Driver in New Milton at Voyage Care

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    New Milton
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Job Description

Job Family: Support Staff - Service

Location: New Milton, Hampshire

Pay Rate (£): £8.50 per hour

Vacancy Reference: 021025


Voyage Care are currently recruiting a Driver to join us at our new 18 flat Supported Living Scheme in New Milton. The scheme provides support to individuals with Learning Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder and associated Complex Behaviours.

Using company owned vehicles, the Driver will collect staff from designated points prior to their shift commencement and return them to these points at the end of the working day. The driver will need to be involved in the logistical planning of these routes.

As well as staff collection, the Driver will work alongside Support Staff providing transportation, during the day, to enable to the People we Support to access the community, undertake activities and attend appointments.

Benefits of a career with Voyage Care:

  • A competitive hourly rate of pay
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Life insurance & Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Retail rewards & savings
  • Long service awards
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Refer a friend scheme ranging from £250 - £750 depending on the role
  • In house management training as well as the option to undertake a series of professionally recognised qualifications.


Driver role requirements:


  • Flexibility on shift patterns
  • Good local area knowledge
  • Clean driving license that meets the criteria set by our insurers
  • Access to own transport (you will not be using your own transport for the role but will need it to access the site)


  • Experience in a care environment would be beneficial but is not essential for this role
  • Experience of a professional driving role
  • Prior experience of logistical route planning


  • We are able to consider either full or part time candidates for this role
  • The role is predominantly field based. Please note that the role will involve shift work. Shifts are 7.5 hour blocks worked between the hours of 06.00-23.00 Monday to Sunday 

Click Apply to complete our one page application………All applications & CV’s received are reviewed on a daily basis.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the people we support. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS/PVG check and Regulated Activity which will include a check against the Barred adult list.


Role Specific Requirements -


Driver: Driver with own vehicle

Gender: No Specfic Requirement