VAEF are looking for a reliable driver for their Community Clubs Service. Paid Position. Part-time.

14 hours per week

(Tuesdays and Wednesdays)

Salary Point 5 – £19,650 pro rata plus £914 London Weighting pro rata

This post is funded for one year

VAEF are currently recruiting for a friendly and enthusiastic individual to drive passengers to and from their weekly activity clubs within the Epping Forest district. You will also be responsible for ensuring the vehicle is in a clean and roadworthy condition. Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme training will be provided. A background in transport would be beneficial. Some flexibility to work additional days to cover annual leave would be an advantage.

The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills, patience and a friendly personality. A sympathetic approach towards elderly people is essential as the duties include helping to ensure the smooth running of the weekly activity clubs and outings, working as part of a team comprising staff and volunteers.

This position offers a fulfilling opportunity for someone wishing to enhance the lives of lonely and isolated elderly people in the district.

A clean driving licence with D1 is essential. An enhanced DBS check will be carried out prior to appointment.

Closing date: 15th August 2022

An application pack is available from:

Telephone: 01992 910701 (please leave a message)

Please note: CV’s will not be accepted.