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Volunteer Drivers

Open Sight are looking for Volunteer Drivers who could support visually impaired adults to attend their local Social Club in the Gosport area.
Gosport VIP social club meet on the fourth Tuesday of every month at The Salvation Army Hall, The Crossways.

The club provides a valuable life line to local VIP who are also often socially isolated. By providing guest speakers, entertainment, advice and information but most importantly a chance for local VIP to get together for a chat and a cup of tea!

Your role would be to collect club members take them to the club and drop them home again. If you wished to stay and support at the club by making the tea or help run a raffle you would be very welcome.

Volunteers should have some driving experience (minimum of two years) and hold a full, clean driving licence.
Full references and a DBS check is necessary for this role.

Skills

- Pleasant, sociable person who would get on well with others.
- Willing to escort and drive visually impaired people to a social club.
- Must have at least 2 years driving experience.
- Volunteer would be responsible for informing their motor insurance company about using their car as a volunteer to pick up and escort people.

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Gosport Voluntary Action website

Posted for

Open Sight

Posted by

Gosport Voluntary Action

Register your interest

You will be redirected to the Gosport Voluntary Action website

Interests

  • Disability
  • Older People

Activities

  • Driving
  • Supporting Charities

Details

  • DBS check required
    Required.
  • Equal Opportunities Policy
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Suitable for Under 18's
    Volunteer must have driving experience, so ideally someone aged 20 or over.
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
    It would be the responsibility of the volunteer to ensure they have informed their motor insurance company about using their car for volunteering.

When can I volunteer?

Between these dates: 29/05/2015 - 12/09/2019

On these days:

Mon-Fri Day Eve
Weekend Day Eve

Location:

Gosport

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