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Montfield Support Services, Burgh Road, Lerwick, ZE1 0LA
£11.66 per hour
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To provide the routine driving, maintenance and/or gardening services required by Social Care settings. To work in accordance with all Health and Safety policies and procedures. To work in a planned, systematic way, but be prepared to respond to unanticipated events.

The handyperson is an integral member of the staff team and, as such, is required to work in a way which brings benefits to service users.

More detail is provided in the Job Profile, Person Specification and Conditions of Service Summary attached to the bottom of this advert.

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Additional Information

  • The grade of this post is F
  • Rate of pay shown in the advert is inclusive of Distant Islands Allowance of £1.1732 per hour
  • Casual/Relief posts available
  • Relief cover required from 9am to 2pm on Saturday's and Sunday's.  Basic Handy person duties include driving van and collecting/delivering laundry/meals.
  • Preferred candidates will be required to join the Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update prior to a formal offer of employment being made
  • A relocation package does not apply to this post
  • We will pay interview expenses from within Shetland 
  • You must have the ability to travel throughout Shetland at short notice and where public transport is limited
  • We are happy to talk flexible working

During the application process you are required to give the names of two persons not related to you, who we can contact to provide a reference to support your application.

This post is based at Montfield Support Services, Lerwick, Shetland

For further details relating to this post, please contact:  Brett Rogers, Team Leader on 01595 745251 or e-mail

If you have a disability which prevents you from applying online, please call 01595 744032.




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