RNIB Minibus Driver - Fife
Do you enjoy driving and meeting people? We need volunteer minibus drivers to pick up blind and partially sighted people who have a learning disability from their home and take them to various appointments, activities and services within Fife.
What Will You Be Doing?
Driving the RNIB mini bus; Drive to activities and events; Assist passengers in and out of vehicle; Sighted Guiding
Reporting any incidents.
When will You be needed?
Based at Fife Sensory Impairment VILD Services, Fife Sensory Impairment Centre, Wilson Avenue, Kirkcaldy, Fife. KY2 5EF, collecting clients from their homes in and around the Fife region and taking them to a specific location. Distance will depend on the areas in which you are willing to travel.
What Skills/Experience Are Needed?
Good Interpersonal Skills; Physically fit (carry light loads); Reliable and punctual; Willingness to work as part of a team; Willingness to work independently
What Will You Gain from the Role?
A chance to make a difference; Working with a variety of people; Working with people with sight loss; Meeting new people; New experiences and skills
What Support Will You Be Given?
Understanding Sight Loss Pack; Induction; Expenses; Supervision and help from your Manager; Regular updates; Training as appropriate; Sighted Guiding Training; Support from Volunteers and Staff