Refuse Driver - LGV

13.00 - 13.59 GBP Hourly
30 May 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
1.Context and Purpose of the Post:

1.1To provide a sensitive, customer orientated Escort service to children with Special Educational Needs (SEN) in the Borough, ensuring their safety and wellbeing whilst being transported both to and from school.

1.2To undertake duties as allocated to work both in and out of borough as required, within either a group of pupils or in a "one to one" situation.

1.3To advise the Passenger Transport management on availability and wellbeing of SEN pupils and compliance of approved contractors vehicles and drivers in the delivery of the service.

1.4To support the delivery of an effective and efficient Passenger Service in line with management and service provider instructions, procedures and policies. In particular to take into account the needs of the passengers transported.

Experience relevant

To post

Demonstrable experience working with vulnerable people.

Experience of working in passenger care environment.

Able to take leave within school holiday periods.

Ability to deal with enquiries from parents, clients, schools and contractors.

To have a flexible work approach. Able to work occasional overtime when required and to operate standby cover on Friday's and Sunday evenings (on a rota basis) Motivated, with sound interpersonal skills and a patient understanding manner.

Ability to ensure work is completed to the required standard within timescales

Knowledge relevant to job

Clear verbal and written communication skills.

Able to work with Special Needs children, the elderly and people with disabilities in a caring and understanding manner.

Road knowledge of the London Borough of Barnet.


Good level of basic education or demonstrable relevant experience.


Ability to adopt key passenger care training within 2 months, undertake training within the school holiday periods and to undertake anyother training required for the role