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Drivers in Horsham at Sussex Healthcare

Date Posted: 12/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Horsham
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    12/7/2018

Job Description

Driver

Salary: £8.05 / hour

We are looking to recruit Drivers at Sussex Healthcare on a fixed term contract for 3-6 months. There is the potential that the role will go Permanant after a successful review. This role covers our Horsham and East Grinstead homes and the surrounding areas.

Benefits of the Driver Role:

  • Paid Breaks
  • Double Pay on Bank Holidays for all Care Staff and Support Staff
  • Free Staff Transport
  • Weekend Pay Enhancements
  • Staff Accomodation
  • Subsidised Meals
  • Paid Annual Leave
  • In-House Training Academy
  • Pension Scheme
  • Refer a Friend Incentives
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Day to day tasks of the Driver:

  • To transport the people we support to and from the day centre/college Monday - Friday, on outings and where necessary to medical appointments, under direction of the Maintenance Manager and Director of Facilities and Estates. You will also be roted in on occassional weekends.
  • Ensure that the mini-bus is road worthy.
  • Organise MOT and regular servicing of the minibus.
  • Check the water/oil and petrol levels each day.
  • Wash outside and maintain cleanliness of the inside of the minibus weekly.
  • Collect prescriptions from the chemist.
  • Ensure that all harnesses and seatbelts are in place and secure prior to any journey.
  • Ensure first aid/emergency equipment is in place and current.
  • Any accident or incident to be reported and documented appropriately.
  • A clean D1 driving licence with a minimum of two years experience of driving in the UK is essential.

Requirements for the Driver role:

  • D1 License
  • Driving for over 2 years
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Clean FULL driving license