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Ed Lewis

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Posted Tuesday, November 6th 2018

Community Trust recruiting drivers

Casual minibus and car drivers. Bristol City Community Trust – Ashton Gate Stadium.

Salary: £8.00 per hour.

Bristol City Community Trust is a registered charity, which strives to make a positive difference for all through sport and learning. They recognise the positive impact they have on the community, but are continually looking to develop and expand its reach. 

The Trust are looking for casual minibus and car drivers to transport students around Bristol who are studying on their education programmes. Community Trust minibuses and cars will be supplied to the driver and drivers will be insured through the Trust’s policy. 

Based at Ashton Gate, the Trust’s culture of valuing education is bolstered by the learning environment. This assists in inspiring a positive attitude to drive education, personal and social progress, without the fear of failure. 

 Elements of the course will be based at Ashton Gate, where purpose-built classroom and facilities are evident.

Take a look inside, here.

Days needed

  • Thursday all day (10am-3.30pm)
  • Wednesday ad hoc
  • Tuesday all day (10am-3.30pm)

You will have

  • An up to date, clean driving license 
  • A category D1 license (to drive a minibus) 

Requirements

  • Transport post-16 students to sports activities within the Bristol area in line with physical education requirements
  • Ensure that the minibus is kept clean and in good condition
  • Ensure signs inside the bus are properly attached and in good condition
  • Regular visual inspection/checking of tyres, lights, oil, water, fuel
  • Ensure that any additional work required is communicated immediately to the head of education
  • Adhere to all Bristol City Community Trust policies including health and safety and safeguarding
  • Ensure the health and safety and welfare of students whilst being transported
  • Deal with emergency situations and administer first aid, as necessary

If you are able to do some of the sessions but not all, please still get in touch.

Please note that this role requires flexibility, and candidates should have a D1 licence if they are to drive our minibuses.

Application

If you are interested in applying for the role or if you have any questions, please email education@bcfc.co.uk with the days and times you are available for. The role will be subject to references and an Enhanced DBS check.

Safeguarding statement

Bristol City Community Trust are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to endorse this commitment.

Equality statement

The successful candidate must ensure a positive commitment towards equality and diversity by treating others fairly and not committing any form of direct or indirect discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description and to promote positive working relationships between all internal and external stakeholders.