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  • Minibus Driver (East Fife)
    with (RVS) Fife Community Transport

    Volunteer Opportunity No. VO94463 - Created/last updated: 23/11/2022


    About this opportunity:This role will let you meet new people and support them to get out and about. You'll gain knowledge about your local community and can volunteer in your own time.
    Drivers use local council vehicles to provide a friendly journey and support people to and from their home and destination. Your role will involve elements of lone working and building a relationship with those you transport. There are also opportunities available for people with specific skills, so please tell RVS what your strengths are when you meet.
    As a minibus driver you are required to have a D1 on your licence and you will be required to attend MiDAS training and refreshers at our expense.

    Takes place:
    Minimum age:21
    Maximum age:100
    Training provided:Volunteers will receive on going training to assist them in their roles. This will include manual Handling, Fraud Awareness and Safeguarding. It will also include MiDAS training
    Out of pocket expenses paid?
    Yes - 45 p per mile

    Experience required:D1 on your licence Caring and Compassionate individuals who wish to give something back into their communities to help older vulnerable people lead normal lives.

    Restrictions on who can volunteer
    No restrictions were specified.

    Application process:Application Form; Induction/Training; Informal Chat; PVG membership required; References

    Taster available?No, not for this opportunity.

    Travel DetailsCome and join our teams in and around the East Fife area. Transporting Non for Profit Groups and Clubs to various locations in and around Fife.

    Saltire AwardThis opportunity is compatible with the Saltire Awards for volunteers aged 12-25.

    What Now?

    To enquire/register an interest in this opportunity call us (FVA) on 0800 389 6046, e-mail us, or fill out this form:

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(RVS) Fife Community Transport has the following, additional volunteering opportunities:
  - Driver (East Fife)
  - Driver (West Fife)
  - Driver (Central and West Fife)

Type of volunteering: Driving / escorting
Opportunities which benefit Elderly

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