Are you a confident driver?

Are you looking to make a difference to the lives of young people making their way to and from school? 

The London Borough of Hounslow’s Transport Co-ordination service is currently recruiting minibus Drivers.

 

We are looking for: 

- Part-time staff for 17 hours per week split shift (am and pm) term time only.  There are opportunities to work additional hours in the middle of the day or during some of the school holidays. There are also opportunities for Casual Drivers. 

- You will be responsible for transporting children and adults with special needs to various destinations, within and outside of the Borough.  You will be working in partnership with the Passenger Assistant who will be in your vehicle assisting the children. 

 

 

Have you got what we're looking for?

 

  • Possess a PSV (D) or D1 category driving licence
  • The ability to safely and confidently drive a large minibus (there will be an assessment)
  • Caring, patient, understanding and have a friendly personality
  • Resilient and polite: You will be dealing with passengers who are challenging physically or verbally 
  • Good communication skills (communication with Schools, Parents and Colleagues)
  • Are physically fit (to manoeuvre and push wheelchairs and fit clamps) A medical assessment will be required
  • Enhanced DBS check when working with children
  • Possess the ability to use a road map
  • Able to deal with emergency situations in a positive manner
  • Good team player
  • Flexibility: No leave to be taken during Term Time and only during the school holidays. 

  • Posted 202 days ago 
  • Work Hounslow
  • Job ref: J2057

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  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Department for Work & Pensions
  • Learn Hounslow
  • NHS
  • Shawtrust
  • West London Alliance