Driver/ Handyperson - Horsham

Sussex Healthcare
14 Nov 2017
01 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Driver/ HandypersonSalary: £7.90 / hourWe are looking to recruit Drivers at Sussex Healthcare.Day to day tasks of the Driver/ Handyperson:To transport service users to and from the day centre/college Monday - Friday, on outings and where necessary to medical appointments, under direction of the Home Manager.Ensure that the mini-bus is road worthy.Organise MOT and regular servicing of the minibus.Check the water/oil and petrol levels each day.Wash outside and maintain cleanliness of the inside of the minibus weekly.Collect prescriptions from the chemist.Ensure that all harnesses and seatbelts are in place and secure prior to any journey.Ensure first aid/emergency equipment is in place and current.Any accident or incident to be reported and documented appropriately.A clean D1 driving licence with a minimum of two years experience of driving in the UK is essential.Check the maintenance book daily.Sweep leaves and debris from all outside entrances daily.Change light bulbs within the home when required.Restain wooden garden furniture annually.Wash plastic garden furniture when required and ensure stored away at the end of October each year.Check self closure to fire doors monthly and adjust if required.Check all hose works to fire extinguishers monthly.Fire alarm call points to be tested weekly and recorded.Emergency lights to be tested monthly.Repairs to furniture as and when required.Monthly wheelchair checks including washing of same.Touch up paintwork as and when required.Benefits of the Driver:/ Handyperson£7.90 / hour50p more per hour for weekends and double pay for bank holidayPensionPaid breaksFree staff bus, subsidiary meals and uniformReduced rate accommodationIn house Training, academy offering various courses, Mentoring schemeExceptional career progression within the company, Refer friend bonusesPlus, many more!Requirements for the Driver role/ Handyperson:D1 LicenseDriving for over 2 yearsReliable and punctualClean FULL driving licenseWinners of the West Sussex Care Accolades 'Employer of the year' award 2016!We believe that the great service we provide is all down to the great people we employ and we strongly believe in investing in people to fulfil their potential. Education and training are a key part of our quality strategy. Are you passionate about providing excellence??Are you looking to join an award winning company……Join us at Sussex Healthcare!!