Driver - Ring and Ride - South Birmingham

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Job Details

Location

NEAT South/Frankly - Driver

Contract Type

Permanent

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Real Living Wage - £9 per hour

Closing Date

30/11/2019 17:00

Join us on the Journey...

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National Express have recently expanded its service to include National Express Accessible Transport (NEAT). Ring and Ride is the door-to-door service for anyone who lives in the urban areas of the West Midlands that find it difficult or impossible to use conventional public transport.  

We have rewarding roles available for caring Drivers to join our Ring and Ride team in our South Birmingham Depot. This is much more than a driving role, we are looking for individuals who want to make a difference in the community and provide support to those with transport accessibility needs and have difficulties using public transport services.

Our NEAT Drivers are of the highest quality, having an understanding of care, strong geographical knowledge of the local area and the desire to positively impact the lives of those using the service. We require strong communicators who can build relationships with our regular customers and support those with accessibility needs getting on and departing the bus.  

Day to day you will be...

  • Driving a minibus to a scheduled timetable

  • Caring for customers as needed during your services 

  • Connecting customers safely to and from various locations in and around the local area

  • Focusing on Health and Safety of your vehicle by carrying out routine vehicle checks, repairing minor defects and ensuring the inside of your vehicle allows customers to travel in comfort 

  • Everyday is different and there will be ad hoc tasks and responsibilities to undertake 

Unfortunately we are currently unable to accept applications for individuals who do not have the D1 category on their driving licence. 

Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment according to the policy.

You may also have experience in the following...

Support Work, Carer, Care Home, Educational Services, Care Worker, Customer Service, Driver, Driving Licence, HGV, CPC, Passenger Transport, Driving, Delivery Driver, Taxi Driver, Security, Travel, Retail, Customer Care

If the above sounds like a next step in your career, follow our online application process to express your interest! If you have any queries or wish to discuss any aspects of the role, please email bus.recruitment@nationalexpress.com.

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Driver - Ring and Ride - South Birmingham