Join us as a Driver

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Join us as a Driver

Magpies is a charitable company that supports adults with learning disabilities.
We offer a place to make new friends, learn new skills and create new opportunities.

We offer a wide range of activities to enable our members to have fun, learn new skills, grow and live more independent and fulfilling lives.

About the role

We are currently looking for an exceptional person to join our team as a Minibus Driver.

The successful person will deliver a high-quality transport service for our members between their homes and our centre in Ovenden.

This is a 25 hour per week role: 7.45am-10.15am and 2.45pm – 5.15pm, Monday to Friday.

Salary: £10.42- £12.27p.h.

About You:

You will have a clean, full driving license, including the D1 category which allows you to drive a minibus.

A good understanding of Health and Safety, Safeguarding and First Aid regulations and procedures.

Ability to demonstrate initiative, self-motivation and resourcefulness.

Ability to work in a calm, friendly, patient and tolerant manner at a pace appropriate to the needs of the individual.

Good knowledge of the Calderdale area would be beneficial.

Experience of working with people with learning disabilities would be advantageous but not essential.

For more information on the role and how to apply, visit the link below:

How to apply

If this sounds like opportunity you are looking for, we would love to hear from you.

Please contact us at to request an application pack.

Completed application forms must be sent to or posted to Magpies, Unit 15, Calderdale Business Park, Club Lane, Halifax HX2 8DB.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

Magpies will use the information provided by you to process your application. We will treat all personal information with the utmost confidentiality and in line with current data protection legislation.  In particular you should note that all applicant details will be kept on file for 12 months whether you are successful or otherwise unless you explicitly instruct us to destroy your record.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the role in more detail please contact Martin Reynolds, Finance Manager or Amanda Goulding, Chief Executive on 01422 383550.