Delivery Driver Helper

  • VO35700


Description

The helper will make payment for goods received using pre-determined process (pre drafted and authorised cheques).The helper should assist the driver in loading and unloading the van and then take the lead when dealing with the customer. Shopping items to be agreed and payment for goods accepted. Shopping may need to be put away, if require.

Organisation aims and objectives

Our aim is to support older people to live independently at home. Our preventative services address the difficulty older people face getting their weekly grocery shopping, doing jobs around the house and the growing isolation that comes with failing health. We also aim to provide a wide range of supported volunteering opportunities for people of all ages and ability and these include shopper, driver, delivery assistant and office assistant.

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4 - 5 hrs per dayWeekdays

Restrictions

Experience required: Physically active, good with money handling / giving change, patient with a sense of humour and a can-do attitude. Must enjoy dealing with older people.
Travel details: Stirling and surrounding area. A Food Train vehicle is provided for deliveries. Volunteer expenses are paid for travel to and from office or supermarket via mileage claims at 25p per mile or public transport fares.

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Car mileage at 25p per mile or public transport fares are refunded monthly (mid month) on receipt of a correctly completed claim form.
Training details: Food Train background, on the job training, manual handling, adult protection & data protection training, team meetings, ongoing training, open door policy and good idea scheme.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 19 days ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.