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Collectors, Yard Operatives, Furniture Makers & Crafts-Folk

Furniture maker in Touch Wood workshop

We need regular volunteers to help with manual handling, sorting and related practical tasks
Preparing redundant wood for resale and woodworking activities including making reclaimed timber into commissioned pieces for sale to the public. These roles suit people of all ages, job-seekers, retired or semi-retired people, DIY enthusiasts... You need to have a basic level of physical fitness and ability to work in a team. Give us a bell to explore your options!

Our wood collections and workshop operate Mon-Fri 8.30am-4pm.

Contact Liz for more info about volunteering or work experience roles or to apply: 0161 223 8200, Option 6 or email:

Touch Wood Training 2018

offloadingWe offer a 6-week programme in woodworking in which you can explore a career in the construction sector.
Improve your employability through hands-on learning; Gain, share and improve your practical skills.
On completing the on-the-job training you will have had the chance to gain a qualification and you will have a work reference.

Our courses are running throughout the year: Contact Liz for more up to date info. To avoid disappointment, reserve your place early.

outside TWWe are now recruiting Job Seekers who need work experience for our on-the-job training in Woodworking. Improve your employability in a practical way. Gain or improve your skills.
On completing your time with us you may have a recognised qualification (depending on your abilities and what accredited training is available) and a work reference.