Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Passenger Assistant

Passenger Assistant required in Wakefield to assist children and young people on their journey to and from school.

Apply now to be considered for this extremely rewarding role!


We are currently recruiting for Passenger Assistant to cover routes throughout the Wakefield area.


This position is:




* Full time




* Initial 3 month contract, with the possibility of extension




* £12.24 ltd per hour


The ideal candidate will get on well with people and be compassionate.

You will have a supportive nature and be patient and understanding.

Candidates will also need to have previous experience of caring for people and have and/or experience of disabilities and medical conditions.

You must also be very reliable and flexible and willing to participate in induction and training.


The Home to School Transport Service provides transport for 700 children and young people from age 2 to 24 years.

You will be supporting vulnerable children and adults with learning difficulties and disabilities, travelling on Council transport to and from school/college.

Working closely with the driver you will ensure that the passengers in your care have a safe and enjoyable journey and will be responsible for ensuring seat belts / harnesses are worn, that children are safely strapped into the appropriate seating and you can physically manoeuvre and secure occupied wheelchairs.


You will travel on a range of different vehicles (e.g.

taxis, minibuses, specially adapted vehicles) and will be picked up and dropped off by the Operator at your home address.

Most children will attend normal school session times whilst others will have timetables tailored to respond to their individual needs.


Hours will vary depending on how many children are on the vehicle, where you and the children live or where the school is located.

Routes and hours may vary and change often at short notice and as changes can occur at any time throughout the year your hours will also be adjusted to reflect these changes.


If you would be interested in this role or any similar roles please do not hesitate to contact Emily @ Service Care on 01772 208964 or email emily.bentley@servicecare.org.uk

Benefits of working for Emily @ Service Care Solutions:


* A specialist, dedicated Social Work consultant offering single point of contact


* Exceptional referral bonuses


* An extensive & exclusive range of Social Work vacancies across the UK


* Nationwide provider Social Work staff to over 200 local authorities.


* Payroll service twice a week


* Ltd and PAYE payment options available


* Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email


* Loyalty schemes / bonuses


* DBS disclosures provided via fast track online services free of charge.

Note: Do you know someone who is looking for work in this field? If so, please pass these details on to them.

If we are able to place them into work such as this, lasting over 13 weeks, we will happily pay you a £250 referral bonus