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This Vacancy has closed.

Casual Community Transport Driver

  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: SER/22/202800
  • Published: Thu 30/06/2022, 11:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 15/07/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 0 hours per week, Casual
  • Salary: SCP 11 £11.13 per hour
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: River Mole Business Park, Esher KT10 8BJ, Surrey

Our community transport service is a life-line for many in our community. Imagine being in your home, unable to use public transport but desperate to still be part of the community, to attend classes and to attend medical appointments. This is where our community transport system supports our residents.

Our fleet of accessible vehicles is available to older residents with a mobility impairment and you can be part of the team as a casual community transport driver. You have probably seen the buses around Elmbridge!

 

About you

  • You will have a full clean D1 current driving license for at least 2 years, with basic literacy and numeracy skills.
  • You will have a smile, have the caring attitude and the commitment to customer service that our customers that will make all the difference to their day.
  • You will have organisational and good communication skills and willing to muck-in and support the rest of the team when needed.

 

About us

We pride ourselves on placing our customers at the heart of everything we do. This especially applies to our community support team. This group of committed and inspiring individuals come together to offer our residents a huge variety of care and support. For example,

  • Meals on wheels
  • Seven Centres for the Community
  • Community alarm and telecare services
  • Community transport
  • Dementia Services
  • Independent living centre
  • And specialist groups supporting those with Parkinson’s and those recovering from a stroke.

 

Anything else?

  • Of course, you will be generally out-and-about around the borough (and part of Mole Valley), you will be based at our transport depot at the River Mole Business Park in Esher.
  • This role is a for a casual driver, which means hours will change on a week-to-week basis, although we are extremely busy and the need for further driver capacity is high. We also require cover for drivers annual leave and sickness cover if applicable.

 

If you think you can make a difference in the community, then we need you!

 

If you would like to know more, please call Elizabeth Pain (Transport Manager) on 01372 474529

 

What are you waiting for?

 

Closing Date: 15th July 2022 at 9.00am Good Luck!

 

Interviews held week commencing the 25th of July 2022

Downloads

  • Elmbridge Recruitment Pack
  • Job Description/Person Specification
  • Community Support Services Pack
  • Employer: Elmbridge Borough Council
  • Reference: SER/22/202800
  • Published: Thu 30/06/2022, 11:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 15/07/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: 0 hours per week, Casual
  • Salary: SCP 11 £11.13 per hour
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: River Mole Business Park, Esher KT10 8BJ, Surrey

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