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Casual Mini Bus Driver (Pool)

Bracknell Forest Council
£10.46 per hour + 32p per hour London Weighting
The Commercial Centre
Working Pattern:
Part Time
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
25/10/2019 at 00:55 AM
Bracknell Forest Council

Casual Minibus Drivers

£10.46 (inc London Weighting) per hour + holiday allowance of 12%.

Are you looking for a role that is genuinely rewarding and allows you the chance to make a real difference to peoples lives? We are currently recruiting minibus drivers to create a casual bank for routes across the Borough.

Please note many journeys take place at either end of the school day; however, a number will be at other times. Approximately three/four hours per day.

About the role:

You will be driving vulnerable children and adults travelling on Bracknell Forest Council transport to and from school or other activities. Working with or without a Passenger Assistant you will ensure that the passengers in your care have a safe and enjoyable journey.

About you:

You will have a current full, UK driving licence with D1 entitlement and ideally experience of driving a minibus or similar size vehicle. Experience of undertaking regular vehicle checks to ensure they are in a road worthy condition would also be useful.

You will need good communication skills as you will be working with care givers, school staff and vulnerable children and adults, who may have, learning difficulties and/or display challenging behaviour. Some may have a physical disability.

Bracknell Forest Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Everyone at Bracknell Forest Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm. If you share this ethos, then we really want to hear from you.

This role is subject to DBS checking.

Training will be provided this will include Safeguarding, Behaviour Management and Midas training which is mandatory

Interviews, offers and rejections will happen on an ongoing basis. This advert will close when sufficient applications have been received. Please apply as soon as possible to ensure that your application can be considered.

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact Matt Howlett on 01344 355157



Equal Opportunities

Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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