Vacancies

The following positions are available (last update: 24/08/21):

Permanent contract:

  • Minibus driver – School driver – Monday to Friday – AM 7:30-9:30 / PM 14:15 -16:15 – 20 hours per week , £9.50/h.

  • Minibus driverSpecial trips – This is a door-to door service for our elderly in the Community. You will be picking up the passengers from their home address and taking them to different destinations. Our special trips include: Days out near Brighton and Hove ( Eastbourne, Chichester, Worthing, Garden Centres…), Lunch clubs to a variety of different eateries in Sussex and Coffee and Cake clubs

Bank staff vacancies:

  • Minibus driver – Bank Staff to work on a flexible basis. £9.50/h
  • Vehicle Passenger assistant – Bank Staff to work on a flexible basis. £9.50/h.

There is a possibility to work more hours by working in other services that happen in between the school runs or over the weekends. These services are:

-Easy Link Shopping services – 9:30 – 13:30 – Monday to Friday

-Ad hoc group bookings

-Special trips/ Days out/ Lunch clubs

-Weekend bookings – £12/h

-Football – Shuttle bus to Amex Stadium – 7 hours – £12/h

<<< APPLY FOR ANY OF THESE VACANCIES HERE>>> OR SEND YOUR CV TO HELLO@BHCT.CO.UK AND/OR REQUEST THE APPLICATION FORM TO BE SEND IN A WORD DOCUMENT.

Would you like to know more about Vacancies? Contact us.

Please read below the job descriptions and fill the online application form.

MINIBUS DRIVER VACANCY

Job Description

MINIBUS DRIVER JOB REQUIREMENTS

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking and passionate individual to join our team. You can make a difference by working with us and helping your community!

Our services include school and adult social care transport, shopping services (door-to-door service known as Easylink), days out and private hiring.

We are always looking for minibus drivers to join our Bank Staff team to work on a flexible basis providing cover for our staff when they are on holiday or due to sickness.

ESSENTIAL

  • Must hold a full UK driving licence for at least two years and it must include Category D1 entitlement.
  • Not more than one conviction for a major traffic offence (as defined in Community Transport’s Policy Statement) for at least two years.
  • Be successfully assessed and certificated as a minibus driver through the Community Transport Association’s MiDAS scheme (training course will be provide by us).
  • Honest and reliable.
  • Ability to work flexibly, as part of a team.
  • Awareness of and positive attitude towards disability issues.
  • Awareness of and positive attitude towards equality issues.

DESIRABLE

  • Clean driving licence.
  • Good accident record.
  • Extensive experience of driving minibuses or comparable large vehicles.
  • Personal experience of disability and equality issues.

CRIMINAL RECORD BUREAU CHECK (DBS)

Appointment to this post is subject to the post holder satisfactorily passing an Enhanced level Criminal Record Bureau check.Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £9.50 per hour // £12.00 per hour (weekend work)

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PASSENGER ASSISTANT VACANCY

Job Description

This position involves transporting children to and from school and ideal candidates will need to be available from 07:30 am to 09:30 in the morning and 14:15 to 16:15 in the afternoon, MONDAY TO FRIDAY.

ESSENTIAL

  • Honest and reliable.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to remain calm in a challenging situation
  • Ability to work flexibly, as part of a team.
  • Awareness of and positive attitude towards disability issues.
  • Awareness of and positive attitude towards equality issues.

DESIRABLE

  • Experience within a passenger assistant role is preferable but not essential
  • Experience working with children or adults with disabilities.
  • Personal experience of disability and equality issues.

CRIMINAL RECORD BUREAU CHECK (DBS)

Appointment to this post is subject to the post holder satisfactorily passing an Enhanced level Criminal Record Bureau check.

Part-time hours: 20 per week , £9.50/h

Job Type: Part-time

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We are always on the lookout for motivated and committed people with an interest in Brighton & Hove Community Transport to join our team. Vacancies arise at various times for part-time (only schools times, for driver and passengers assistants), part-time (to cover any contracted work at any time, including a few weekends in the year) and full-time (to cover any contracted work at any time, including a few weekends in the year). We have also available bank staff positions to cover holidays and sickness leave, so we welcome you to contact us and tell us your availability.

We always encourage applications even when there are no vacancies so that when vacancies arise we already have forms on file for interested people and can phone people immediately to arrange an interview.

How can I apply for and Driver or Passenger Assistant Position?

  1. You can complete and submit our Online Application Form
  2. You can download a Microsoft Word Driver and Passenger Assistant Application Form and email it to hello@bhct.co.uk
  3. Alternatively you can download a Driver and Passenger Assistant Application Form, print and send it to Community Transport (Brighton & Hove Area) Protran House, Boundary Road, Brighton BN2 5TJ.