Devon Reuse Week 2019

Devon Reuse Week 2019

Proper Job hosted an afternoon of reuse and repair workshops on Saturday 23rdFebruary as part of Devon Reuse week. Bike Maintenance & Repair, Tool Sharpening and Upcycled Sewing all took place in Endecott House, Chagford where attendees learned how to breathe new...
Proper Job AGM

Proper Job AGM

It’s AGM time of year again, which means an exciting opportunity to get involved with Proper Job! We invite all members, and anyone interested in joining our team, to attend our Annual General Meeting. This is a really exciting time for Proper Job CIO. Though out 2018...
Electrical Repair Workshop

Electrical Repair Workshop

In this throwaway society small household electricals and domestic appliances, tools and toys to name a few, have become items that are expected to last for a year or two at best before heading straight to landfill. Proper Job are collaborating with Merlin Howes from...
Sustainable Wreath Workshop in London Regent Street

Sustainable Wreath Workshop in London Regent Street

I’m dreaming of a green Christmas.   Devon Recycling and Reuse Charity, Proper Job are getting recognition nationally this Christmas with their sustainable Christmas workshops, after being invited to host an event in London Regent Street. The charity, based in...
It’s competition time!

It’s competition time!

We are teaming up with Devon County Council for Devon Upcycling Day (22nd June) What a better way to celebrate than to have an upcycling competition. Post your before and after photos to Recycle Devon Facebook page to have a chance to win.   We would love to see...
Pallet Stool Workshop

Pallet Stool Workshop

Proper Job and Touch Wood Southwest collaborated to host a workshop especially for children and parents/ guardians. Attendees learnt how to make a simple stool using waste pallet wood and gained the ability and knowledge in how to use reclaimed wood and hand tools...