Volunteer Driver

  • VO63042


Description

We are looking for volunteer drivers to transport some of the vulnerable young people we work with to various locations throughout South Lanarkshire to participate in activities. Most of this work takes place during weeknights; especially during school term time.

COVEY are currently continuing to recruit to this role however as a result of the lockdown groups are not currently taking place. There is however the option to express an interest in this role, complete the required recruitment checks and online training to allow you to commence as soon as groups start back.

Organisation aims and objectives

We recruit and train volunteer befrienders for vulnerable young people. All are experiencing some difficulty in their lives such as health, problems in the home, isolation in the community, addictions and offending behaviour, disability or bereavement. Volunteers receive full training and expenses.

Availability

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up to 4 hours per Week. Minimum Commitment: 1 Year

Restrictions

Volunteers must be 18yrs or over. A PVG Disclosure Check & References will be required.
Experience required: Must have a clean drivers license, ability to work with children/young people and live within or just outside South Lanarkshire.
Travel details: This volunteering takes place in SOUTH LANARKSHIRE at various locations throughout South Lanarkshire.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Training details: Training will be giving to highlight the issues our young people face and impact this may have of them with some basic child protection information too.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 2 months 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.