• Full Time
  • Salary: £9.74-£10.60 per hour

Website Guild Care

Location

Various locations, Worthing West Sussex

Salary

£9.74-£10.60 per hour

Hours of Work

35 hours per week working 5 days out of 7 to cover Monday-Sunday

Closing date

25th of November 2022

Proposed interview date/s (if known)

TBC

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The role

We are looking for a Driver to work as part of the transport team, you will be flexible and support with driving our Minibuses transporting people in the community to different services. You will also be driving our vans to support with transporting goods from our donation centre and collecting furniture from people’s homes.

You will require a full and clean driving license which includes Category D1 or PCV with no more than 3 penalty points.

We are looking for someone with a clean driving licence and able to carry out heavy lifting. You must have good customer service skills. Experience of furniture collections, deliveries and transporting people are desirable. You must be able to drive a Luton Van as part of the role.

Why work for Guild Care? Our benefits, your career and who we are….

Career Pathway

At Guild Care, we are passionate about career progression for all our employees, we have developed clear learning pathways for all our job roles at Guild Care. We take everyone’s career goals seriously, whether you want to be an amazing Care Assistant or our next Director of Care. We’re proud that the average length of service for our care home senior management team is 17 years- many of whom started as Care Assistants and followed our career pathways.

Our Amazing Benefits at Guild Care…..

Working for a local charity that has supported the community since 1933
Welcome to Guild Care bonus (for eligible roles)- Up to £1000 for Registered Nurses and up to £1000 for Care, Home Care and Day Services Support Staff
Refer a friend scheme- you could earn £500 for recommending a friend to Guild Care
Buddy Incentive- you could receive up to £125 to support our new recruits in role, promoting a supportive and friendly environment for our newcomers (Care Services only)
Competitive salaries
20-25 days holiday
Pension scheme
Sick pay
Flexible shift patterns
Free DBS check
Excellent learning and development opportunities and clear defined care career pathway
Supportive colleagues
Job satisfaction
Local offers for Guild Care staff
Being part of a values- led organisation
Job description

Essential

To be presentable, polite, reliable and able to remain calm in a crisis
Knowledge of UK driving legislation and ability to follow the Highway Code
Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with a range of people including customers, relatives and staff
Basic literacy and numeracy skills
Ability to maintain customer confidentiality and maintain appropriate professional boundaries
Ability to work well as part of a team and to drive with minimal supervision
A willingness to undertake a minibus driving assessment and essential training
A full UK / EU / EEA driving license, which includes Category D1 or PCV with no more than 3 penalty points.
A minimum of three years driving experience and be aged 21+
To inform the Transport Manager of any endorsements or amendments to your driving license
The post holder must be able to provide a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Check
Clean Driving licence
Able to carry out heavy lifting
Good customer Service skills
Team Player
Desirable

Good knowledge of the local area and ability to travel throughout Worthing and Adur, and on occasions throughout West Sussex
Knowledge and understanding of the needs of older people including people with dementia and/or people with learning disabilities
Experience of driving a minibus
Experience of furniture collections and deliveries
Get in touch

For further information please call our Recruitment Team on 01903 863154.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy upon successful selection of candidates, please apply as soon as possible to avoid disappointment

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