Job Title: #MGB_Driver / Carer #Ref:MGB_AC
Accountable to: Directors MGB Care Services
Reports to: Home Manager
Duties & Responsibilities
To transport the Services Users to day activities appointments, shopping trips & leisure etc To assist Services Users/Wheelchair users on & off the mini bus and to ensure Service Users arrive for appointments day centre etc at the correct time. When not transporting Service Users the Driver/Carer will offer assistance with other tasks as required. To assist in promoting service users independence and integration into the community.
To respond to changes and undertake any relevant training as required.
To be aware of Health & Safety regulations and take reasonable precautions to ensure Safety at work. To undertake any other reasonable duties that is required by the Directors of MGB Care Services.
To assist the maintenance manager to ensure that vehicles used are road worthy and meet the requirements of the D.V.L.A.
To report any defects of vehicles to the Director of Support Services.
To liaise with the Director of Support Services in ensuring that all MOT Insurance certificates are current, including tail lift certificate.
To carry out weekly checks that all the vehicles used by MGB have oil, water, anti freeze and the appropriate tyre pressures.
To complete the appropriate log and mileage sheets.
To ensure that all vehicles are washed and cleaned on a weekly basis both externally and internally.