Maintenance Support

13 Apr 2018
13 Jul 2018
Hours per month
10 to 20 hours
Short Term

Maintenance Support

Type of opportunity

Practical Support

Opportunity -5332

Are you interested in DIY? We are looking for someone to help with a variety of general maintenance tasks such as painting and general repairs at Kathleen Chambers House, a residential care home where we offer full care and support to older people with sight loss.


South West

Where based?

On Site

Additional location information

Somerset: RNIB Kathleen Chambers House, 97 Berrow Road, Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset, TA8 2PG

What you will be doing? Assist with general maintenance jobs, Repair garden furniture and fences, Painting and decorating

Assisting the maintenance team with odd jobs throughout the house, resident's rooms and garden.

What skills and experience are needed?

  • Basic maintenance skills
  • Good Interpersonal Skills
  • Physically fit (carry light loads)
  • Reliability, enthusiasm and patience
  • Willingness to work as part of a team

What will you gain from the role?

  • A chance to give something back
  • Experience in a care setting
  • Working with a variety of people
  • New experiences and skills

What support will be given?

  • Induction
  • Understanding Sight Loss Pack
  • Expenses
  • Regular updates
  • Supervision and help from your Manager
  • Training as appropriate

When will you be needed?

Mon am, Mon pm, Tues am, Tues pm, Wed am, Wed pm, Thurs am, Thurs pm, Fri am, Fri pm

How often will I be needed?

3 hours Per Week Criminal Record Check Information

This role requires an enhanced criminal record check

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