The Volunteer must have an outgoing personality, sense of humour and an awareness of disability needs. They must be reasonably fit, and while previous experience would be advantageous, it is not essential as full training will be provided. Duties include assisting passengers on/off bus and while vehicle is in motion; accompanying passengers to destination and after journeys (where necessary), and other related duties as required from time to time.
Buchan Dial-a-Community Bus provides transport and an escorting service to and from appointments. Volunteers drivers use their own cars to collect and return clients, to and from appointments.
Experience required: None
Travel details: Aberdeenshire
Minimum age: 16
Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: 45p per mile (if volunteer has to travel)
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer