We are looking for a Floor Layer to provide Prior’s Court with a floor laying service from start to finish in domestic and commercial environments. Materials to include vinyl, laminate, and carpet, as well as the installation of whiterock.

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Key information:
Salary: £28k + (Dependent on qualifications and experience)

37.5 hours per week (52 weeks). Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Contract type: Full time - Permanent
Job description: Floor Layer job description
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About Prior's Court

Prior's Court was set up by Founding Patron Dame Stephanie Shirley, whose vision of a centre of excellence for children with autism became reality when Prior's Court School opened in 1999. We have since grown with the opening of Prior's Court Young Adult Provision in 2011 and now support around 90 young people with autism aged between 5-25 years.

Since opening, our support team has grown from around 20 to 500 and we have built a reputation as a leading educational, vocational, and residential facility for young people with autism. Working with our young people can be challenging but extremely rewarding.

The role of Floor Layer at Prior's Court

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Estates team at Prior’s Court to support the school as a Floor Layer, for a candidate with at least 2 years’ experience in floor laying, including sub floor prep, vinyl, carpet, safety flooring. The responsibilities are varied and would provide the opportunity to work across a commercial and domestic setting. 

The post holder will source, store and manage the stock required to complete all tasks. They will speak to suppliers to get the best price for items as well as liaising with Estates Team to ensure correct storage and stock take of items.

Create and maintain an ongoing reactive and planned diary of works by touring the homes/buildings and working through a priority list, keeping the relevant people updated and maintaining accountability for your work Carry out all works asked of you by the Estates Management Team, including the laying of all flooring and installation of whiterock to walls where required

Work calmly and flexibly to ensure that the needs of the young people at Prior's Court and staff working with them are considered when planning and carrying out works.

Working with other qualified trades, semi-skilled and non-skilled operational staff to develop cross-skills, covering all levels and aspects of maintenance activities on a teamwork basis.

Hours are 37.5 per week, Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.

Please read the full job description for further information about the role.


We aim to make all staff feel valued and supported with training and a competitive salary along with providing the knowledge and skills needed to do a great job.

Learn more about working at Prior's Court including the benefits we offer, our beautiful working environment and more about how you can make a difference as part of the Prior's Court team:

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How to apply

Read through the application documents below, then complete an application form. Someone from the recruitment team will be in touch with you within 3 working days.  You can read about our application process in detail here.

Application links: 
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Contact us about this role

t: 0161 237 8081

e: [email protected]

All positions at the school are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, references and receipt of the appropriate Right to Work documents. Prior’s Court Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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