Relief Passenger Assistant

Relief Passenger Assistant

We have an exciting opportunity for someone to join our enthusiastic transport team as a Passenger Assistant (PA) based in Bridgwater.

Our team provides transport for LD (Learning Disabilities), SEN (Special Educational Needs), Public Service, Health & Social trips.

Here’s what you can expect to be doing

Your duties will include:

  • Safe transportation of service users on SCC Vehicles.
  • Completion of daily paperwork.
  • The transportation of the service users within a safe and timely manner.
  • Working in conjunction with a Driver to provide a safe and enjoyable environment for all.
  • To deliver a friendly and reliable service for our service users.

A few things about you

You will need to have a willingness to work as part of a flexible and committed team.

Additional information

If you have experience in transporting passengers with a variety of needs, or the willingness to learn, and if you would care to join our team, please click “Apply online”.  We would love to hear from you.

For an informal chat about a role with us please contact Steve Osborne on 01278 454617 or email: SZOsborne@somerset.gov.uk

The salary for this role is £9.79 per hour.

From 1 April 2023 the County and District councils in Somerset will be replaced by a new single unitary authority – Somerset Council. It’s a genuinely exciting time to join us as we work together with the four district councils to deliver the new council for Somerset.

Why choose Somerset County Council

We are proud to offer an environment that is supportive and rewarding, working as part of a team who are passionate about the work they do to improve the lives of people in Somerset. We offer great training and development opportunities, with supportive management. As well as this, we have some fantastic employee benefits available:

  • We promote a healthy work-life balance and offer flexible working arrangements wherever possible, including working from home.
  • Generous annual leave allowance, with the opportunity to purchase additional leave.
  • Staff discounts in gyms.
  • Employee Assistance for the times you may need some support and a variety of employee wellbeing services.
  • Auto enrolment onto our generous Pension Scheme and optional pension enhancement through our Additional Voluntary Contribution scheme.
  • My Staff Shop offering discounts in shops, online shopping, restaurants, cinema tickets, insurance benefits and more.

DBS information

This job requires a criminal background check (DBS) via the disclosure procedure.

Tagged as: Term time

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Job Overview
  • Salary
    £9.79 ph
  • Job Category
    Community
  • Disability Confident
    Yes
Job Location