2018. 


Full time
Between £22,630 - £25,224 p.a. (plus £3,669 p.a. market supplement)
40 hours per week
01223 338794