Part time Handyperson Vacancy

Are you practical, community minded and enjoy being outdoors? If so, you may be interested in this opportunity.

Arborfield & Newland Parish Council is looking to employ a practical individual, to work an average of 8 hours a week, paid at £12.50 – £15.00 per hour (depending on experience), within the Parish to complete a range of light physical duties that includes:

1) General maintenance at the pavilion in Arborfield Park and other Parish owned land, that includes: safety checks, gate opening of car park, bus shelters, phone kiosk, litter picking, bin emptying, vegetation maintenance, and inspections.
2) Inspection of playground equipment, fencing, CCTV and lighting.
3) Updating and maintenance of notice boards and street furniture around the village.
4) Any other minor repairs and jobs as requested by the Council.

The Council will consider applications from individuals seeking direct employment with the Council or from contractors or from self-employed who can provide the services to the Council. Contractors and self-employed will be required to provide their own tools, have the relevant insurances and be able to self-manage the tasks on a weekly and monthly cycle.

If you would like more information, please see the job description available below. Alternatively, contact the Parish Clerk on 0118 976 1489 or via email at in the first instance.

To apply for this role, please complete the application form available to download below and return to the address provided.


Handyperson – Job Description

Handyperson – Application Form