Volunteer Handy Person

  • VO86731


Volunteer Handy Person required to assist with odd jobs in and around Market House. Volunteer with us at Voluntary Action Shetland to learn about the organisation, build up experience, benefit from training and gain personal experience.
Tasks may include: maintenance of tables and chairs etc, ensure the building is tidy including some sweeping and weeding. Help with general housekeeping. Heavy lifting may be required. All relevant equipment provided. Travel expenses reimbursed.

Organisation aims and objectives

Voluntary Action Shetland seeks to respond to and support voluntary services in Shetland by meeting present and emerging needs, developing and promoting new ways of responding and encouraging people in Shetland to offer voluntary services to their community.


Heavy lifting may be required.
Experience required: o Ability to resolve problems o Adhere to health and safety guidelines o Being resourceful and self-motivated o Physically strong – capable of carry out manual work or moving heavy equipment o Being flexible o Knowledge of DIY o Able to work as part of a team o Good time keeping / time commitment o Understanding of confidentiality
Travel details: Market House, 14 Market Street, Lerwick, Shetland. ZE2 9QB
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Childcare expenses negotiable,
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 2 months ago

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