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Driver - Special Needs

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Contracts

  • Salary:

    £10.55 - £11.08 per annum

  • Job ref:

    5108945_1566898971

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months

  • Start date:

    02-09-2019

  • Expiry date:

    26-09-2019

We have an exciting opportunity for a Driver - Special Needs to join our clients offices based in City of London on a temporary contract basis for 2 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Driver - Special Needs , your main duties will include:

  • To drive a Council vehicle which is transporting clients.
  • When needed, assisting clients from their home or other location to the vehicle and help ensure their safety and welfare during the journey.
  • To advise named postholders of information relating to the clients transported, i.e. no response to calls, illness etc.
  • Undertaking routine maintenance of the vehicle and taking reasonable care at all times for the safety and welfare of yourself and other persons.

To be successful for this Driver - Special Needs post you will need to have:

  • To have passed the HGV/PSG driving test and have subsequently undertaken substantial mileage as an HGV/ PSG driver, including safely driving in a busy urban environment.
  • To hold a clean driving licence which is applicable in the UK.
  • Knowledge of equalities & diversity issues.
  • Aware of safe working practices.
  • Able to respond appropriately to client behaviours.
  • Able to undertake routine maintenance of motor vehicles and recognise faults with the vehicle needing referral to other services.
  • Organised and able to plan out tasks to meet deadlines.
  • Customer focused.

Enhanced DBS Required

Start Date-

02/09/2019

Working Hours-

25 hours per week

Monday - Friday

Pay Rate-

£10.55 p/h

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