Relief Passenger Assistant
Job Title: Relief Passenger Assistant
Salary: £9.43 + 14.49% enhancement for zero hours
Location: Throughout Worcestershire Including Kidderminster, Worcester, Evesham, Bromsgrove and Redditch
Do you have good people skills and are personable, friendly and approachable?
Are you looking for ways to help your community? Help us to safely transport Children and Adults by joining our Transport team.
Perhaps you are looking for a flexible job or any friends/family are, and you could let them know about this advert?
Worcestershire County Council are currently looking for Relief Passenger Assistants for Adults and Children. Most of the cover is needed Monday to Friday, over a split shift, which is normally between 7am-9.15am and then 2.30pm to 5.30pm.
What the position of Relief Passenger Assistant involves:
You will need to physically assist Children or Adults as necessary to and from the vehicle and help them on and off the minibus by means of step or the vehicle lift according to level of need.
Candidates require the ability to undertake moderate physical activity sometimes in a confined space
You will need to be a team player working closely with the driver transporting pupils, ensuring their comfort and safety.
We are looking to appoint enthusiastic, flexible individuals who are calm under pressure with good communication and people skills.
You will need to have the means to get to the various contract starting points.
A full package of training will be provided to support you in the role should you be successful candidate.
Relief Passenger Assistants cover for Contacted Passenger Assistant sickness, holidays and busy periods
Due to the nature of the work a criminal record check via the DBS disclosure service will be obtained during the recruitment process.
For further information on this position please contact Keith Williams Transport and logistics Officer. WCC 01905 843506
The Recruitment team can be contacted on 01905 846 666 or via Recruitment@worcestershire.gov.uk
We are inclusive – this is really important to us and we are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.
Disability Confident is helping us recruit and retain great people to meet our workforce needs.
If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please let us know.
Please find the Job Description and Person Specification attached.
Please write your submission with consideration for the essential and desirable criteria on the Person Specification. This should include examples why you should be considered; the experience, skills and knowledge that you would bring to the post.
Application Closing Date: 31st May 2022
Anticipated Interview Date: as and when