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Company Leonard Cheshire Location York
Contract Full Time Salary £7.90 per hour (£15,447 per annum FTE 37.5 hours)
Sector(s) Charity/non-profit

Job Description

Occasional hours available on day shifts.

Flexible hours as required.

Do you.

Want the chance to use and grow your skills and knowledge while making a difference to society?

Want to be part of a leading organisation which positively impacts on the lives of disabled people across the world?

If so. Leonard Cheshire offers you the chance to become part of a great team!

About us

Leonard Cheshire is the leader in enriching the lives of disabled people. We are the largest disability non-profit organisation in the UK, with around 7,000 employees, and we support more than 20,000 disabled people across our global operations. We honour our past, drawing on our legacy to inspire us for the future. We are in the exciting process of transforming into a modern, relevant and sustainable organisation.

We offer an environment where you can work with great leaders and be part of a team who are passionate making a positive impact on the lives of disabled people. You will have opportunities to learn and grow in your role, building your skills and knowledge in partnership with others.

About the role

You will be responsible for the driving and escort needs of the service, ensuring the safety of passengers and vehicles at all times.

About you

(please see the job description for full details)

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Driving licence with no endorsements.
  • Previous driving experience.
  • To be willing to work flexibly in accordance with the needs of the service.
  • MiDAS accreditation for appropriate vehicles, suitable training will be required for other vehicles.
  • Experience of driving a minibus and/or adapted vehicles will be advantageous for some Services.
  • To demonstrate a commitment to Leonard Cheshire's ethos and values.

We offer a wide range of employee rewards and benefits including:

  • Fair and competitive pay rates.
  • Contributory company pension scheme with competitive life cover benefit.
  • Substantial and flexible annual leave, with the option to buy or sell, depending on needs (salary sacrifice).
  • Access to cash health plan at very favourable rates.
  • Access to cycle-to-work benefits (salary sacrifice).
  • Comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme.

Leonard Cheshire welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

A satisfactory disclosures check (PVG membership in Scotland) is required for this post.

Shortlisting for this role may take place as applications are received. We therefore reserve the right to close this vacancy once a suitable candidate has been appointed.

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