CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Emmaus Hampshire TYPE: Voluntary

Are you skilled and experienced in DIY repairs, decorating and building maintenance? We’re looking for a Handyperson Volunteer to help complete minor repairs and maintenance work within Emmaus Hampshire buildings. If you have time to spare, skills to give and want to support a local homelessness charity, then we want to hear from you.

Main duties

  • Internal building repair and maintenance
  • Painting and decorating within our community home
  • Supporting improvements to our charity stores
  • Basic joinery and plumbing repairs
  • Making bespoke fixtures and fittings.

Skills and experience needed

  • Good skills and experience in DIY or property maintenance
  • Ability to carry out basic building repairs and improvements
  • An ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Flexible attitude to types of jobs required within the role
  • Knowledge of health and safety practices and procedures
  • Highly motivated, enthusiastic and a positive, can-do attitude.

Time commitment

We are looking for new volunteers who can commit between four and eight hours per week (9am-5pm).


  • Winchester Superstore and Community, Bar End Road, Winchester SO23 9BN

Training, support and benefits

  • As an Emmaus volunteer you will be given an induction when you start
  • A staff member will support you throughout your time as a volunteer
  • An opportunity to develop your skills and experience for a worthwhile cause
  • Meet new people from a variety of backgrounds
  • Further e-learning, training and development opportunities
  • Travel expenses and lunch on the days that you volunteer.

Register your interest today

If you are interested in this role, please complete the form below to register your interest. Our Volunteer Coordinator will then contact you to chat about the role, your skills, interests and availability.