Community Transport Manager Ref:3006304

Details
Community Transport Manager
Speke/Garston Minibus Agency
£25,000 - £30,000
37 Hours per week
Location: Liverpool City Region
Reports to: Speke/Garston Management Board of Trustees
Responsible for: Drivers and Scheduler

ESSENTIAL

Experience and Knowledge

• A good knowledge of the local area
• A basic vehicle knowledge in order to be able to carry out a daily vehicle inspection and ensure that the mini bus is in a roadworthy condition
• Working and direct communication with elderly and vulnerable people and young children
• Management of invoicing, & other administrative processes
• Experience of managing people including recruitment (training will be provided for recruitment)
• Understanding of local transport services and section 19 permits
• Understanding of using an IT system

Education and Qualifications

• First Aid at Work trained or be capable of passing the First Aid at Work qualification
• Full Drivers licence to be able to drive Category D1 and D1E vehicles (Maximum 3 points)
• To be a competent driver of a minibus or larger vehicle
• Ability to take telephone bookings from customers when covering for schedulers
• Ability to learn and understand new systems
• Ability to lead a team and motivate people to complete tasks effectively and efficiently
• Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of individuals and organisations
• Ability to work on own initiative and resolve complex issues with the minimum of supervision
• Knowledge and understanding of a performance management and quality assurance systems
• Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet Explorer (training can be given)
• Awareness of Safeguarding, Child Protection issues and the boundaries of professional relationships

Special Aptitudes

• To be physically fit to carry out drivers duties in the case of an emergency
• To have a caring, considerate, and courteous manner
• Demonstrates commitment to equality and diversity in both the delivery of service and in relationships with colleagues

Job Requirements

• To have a flexible attitude towards working hours being prepared to work evenings and weekends
• To be prepared to offer the highest standard of customer care to all passengers
• Driver Medical checks will be required to be taken annually

Pay
£25,000.00 - £30,000.00
Closing date
31/01/2022
Hours
37 hours
How to apply
Email liverpoolinwork@liverpool.gov.uk for application pack quoting Ref. 3006304JJS

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