I'm looking for Blumers who can help with a Companionship project
Good news - we found 14 Blumers who are ready to help
I retired from paid employment in 2011 with the NHS in Procurement. At first I wondered what I would do with my time but now I wonder where all my free time is! I volunteer with the local community-run shop, serving behind the counter and also dealing with the admin for the newspaper and magazine orders. I also volunteer with the local library, delivering books to an elderly housebound lady of 96! I write short stories mainly but am also trying to write a book. I play tennis, cycle and walk. My wife and I run a local board games session monthly and are members of a local U3A games group. Read more
You can book Mark forOffice Support Online research Proofread and Edit Data entry Mystery shopping Setting up & synching computers and gadgets Running errands Dog walking Decluttering Organising Long-distance check-ins Companionship Office work Technology Odd jobs Formatting documents/resumes Senior Support Marketing and Comms
Hugely motivated to create impressive cross-functional teams, delivering robust communication and service programmes to strengthen and support social needs. Advanced at embedding cultural change and operational excellence to drive growth, increase efficiency, implement transformation, and provide innovative social care solutions, Coproduction Trauma Informed Care and PIE. Operational and strategic thinker, combining operational and strategic knowledge to set up and implement new projects. Strong stakeholder relationships developed, creating a valuable network to increase opportunities. Read more
I worked as a Legal Secretary and Document Production Specialist for most of my career. I can help with transcription, copy typing, document conversions, amending, formatting, proofing, administration and clerical tasks. I am an active person and enjoy helping people generally.
You can book Marilyn for Office work, Odd jobs, Office Support, Online research, Mystery shopping, Proofread and Edit, Data entry, Formatting documents/resumes, Running errands, Companionship, Organise wardrobe
Initial career as a nurse, children's nurse then health visitor Second career as a senior lecturer teaching mainly at post graduate level mainly doctors and nurses. Excellent communication and literacy skills. Reasonable IT skills. Very practical and inventive Voluntary roles at different levels Read more
You can book Jane forTrade Professionals Pack for a move Formatting documents/resumes Data entry Proofread and Edit Mystery shopping Online research Companionship Planning applications Tourist guiding Organise wardrobe Long-distance check-ins Organising Running errands Serving food and drink Meet and greet Event planning English Marketing and Comms
I'm a qualified Care Assistant with 6 years experience. Previously worked in the retail sector for 15 years including Health, and entertainment areas. I write plays and short stories in my spare time, and currently studying counselling, psychology,spiritual healing, and advanced philosophy.
You can book Michael for Cleaning, Odd jobs, Events, Office work, Mystery shopping, Long-distance check-ins, Companionship, Tourist guiding, Marketing and Comms
As a versatile office admin person, my experience includes Invoicing, report writing, credit control, secretarial/ PA, proof-reading, reception, design forms, telephony etc. Now older and needing change, I can garden, paint walls, pack cupboards, clean premises, walk your dogs etc. I do drive. Read more
You can book Marese forCleaning In the garden Handy People Office work Odd jobs Home Cleaning Office Cleaning Airbnb Preparation Deep Cleans General gardening Garden pampering Painting and decorating Pack for a move Office Support Proofread and Edit Online research Data entry Formatting documents/resumes Companionship Dog walking Long-distance check-ins Running errands Marketing and Comms
I am a former accountant turned international film and media event producer who has lived on several continents. I am confident, highly creative, have great customer facing skills, patient, great at marketing and copywriting, very strong internet & social media skills, charming phone manner. Read more
You can book Charles forOffice work Mystery shopping Office work Odd jobs Events Data entry Proofread and Edit Office Support Business plans Online research Help with social media Formatting documents/resumes Running errands Organising Companionship Long-distance check-ins Event planning Meet and greet Marketing and Comms
Offering a range of skills and services within my local area and possibly further afield.
You can book Barry forOdd jobs In the garden Cleaning Handy People Running errands Companionship Tourist guiding Personal training Long-distance check-ins Organise wardrobe Dog walking General gardening Lawn mowing Garden Clearance Garden pampering Home Cleaning Office Cleaning Deep Cleans Airbnb Preparation General handyman Assembling furniture Shifting furniture Painting and decorating Hanging and Mounting screens or paintings Pack for a move Rubbish disposal Office work Mystery shopping
I live on the border of North Hertfordshire and South Cambridgeshire. I enjoy meeting people from all walks of life and have been involved in community engagement and education all of my working life from the age of 19. I run my own business.
You can book David for Companionship, Personal training, Garden pampering, Garden Clearance, General gardening, Lawn mowing, Mystery shopping, Mentoring and coaching, Project management, Event planning, In the garden, Events, Odd jobs, Office work, Business Professionals, Running errands, Tourist guiding, Dog walking, Decluttering
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Happily married, retired from range of professions, soldier, physiotherapist, HR manager, lecturer and childminder. Now a part-time carer and advocate for man with autism and epilepsy. Just general household diy skills (not a tradesman). Looking to keep busy, enjoy outdoors and walking. Thank you.
You can book David (Dave) for Odd jobs, Running errands, Dog walking, Long-distance check-ins, Personal training, Tourist guiding, Companionship, Decluttering, Handy People, Rubbish disposal, Office work
I have worked as an administrator for best part of my working life. I am computer literate. I keep myself fit and have a can do attitude. I have joined Blume for the flexible and lucrative opportunities they can provide for older people like myself. I enjoy chatting and meeting new people.
You can book Debbie for Odd jobs, Events, Office work, Running errands, Long-distance check-ins, Personal training, Companionship, Data entry, Mystery shopping, Office Support
Advanced computer user, handy with a saw and drill! Administrative / financial; building / repair. Renovated 3 houses: rewiring, central heating and plumbing. Career lecturer, module leader and performing arts practitioner with extensive skills, tutoring in singing (Choral Director) and GCSE maths. Read more
You can book Julian forOffice work Mystery shopping Odd jobs Events Handy People General handyman Painting and decorating Assembling furniture Shifting furniture Hanging and Mounting screens or paintings Rubbish disposal Event planning Meet and greet Serving food and drink Cooking Office Support Data entry Proofread and Edit Formatting documents/resumes Running errands Dog walking Decluttering Organising Organise wardrobe Long-distance check-ins Companionship
Retired Head Master. 30 years experience of teaching in UK and overseas. Degree in Economics and Sociology. Extensive experience of running a charity and performing Aid work in war zones during the Bosnia wars. Experienced, enthusiastic and effective gardener. Currently volunteer befriending elderly Read more