Discreet Dependable Delightful Drivers

To pick up service users from home and transport them to medical or other appointments or activities. Either wait or return to transport them back to their home address

Apart from being good for your mind and body, this role helps you connect with others; it strengthens your ties to your community; it's a great way to meet people and can develop your social skills.

More than that, you will become a happier person just by helping someone else! Take a minute to imagine how you will feel the very first time you accompany someone to an important, maybe life changing medical appointment

[a mileage charge is made to cover your out-of-pocket expenses]

Skills

Full, clean driving licence; own vehicle; empathy with older people; patience


Details

  • Suitable for under 18s
  • DBS check required
    We cover the cost of this
  • Training provided
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    Car insurance may need to be amended, no cost incurred for prospective volunteer
  • Expenses reimbursed
    Mileage of 47p per mile paid direct to driver
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Written role description
  • Accessibility
  • Volunteer induction
  • Ongoing support
  • Health and Safety Policy

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 10/08/2017

End Date: 10/08/2018

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No No No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Flexible As often or as little as you're able!


Location

This opportunity is available in: Castle Point


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