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Duties include

  • Driving our clients and volunteers from and to their homes to our centre. *All clients/volunteers live in Liverpool/Fairfield areas.
  • Assisting people on and off vehicles as required, including use of wheelchair hoists. Skills/experience
  • Bus licenses are up to be up to date and relevant to the YADA vehicle you are driving.
  • LR License required to drive our buses.
  • Some experience in driving small buses is desired.
  • Manual driving experience desired as one of our vehicles is a manual transmission
  • Being comfortable working with disabled adults is a must, you need to be a "people person" as the clients need to feel comfortable with the driver. Requirements
  • Drive with an awareness of safe practice at all times and adhering to all road safety rules and regulations.
  • Provide safe transportation of all passengers at all times.
  • Maintain the interior of assigned bus to guarantee a clean and sanitary environment.
  • Guarantee the safe loading and unloading of all clients entrusted to your care. -Provide direct/indirect supervision of volunteers/staff and all clients while entrusted to your care.
  • Exhibit at all times appropriate role modelling through language, dress, hygiene and expressing appropriate attitudes toward sex, criminal behaviour and the use of drugs.
  • All fines received will be the driver’s responsibility.
  • Use of drugs or alcohol is prohibited at YADA especially when driving a vehicle.
  • Mobile phone usage is not allowed whilst driving, unless Bluetooth is activated, as this can cause serious accidents on the road.
  • Report all accidents, incidences, and any mechanical concerns to the Coordinator at YADA as soon as you realise there is an issue.
  • At the end of the workday ensure vehicles are left clean and tidy, floors are swept and washed.
  • Ensure all buses are refuelled weekly.
You can not apply for this role as it is no longer available.