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  • Job Reference
  • SYS-13032
  • Location
  • 71 Hatch Lane, London
  • Post Code
  • E4 6LP
  • Job Copy
  • The Mini Bus Driver is responsible for providing our residents with a safe and courteous transportation service to and from various activities. You will need to ensure passengers comply with Health & Safety instructions, provide risk assessments for the safe operation of vehicles, and maintain paperwork and daily log records to ensure the vehicle is in good working condition.
     
    About you

    • PCV license with Cat D1 and acceptable driving record (periodic Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) training arranged as required)
    • Knowledge of all safety precautions to comply with safety procedures
    • Ability to react calmly in emergency situations and be considerate
    • Ability to operate a chair lift and secure regular and mechanical wheelchairs and scooters
    • Ability to work semi-independently without direct supervision by following procedures and guidelines, using initiative, good judgment and common sense
    • Able to make responsible choices and decisions and act in a resident’s best interest
    • A friendly, vibrant personality combined with a caring and compassionate attitude
    • Effective written and verbal communication skills
    • Due to our insurance, you need to be at least 21 years of age
    • Had both COVID-19 Vaccinations or be willing to have both. 

    What we will give you
    As a Mini Bus Driver at Care UK, you can look forward to:

    • Competitive salary
    • Career pathways
    • Long Service awards
    • Cycle to work
    • Free eye tests
    • Pension Scheme
    • Annual holiday purchase scheme
    • Health Cash plans
    • GEM awards
    • Quality training to develop your skills
    • Free uniform
    • Thousands of online and in-store discounts
  • Where you'll work
  • Gracewell of Chingford (part of the Care UK family) sits in the East London borough of Waltham Forest. We offer the highest standard of care in our luxurious home. We provide nursing, dementia and residential care. Gracewell of Chingford would love to welcome you to the team to show you what a career at Care UK has to offer!

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.

Please search for live opportunities or use the Register Interest facility to sign up for job alerts and/or leave your CV speculatively.

Care UK is committed to ensuring that it employs people with the right mix of talent, skills and potential and will assess every applicant fairly regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependents, age, physical/mental disability or offending background. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent you from working with us, it will depend on the nature of the role and background of any offence.