Volunteer Drivers are crucial to the delivery of our support services to local people with sight loss.
Mobility is one of the biggest problems faced by people with visual impairments so our volunteer drivers play a critical role in helping us to deliver Sight Support’s services.
We need friendly experienced drivers to enable our service users to attend our Day Groups, outings and events.
Time length is varied.
Tasks and activities:
Transport service users to venues and return them home.
Assisting service users safely into and out of the vehicle and venue.
Assist service users at the venue
Need good people skills
Be over 25 years of age
Hold a clean driving licence with a D1 entitlement
Be required to undertake a short test drive
Training and Support:
Before starting to volunteer as a driver, you will be asked to provide a copy of your driving licence, insurance certificate and, if you are transporting passengers, a copy of your most recent sight test.
Two references and a DBS disclosure are required for this role.
If you would like to volunteer as a driver, please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org or call us 01482 3472297.