Location: Northampton and south of the county
Rate of pay: £8.91 per hour
Hours of work: casual contract
About the role
To undertake handyperson, decorating and DIY-type work at the homes of older people in Northamptonshire to help them maintain a safe environment and keep their independence. This would involve fitting key safes, grabrails and installing personal alarm equipment and also such work as moving furniture and clearing gutters.
We are looking for someone with proven handyperson and decorating skills and practical knowledge of basic electrical, plumbing, carpentry and other DIY-type skills. You should be able to demonstrate respect for vulnerable older people and have a reassuring nature when dealing with nervous clients. If you are practically minded with competent home maintenance skills and love gardening please get in touch.
For more information or an informal chat about this post please call Pamela Kom on 01604 611200.
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Download our job application form and equal opportunities policy. Complete either the Word or PDF version of the application form and either email to firstname.lastname@example.org or post it to:
Age UK Northamptonshire
The William and Patricia Venton Centre
Please do not send CVs as they will be discounted. For more information about these roles and working for Age UK Northamptonshire, call us on 01604 611200 or email email@example.com
Closing date for applications: extended
Interviews: to be arranged