The maintenance volunteer role will assist the maintenance team with general duties, DIY, decorating and general upkeep of our hospices, head office and shops.

Location:  Shooting Star House, Hampton
Time: Half a day, flexible on weekdays
Start date: ASAP

Duties and Key Responsibilities

  • Assist the Maintenance team with aspects of maintenance on a day-to-day basis at Shooting Star House and work across all sites including shops as required
  • Tasks to include minor repairs, decorating, minor building or carpentry projects
  • Gardening and outdoor work
  • Tasks will be allocated according to the Volunteer’s skills and past experience

Essential skills and experiences

  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Energetic and enthusiastic
  • Previous DIY experience at home or in the workplace
  • Common sense

Volunteers usually work a half day shift (3 to 4 hours), flexible mornings or afternoons.

Please note all volunteer roles at our hospices require us to carry out a DBS check. This is a simple online procedure. This role will require a DBS at standard level.