Maintenance Volunteer

Location: Gateshead

Role Description

To provide support around repairs and maintenance

Key responsibilities

  • Basic decorating
  • Minor repairs (assembling flat pack furniture, hanging pictures, filling small holes etc.)
  • Fixing furniture
  • Odd jobs around the building and garden
  • Simple everyday DIY tasks (like changing light bulbs, fixing a leaky tap)

Skills, experience and abilities

  • Knowledge or experience of trade or building work: painting, joinery and carpentry etc. is desirable
  • Basic DIY
  • Basic health and safety awareness
  • Friendly and reliable
  • Fit and active
  • Able to work unsupervised or as part of a team
  • Open-minded and committed
  • Good sense of humour

Expected hours/times

Monday to Sunday, flexible but min one full day per week / two half days per week.

Next Step

For more information please contact: Shaun Graham, T: 0191 4934860

To apply for this opportunity please contact Sead MasicChanging Lives, Central Office, Unit D13, Marquis Court, 10th Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU. T: 01914813695

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To apply for this vacancy, download an application form and return your completed form to Volunteering Manager, Changing Lives, Central Office, Unit D13 Marquis Court, Tenth Avenue West, Team Valley, Gateshead, NE11 0RU. Or, apply online by clicking the button below to complete the Volunteer Application Form.

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