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Salary: £9.05 per hour. 

Closing date: 1 January 2021. 

Location: Working in the Newcastle area. 

Hours: 35 per week over a 7 day rota. 

The post

Working as a Carer/Driver you should believe passionately about safeguarding the rights and dignities of older people and be able to deliver the highest standards of care with compassion and understanding. You will be responsible for driving the charity’s mini bus; ensuring the safe transportation and care of vulnerable service users to and from various locations.

We are seeking someone with the right values, behaviours and attitude. These are compassion; a commitment to quality; providing excellence: showing dignity and respect to our residents.

Experience of working in a similar role is essential along with the appropriate clean driving licence.

Hours of work will be 35 hours per week over a 7 day rota including evenings/weekends.

We offer a pleasant and supportive working environment and an excellent range of benefits including a competitive salary, 33 days holiday, contributory pension scheme and free life insurance.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check.

For more information about this post, please download a job description

Apply for this job

To apply for this vacancy, please either complete our online application form or send us your CV, along with contact details and the reference to this role, by emailing or call 0784 001 5784.

Interviews will be held via video link.

If you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.