Furniture Repairer / Joiner

  • VO38435


Description

Tayside Re-Users need volunteers who can fix furniture. Furniture repairers play an important role in ensuring that many items which would otherwise be thrown away are recycled and sold in their shop. If you have a background in furniture repair or joinery, this role is perfect for you! Or come and learn some new skills in sanding, painting and varnishing.

Organisation aims and objectives

Tayside Re-Users is an environmental reuse and recycling Social Enterprise. Established in 1995 it diverts unwanted items from landfill for reuse and recycling, offers employment, volunteering and training opportunities to young people and others who struggle to secure work and provides low cost or no cost household items to people on fixed or low incomes.

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Restrictions

Experience required: A background in furniture repair or joinery would be helpful, but some training can be given to the volunteer. Send CV and reference in the first instance.
Travel details: Tayside Re-Users, Unit 1 South Dudhope Mill, 75 Douglas Street, Dundee. North of Verdant Works and buses 7, 17, 28, 29, 51, 57 & 59 - stop just up the road on Lochee Road near Smellies Lane.
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Expenses will be reimbursed at 45p per mile, or on receipt of bus tickets. If here for a full day lunch expenses can be reimbursed at the maximum of £3 per day.
Training details: Volunteers will be introduced to the team and shown their area of work. Initial training for the role will be given where appropriate.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 4 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.