Host Organisation: Open Hands Community Transport

Volunteer Drivers required to transport elderley and vulnerable Poynton residents to medical appointments, locally around the village and to hospitals further afield. Travel expenses reimbursed. Extremely flexible hours to suit.

Opportunity Interests: Community Transport Services, Men, Older People (60+), People who are unemployed, Voluntary and Community Sector Support, Women
Type of Activity: Support / Care Work
Location: Poynton
Days and Times for the Opportunity: Anytime

Do You Have Time to Spare?
Enjoy Driving ?
Helping Others?
Open Hands transports elderley and vulnerable Poynton residents to and from medical appointments, both locally around the village and to hospitals further afield.
Using your own vehicle, expenses are fully reimbursed and no extra insurance would be required.
Bookings are taken 3 -5 days in advance so can easily fit around any commitments.
One trip a week or even a month would help immensely.
This service is invaluable for our clients and they are so appreciative for the support we provide.
A rewarding role, you will be making a huge difference to every client you help.
DRB required at no cost to yourself
For more information phone 01625 878589

Volunteer Commitment: Long Term
Is a DBS check required for this role?: Yes
Skills and Qualifications Required:

A Full Driving Licence
Good Communication Skills

Are there any Gender or Age Restrictions?:
Do you have disabled access to the areas a volunteer would be sited?: Yes
Do you pay expenses?: Yes
If yes, for what and at what rate?:

Mileage reimburst at Higher and Lower Rates

What support is available for the volunteer?:

All required support to be agreed

What training is available for the volunteer?:

None Required but help and advice is at hand