Service Requirements

To be a Community Colleague, each of our services has different requirements.

All applicants must be over 18. Some roles will require you to have access to a vehicle and possess a valid driving licence. All applicants will also be required to undergo a DBS check and must have Public Liability Insurance, which can be provided by Bishop’s Wellbeing for a fee.  

Dog Walking

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be confident around a variety of different size/breed of dog

  • Have a vehicle that can safely transport dogs (if necessary)

  • Be physically fit and comfortable walking long distances

Cleaning

  •  Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Possess their own equipment and supplies

  • Be physically fit

  • Have a great eye for detail

  • Be comfortable working with a diverse group of people

Companionship

Do you have the time and skills to provide companionship? Applicants must be:

  • Trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Able to build good relationships

  • Good listeners

  • Empathetic

  • Comfortable working with a diverse group of people

gardening

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be confident in carrying out a variety of tasks, from mowing the lawn to tending to flowerbeds

  • Have excellent communication skills

If you have experience working with mental health, please get in touch!

Are you a PT looking to expand your client base? We are looking for PTs who can provide services to our clients. Applicants must:

  • Be level 3 qualified

  • Be able to to deliver services to a diverse group of people

  • Be able to adapt their services to a wide variety of ages and abilities

  • Provide suitable equipment and programmes

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Confident in providing a variety of DIY services

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Be able to provide all the tools required

Trades People

Are you looking to expand your client base? We are looking for people who can provide a variety of services to our clients. Applicants must:

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be experienced and highly skilled in their area of trade

  • Have proof of qualifications required by law

  • Trading standards approved (or actively working towards)

  • Have excellent communication skills

Do you have the time to provide shopping and errand services for our clients?

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be flexible and adaptable to the client’s needs

Odd JObs

Personal Training

Shopping and Errands

Are you able to provide assistance for those being discharged from hospital? We are looking for people to ensure that our client’s home is ready for their return. Applicants must:

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the client

  • Have excellent communication skills

  • Be empathetic and a good listener

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Have a vehicle that is safe and accessible for clients

  • Have a vehicle taxed for business use

  • Be  flexible and adapt to the needs of the client

  • Please note that additional checks may be carried out if you apply for this role (e.g. DVLA checks)

  • Be trustworthy, reliable and punctual

  • Be able to build relationships

  • Be good listeners

  • Be empathetic

  • Be comfortable working with a diverse group of people

  • Be adaptable to the needs of the client

If you are not sure which service you need or you need a service that isn't listed here, please contact us using the enquiries form and we will endeavour to help you.

Hospital Discharge

Transport

Personal Assistance

Advice

Sounds like something you'd like to get involved with?