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Age UK Bedfordshire is currently recruiting for Part Time (Bank) Handypersons to join our team.

Main Duties

  • To provide practical DIY assistance to our customers within their own homes.
  • To carry out 'Warmer Homes' Assessments 
  • Carry out health and safety assessments prior to carrying out any work.
  • To ensure that all work is carried out in a competent manner and to inform the Area Organiser if you feel we are offering you a job that is outside of your competency level.
  • To be able to provide accurate estimates of time and materials required to carry out work.
  • To report potential hazards to the Area Organiser.
  • Assist in monitoring and evaluation of the service as required.
  • To be sympathetic to the needs of older people, giving support and understanding when needed and to encourage and help people to be as active as possible.
  • To attend staff and training meetings.
  • To undertake other tasks within Age UK Bedfordshire within the job holder’s abilities, as maybe required from time to time by the Area Organiser.
  • To use your own tools (drill bits and screws etc can be re-claimed on expenses)

To request an application pack please call us on 01234 360510 or email 

Or simply dowload the pack below - 

Accompanying Letter 

Job Description 

Application Form 

Working Pattern Form 


Please return completed forms to

Closing date to be confirmed.