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Volunteer Driver

  • VO78198


Looking fro a driver/s to help with transporting our service users to and from the service, to drive out 16 seater mini bus. We support people with long term conditions and getting to our service can be difficult and this can be an obstruction for their rehabilitation.

We are looking for a friendly, confident and committed driver with D1 on their licence, to drive our 16 seater mini bus. The main purpose would be to facilitate our service users to attend the centre from different areas of North Ayrshire. You would need to have an enhanced disclosure which there would be no cost to you.

Initailly we are looking for a driver / drivers for two days per week.

Organisation aims and objectives

The Head Injury Service aims to facilitate and maximise the extent of recovery from traumatic brain injury and to assist individuals adapt to whatever limitations attect their ability to function in the community. By careful assessment of each individual's abilities and lifestyle, we aim to provide a programme which promotes development in the following areas - social, physical, educational and leisure.


Experience required: The driver must have D1 on their licence. This allows the person to drive a 9 -16 seated vehicle. If you passed your test before 1st January 1997 this will automatically be on your licence, other than this you will need to have passed an additional driving examination
Travel details: The Dirrans Centre is based in Kilwinning, we have good parking and good transport links
Minimum age: 17


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Travel expenses and meals will be paid when appropriate.
Training details: the volunteer will need to go through a North Ayrshire Council driving test and any other appropriate training that becomes available
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
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