Van Drivers Mate

  • VO83583


Description

Working with the driver and team to pick up furniture and other household goods from people who have donated the items to us.
Delivering furniture and other household items to clients that have been referred to us by partner agencies.
Responsible for navigation to various addresses. Safe manual handling of the furniture and household goods.
DIY skills would be an advantage.
This is a physically demanding role due to the furniture that is collected and delivered.
We would like volunteers to be polite, discreet, courteous, helpful and respectful to both clients and donors.

Organisation aims and objectives

West coast furniture bank provide essential household items for people in Ayrshire who are living in extreme poverty conditions and have nothing. WCFB has been set up to supply furniture, white goods and general household items completely free of charge.

Restrictions

Experience required: Some manual handling training preferred. Navigational skills and some DIY skills would be a benefit
Travel details: We are based in Stevenston, reasonably close to rail and bus links
Minimum age: 25

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Rail, bus or car mileage paid
Training details: Health & Safety and on the job training and supervision will be provided
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 3 months ago

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