Residential Warden

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £14,250 + accommodation, generous council tax allowance, water and telephone line
  • Start date: asap
  • Employment Hours: Monday to Friday
  • Job Sector: Facilities
  • Hours Per Week: 35
  • Posted: 06/04/2018

We are seeking a live-in Residential Warden to work at a Salisbury based property that boasts spectacular Cathedral views and a riverside garden. You would be responsible for providing maintenance to the property and garden.


This role is 35 hours a week but you will act as the first point of contact in an emergency outside of working hours. The accommodation is suitable for a couple and is offered rent free to the successful applicant.


As the Residential Warden, your duties will be to:


  • Calling on residents once a day if they require it to make sure they are well and have no problems.
  • Acting as first point of contact in an emergency.
  • Carrying out maintenance of the property and upkeep of the grounds, speaking with agents for technical maintenance issues.
  • Cleaning of internal stairs and hallways.
  • The successful candidate will not be asked to provide care support, it is purely being on duty 9-5pm to check on residents and be on hand.
  • Each resident owns their own property so they are responsible for internal maintenance etc.


To be a successful Residential Warden you will have the following skills and experience:


  • CRB Check will be required
  • Experience in a similar role an advantage
  • Must reside full time at site
  • Some experience of grounds maintenance/gardening preferred
  • Good practical skills and able to carry out the following tasks – 1 acre of grass to cut, large hedges to trim, numerous flower beds to weed, etc
  • Caring and trustworthy
  • Good attention to detail and administrative skills


You are required to work 35 hours a week.


In return, the Residential Warden you will receive a salary of £14,250 per annum plus accommodation including generous council tax allowance, water and telephone line. You would be responsible for paying gas and electric and personal calls.

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