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Driver Volunteer

  • VO80690


We require a driver to transport our climbing tower from Bonnyton Community Centre to local events. These events will be in Kilmarnock and the surrounding area but can be Ayrshire Wide. A driver may also be required to transport children to our Outreach Program in Dumfries House, Auchinleck










At least once a month - as required


Driver volunteers require to hold a driving licence with DE, C1E or D1E. All volunteers are subject to PVG/Disclosure checks.
Experience required: We would prefer the volunteer to have 5 years driving experience.
Travel details: The tower and minibus pick up is located at Bonnyton Community Centre. 20 minute walk from the town centre, there is free parking available here.
Minimum age: 18


Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: We provide expenses to all volunteer: Travel – up to 5 miles from home to where you are volunteering: - Standard fares for public transport - Mileage is 45p per mile - Parkiing expenses if there is no free parking avliable at a reasonable distance Food & Drink – value of £5 per 4 hours session
Training details: Initially induction starts with an informal chat with volunteer to discuss what they expect from Above Adventure and if there is anything they are interested in progressing through. During this chat PVG forms will be completed. Once PVG has come back, we invite the volunteer along to do child protection training through East Ayrshire Council or Online depending what suits the volunteer. Once this is completed, we have a group or 1-1 induction depending on numbers. This involved values/objects of the charity, volunteer policy, volunteer registration.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
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