Van Drivers

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We are looking for van drivers to join our dedicated team. Our volunteer van drivers play a vital role within the charity, delivering items of furniture purchased by our customers to their homes and collecting furniture from our donors.

As van driver you are the face of the charity while out on the van. The post involves going out on the van with two van crew delivering to customers' homes in the morning and collecting from donors homes in the afternoon. You would be required to do a small amount of paperwork, work as a team with the van crew and have excellent customer service skills. Knowledge of the roads in Cambridge and surrounding areas would be beneficial. As a driver it is not necessary for you to do heavy lifting.

What skills do I need?

This post would suit someone who has had work before or experience of driving large vehicles.

Drivers - must be over 25 with a clean licence, have good literacy skills, be good with people and be able to motivate a crew.

Good customer skills


  • Accessibility
  • DBS check required
  • Equal opportunities policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
    lunch and expenses
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for under 18s
    Over 25
  • Training provided
    Full training programme, including Manual Handling
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 11/03/2019

End Date: 11/03/2021

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Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

Operates in Cambridge, Haverhill and Saffron Walden areas. Based at Unit H The Paddocks, 347 Cherry Hinton Rd, Cambridge CB1 8DH.

Posted for
Cambridge Re-use

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  • Families and Parenting
  • Homeless and Housing


  • Driving
  • General Helping
  • Practical Skills

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