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50plus Help

Become a helper (individual)

Need assistance? 0845 22 50 495 or local numbers during office hours


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Becoming a Helper gives you the ability to undertake jobs requested by customers. You become a Helper by completing the form below. 50plus takes care of the sales and marketing, financial settlement and has an online booking system allowing you to work when and only when you want to and at a rate set by you.

Helpers are booked by customers who see the helpers initials, service offered, skill set and charges. Only customers in the operating area selected by you as part of the registration process will see your information and be able to book you. Once booked you receive an automatic email notification of the booking with the full details of the customer and the requested job.

Once 50plus has your information it will be checked and if all is well you will be authorised on the system. We'll contact you about whether an online calendar is appropriate for you.

A detailed view of how 50plus works from the Helper's perspective is included in the 'How the system works page' accessible from the Helper menu on your left, once you have registered.

We can if required register you over the telephone. Call us to take this option. We'll go through the form with you.

Create helper account - information can be edited later

Title 
First Name 
Last Name 
Initials (max 3 letters) 
Email 
Address 
Postcode 
Fixed telephone if available 
Mobile phone 
Short service description (e.g plumber, handyman, cleaning, gas engineer, gardener etc.) 
Skill summary (e.g. installation and repair of plumbing and heating systems; broad range of handyman services) 
Start Date     
These next simple steps will help you determine the area where you will offer your services. Either:
  • Describe an operational area (e.g South Bucks) or
  • Click here to see what a specific radius (e.g 10 miles / 16Km) looks like around your address or
  • Click here to draw a user defined area around your address and get a list of the postcodes covered

  • If you use the mapping tools just capture the information to add to the next part of the form.
Operational area e.g. South Bucks and /or 
Radius (miles) served around your address and /or 
Postcodes served 
Insert the amount (in figures only - no £ symbol) you wish to be paid for the first hour of work (the minimum charge) ex VAT.
The amount will be automatically adjusted to include a margin for 50plus Help and VAT on that margin when shown to customers.
 
Insert the amount (in figures only - no £ symbol) you wish to be paid for subsequent HALF hours hour of work ex VAT.
The amount will be automatically adjusted to include a margin for 50plus Help and VAT on that margin when shown to customers.
 
Choose whether you will provide a DBS (previously CRB) check. Click here for more information; it is a simple process. It improves your chances of getting work if you are DBS checked. If you say that you will obtain a check we will show you DBS status as awaited until we receive a copy.
50plus Help provides insurance for handyman type services. If you offer some services such as plumbing, electrical, gas, roofing or similar you will need to supply a copy of your insurance to us. If you say that you will supply insurance we will show your insurance status as awaited until we receive a copy.

Add any other information that may you fell may be be helpful.
Chose a password. This must be a minimum of 6 characters 
 
Now click 'create'. You can edit the information later

 

 

     

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