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The vision of the charity is to provide a high level of care and re-habilitation to all distressed, neglected, poorly treated animals either directly within our own facility or through working with ...

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Maintenance Volunteer

2–6 hrs/wk
BA4 6TG, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
GardeningDIY / Odd JobsOutdoors
Outdoor workCarpentryBuilding workCleaning & tidying
Animal welfare
#29804
Scan me or visit www.sparkachange.org.uk/o/happy-landingsorguk/opportunities/Maintenance-Volunteer/29804 to join
SummaryIf you love DIY, animals and the outdoors- this could be for you!
Detailed description

Aim of volunteering role: To provide much needed help with the general maintenance of the animal shelter’s buildings, site and grounds.


Tasks:

·       To provide general maintenance help in line with your

own skills and capabilities

·       Tasks may include: Painting, repairing or replacing

broken parts of site, strimming and mowing, other

maintenance tasks may arise which are varied so you

will not be bored!

·       To carry out tasks as instructed by your supervisor

·       To follow all instruction and training given on health

& safety, including PPE and manual handling


Time commitment: Flexible time commitment to suit you


Where: Happy Landings Animal Shelter, Pye Hill, Pylle, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 6TG.


Transport needed: Due to the location of the centre, volunteers need a means of transport, as there are no close public transport links to the shelter


What you need to have:

·       This role has a minimum age of 18

·       Interest in the animal charity work of Happy Landings

Animal Shelter

·       Experience and interest in DIY, maintenance and/or

gardening

·       Good physical fitness and like being outdoors

·       Flexibility and the ability to follow instruction


Benefits to you:

·       You will have that lovely warm feeling of knowing you

are contributing to the charity and helping it continue

with its animal rescue and rehoming work  

·       You will be part of a welcoming family of staff and

volunteers

You are eligible for a volunteer reference after three months volunteering

Getting there
About Happy Landings Animal Shelter
The vision of the charity is to provide a high level of care and re-habilitation to all distressed, neglected, poorly treated animals either directly within our own facility or through working with other species-specific charities.
#29804
Scan me or visit www.sparkachange.org.uk/o/happy-landingsorguk/opportunities/Maintenance-Volunteer/29804 to join