Transport Manager

Care Vacancy Ltd
8.00 - 9.00 GBP Hourly + £8.40 Per Hour
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Part Time

Transport Manager - Part time - 16 hrs per week (with opportunity for more hours as transport service grows)

Pay rate - ??8.40 per hour (circa ??7000 per annum)

Age Concern Christchurch is an independent charity focused on improving lives for the older population in the Borough of Christchurch.

We are looking to recruit a hands-on Transport Manager to work closely with the General Manager and Team to manage the transport facilities of Age Concern Christchurch and volunteer drivers.

The main Responsibilities of being a transport manager are:

  • Management of the Age Concern Christchurch minibus service
  • Organisation of a rota to ensure that vehicles are used effectively
  • Recruitment, training and retention of volunteer drivers
  • Liaison with ACC Friendship Groups regarding passengers and activities
  • Promote and manage external use of minibus
  • Produce monthly reports for the Management Group

The Essential Requirements of being a Transport Manager for Age Concern are:

  • Ability/willingness to undertake necessary training
  • You must be reliable and honest
  • You must be a careful driver
  • You must have a flexible approach
  • You must have a clean driving record for the last 5 years
  • You must be over the age of 30 years (required by our insurance company to drive minibuses)

The desirable Requirements of being a Transport Manager for Age Concern are:

  • Experience of driving minibuses
  • Midas or similar qualification
  • Previous experience of working with older people and/or volunteers
  • First aid certificate
  • Pleasant cheerful personality
  • Non smoker

Please apply online with your CV. We will then send you an application form for you to complete and send back to us by email or post