Who Works For Us

Paid Staff

HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland currently employs three full-time and nine part-time members of staff.

Volunteers

HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland relies very much on the contribution of volunteers and has many active volunteers who between them contribute hundreds of hours each month. We are always in need of extra volunteers so if you would like to donate some of your time then visit the Join Us section or please call us on:

Thurso: 01847 890 696 or 01847 891 300

Wick: 01955 603 833

Benefits of Volunteering

The volunteers said ...

"It has reintroduced routine and structure back into my life."

"I am changed person because I have more confidence, self-esteem, more qualifications, more social and team working skills."

"Helped with motivation, confidence, team working and job prospects."

Workers      Workers


Trainees

There are opportunities for the long-term unemployed at HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland. Trainees coming into HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland are invaluable in helping us to provide our services.We asked our Trainees and Volunteers the following questions

Specifically what skills do you feel you have learned or brushed up on while working with HomeAid Caithness and Sutherland?

  • Handling and storing skills
  • Till operation and cash handling
  • Dealing with the general public
  • PAT testing
  • Organisational skills

Is there anything you feel could have been done to make your experience with HomeAid Caithness and Sutherland more beneficial?

  • Not that I can think of, it was good the way it was
  • Overall my time with HomeAid has been beneficial to me personally and work wise
  • No, although I was a bit wary about my placement at first, I am very glad and proud to say that I was a member of the team and will remember this experience for a long time to come

Directors

HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland, like any other company, has a Board of Directors. All of the Directors are volunteers and give their time and effort freely to ensure that HomeAid Caithness & Sutherland is run correctly and adheres to its objectives.

The current members of the HomeAid Board are:

Company Chairman

  • Roger Saxon
  • Company Secretary
  • Mike Potts

Directors

  • Stephanie Brooksbank
  • George Mitchell
  • Jonathan Wood
  • Deborah Wood
  • John Booth
  • Sandra Owsnett

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Registered Office: Unit 6A, Ormlie Industrial Estate, Thurso, Caithness KW14 7QU Tel: 01847 890 696