Transport Manager

£36,019 - £38,789 per annum
13 Oct 2016
10 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a new exciting opportunity, not to be missed! At Bournemouth Borough Council we are currently looking for a SEND Passenger Transport Manager to join our successful team. The successful candidate will join us on a full time, fixed term contract until March 2019 and will receive a highly competitive salary of £36,019 - £38,789 per annum.

Why choose us?

Bournemouth Council has been described as “not your typical Council as they are innovative and forward thinking” and they won Digital Council of the Year in 2015.  We have a clear, business focused IT Strategy that is driving massive change in our IT capabilities, so only apply if you want to be continually involved in new technologies.

What’s the SEND Passenger Transport Manager role all about?

We have a vacancy for someone with considerable managerial experience to provide the technical and professional lead for the operational management, procurement and safe delivery of SEND passenger transport on behalf of Bournemouth Council.

The SEND Passenger Transport Manager will be responsible for the safe and cost effective day to day operation of the SEND home to school transport service.

What we’re looking for in our SEND Passenger Transport Manager

You will have experience in managing, motivating and developing a diverse team of staff, excellent customer service skills and in particular have the ability to empathise with the parents of children with SEND. The role also requires responsibility for reviewing, designing and implementing new business processes to improve efficiencies and to ensure safe working practices.

In return as our SEND Passenger Transport Manager we can offer you…

We actively encourage a healthy work/life balance and offers a competitive benefits package, including a competitive salary, excellent training and development opportunities, a good pension scheme, child care voucher scheme, flexible working, annual leave allowance (starting at 23 days per annum and rising to 30 days a year).

Interested? If you’d like to join our team as our new SEND Passenger Transport Manager then please click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!

Closing date: 30th October 2016.

Provisional Interview Date: W/C 21st November 2016.