Focus Birmingham is a leading charity in Birmingham and we are seeking a Causal Driver to join the Transport department. The purpose of the role is to take primary responsibility for the safe and effective operation of the facilities at Focus Birmingham with the following key areas of responsibility:

Health and Safety
Ensuring that your vehicle is safe to drive and that all vehicle checks are completed on a daily basis.
Ensuring H&S regulations are adhered to at all times relating to the safe transportation of our clients ie clamping, seatbelts, tail-lift, emergency medical and health conditions.
Ensuring safe access when parking to collect/drop off our Service Users.

Transport quality service
To remain in contact with Fleet Co-Ordinator and be responsive to changes within the department.
To monitor timetables and keep the Fleet Co-Ordinator informed if regular difficulties arise as well as recommending improvements.
To maintain a professional “front of house” manner at all times, to ensure the reputation of Focus Birmingham.

Transport Maintenance
To drive a minibus in a careful and correct manner adhering to highway regulations ensuring Service Users needs and comforts are met at all times.
Ensure that Daily, weekly and monthly checks are actioned in a timely manner and communicated via documentation to the Fleet Co-Ordinator.
To assist the Service Users, entering and exiting the vehicle including wheelchairs via the accessible lift whilst ensuring the clients safety and comfort at all times.

So, if you have a D1 or PCV Driving Licence and want to be part of a team that is fun, passionate and dedicated to improving the lives of those we care for then apply now.

The closing date to apply for this position is Wednesday 16 June 2021.

Focus Birmingham is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, age, gender, sexuality or disability.


Charity Registration No: 1065745