- Location: Oswald Avenue Day Centre, 46 Oswald Avenue, Grangemouth, FK3 9AX
- Salary: £16,263.00 - £18,250.00 per year pro rata
- Contract Type: Permanent
- Position Type: Part Time
- Hours: 19 hours per week
Applications for this job cannot be made online. Please refer to the advert for further information.
Falkirk Council and Falkirk Community Trust currently applies a living wage supplement to all employees earning less than £9.07 per hour. The value of the living wage supplement is subject to regular review by the Council and the Trust, is non-contractual and can be changed at any time.
The Transport Planning Unit on behalf of Social Work Services, operate the transport to and from the Adult Day Centres.
We now require a driver to join the transport team. Working with a Passenger Assistant you will be responsible for transporting service users with learning and physical disabilities from their homes to and from the four Adult Day Centres.
You will work 19 hours per week. This would involve working split shifts, Monday to Friday (8-10am and from approx. 3- 5pm).
Driving a wheelchair accessible 16 seater minibus you will be responsible for daily basic maintenance and safety checks. A category ‘D1’ on your driving licence is essential with a category ‘D’ (PCV Licence) being desirable.
Ideally you should possess a flexible and mature attitude, have some experience of dealing with people with disabilities and a good geographical knowledge of the Falkirk Council area.
If you are the successful candidate, you will be required to gain/maintain PVG scheme membership.