GRH

GRH

At a glance

Skills

  • Database / CRM development
  • Software and web development
  • Web design (including UX/UI)

Where

Based in St Austell, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly
I would prefer to volunteer mainly at home

Time

Either in or out of office hours

Causes

  • Animals / wildlife
  • Arts
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Campaigning
  • Children / families
  • Community safety / victim support / domestic violence
  • Counselling / advice
  • Criminal justice
  • Education
  • Emergency Services / Armed Forces
  • Environment
  • Faith and ethics
  • Financial inclusion
  • Gardens and parks
  • Health and well being / research and care
  • Housing and homelessness
  • Human rights
  • International development
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender
  • Local / community
  • Men
  • Mental health
  • Museums / heritage
  • Older people / later life
  • Physical disabilities
  • Poverty relief
  • Refugees / migrants
  • Social care
  • Sports
  • Substance misuse
  • Training / employment support
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Women
  • Young people

Type of role

Short term project, Ongoing role, Trustee/Governor

Work history

About me

Ex Software Engineer since 1987 for BAE SYSTEMS (formerly GEC Avionics, Marconi Electronic Systems).  Experience in writing embedded software for Head Up Displays (HUDs), Head Down Displays (HDDs) and Weapons Aiming Computers for military combat aircraft and Fly-By-Wire systems for commercial aircraft.  Also experience writing Microsoft Windows applications and web-based applications using HTML, ASP.Net, Javascript and SQL Server.

Currently unemployed due to health issues; I have had a number of strokes since 2013 that have severely affected my communication skills, cognitive abilities such as my memory, my eyesight and also Congestive Heart Failure causing swelling in my legs and feet that become painful when standing or walking for anything other than short periods of time and as such limiting my physical abilities.

What am I looking for

Part-time work-from-home IT/administrative work.