Trainee Handyperson Castlehill Housing Association

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Organisation information

Castlehill Housing Association

Charity registered in Scotland SC013584

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Aims & objectives

Castlehill Housing Association has been delivering high quality, affordable homes throughout North East Scotland for nearly 50 years. With over 2000 properties throughout Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray, we meet the housing needs of a diverse range of people whilst playing a significant role in improving our tenants’ quality of life. See also and
Job number
Time of attendance
Worked over 4 days (variable)
No of references
Hours (per week)
Not shifts. Hours worked between 8.30am and 16.30 Mon to Fri
Salary (£/hr)
£6.15 - £8.21 per hour depending on age

Job description

Working alongside the projects 4 tradesmen you will:

1. Visit clients in their own home to carry out small repairs. It is important to establish a trusting and supportive relationship with customers at an early stage.

2.Provide a general gardening service

3. Carry out small tasks in relation to home safety/security

4. Carry out within company procedures

5. Maintain daily timesheets

6. Undertake any relevant training

Person specification

Good communication skills, interesting in gaining experience in skilled trades, ability to work with older and disabled people, show empathy and sensitivity

Additional information

Post are based within Aberdeen Care and Repair Service but trainees will work alongside tradesmen within older and disabled peoples homes.

PVG/disclosure requirements

Not Required