Volunteer Driver (Job Ref: 18932)

Position Categories: new, North East, Voluntary

Location: Stockton

Salary: Volunteering

Closing Date: 08 March 2018

Other Job Ref Numbers: 18932JCP, 18932GWO, 18932RED

Short Job Description:

About the Service: Kirklevington Grange Activity Afternoons offer an opportunity for Creative Supports’ service users to engage in physical activities such as sports, games, and allows them to utilise the gym at Kirklevington Grange Prison, Yarm.

Service users work with prison staff and prisoners on a variety of engaging activities each week. The partnership has been running for over two years, and has proven to be successful and popular with both the service users and the prisoners, with both groups expressing how much they enjoy the sessions.

Purpose of the role: The Volunteer Driver will be based at the Creative Support office in Stockton on Tees. From there, the driver will be responsible for transporting the service users to Kirklevington Grange Prison, Yarm, to take part in the regular Thursday afternoon activity sessions at the prison. Volunteers are welcome to stay and participate in the activity sessions, or they can drop off the service users and return after the session has finished to provide transport back to the Creative Support office. This role is great experience for an individual who would like to support a successful local community project.

Suggested Time Commitment: The session takes place every Thursday, and runs from 1.30pm until 3.30pm. The volunteer would be required to work from 1pm – 4pm to drive the service users to and from Kirklevington Grange.

Application Instructions:

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Completed Application Forms must be submitted to our Head Office address (below) or emailed (recruitment@creativesupport.co.uk) to be considered for the vacancy. If you have not received a response to your application within 10 working days of the closing date please accept this as notification of an unsuccessful application. Unsuccessful applicants must wait 6 months before reapplying.

Recruitment Department, Creative Support Ltd, Wellington House, 131 Wellington Road, Stockport, SK1 3TS.