Working for us | Compaid | Meeting the changing needs of disabled people

We are currently recruiting for:

Passenger Assistant (SEN) 

October start preferred

Based in Ashford

7.30am – 9.30am & 2.30pm – 4.30pm Mon – Fri Term Time Only

Salary – £7637 paid in 12 equal monthly payments

This an interesting role involving escorting SEN children to and from school.  The successful candidate will need to have experience of looking after children, be patient and calm and have excellent communication skills.

Benefits include four weeks paid leave after completion of probationary period. There is also an opportunity to join a government run pension scheme

The position requires an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Services Check (DBS) and attendance of  a Kent County Council approved Passenger Assistant training course (both arranged by Compaid).

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 22nd September 2020.

A full job description can be downloaded here.

Passenger Assistant Ashford

 

 

Passenger Assistant – Maternity Cover

Temporary Role Jan 2021 – Sept 2021

Term time only 20 hours per week Mon – Fri – 7.30am – 9.30pm & 2.30pm – 4.30pm Daily

Salary £8.84 per hour

Based in New Ash Green Kent

 

This an interesting role involving escorting SEN children to and from school.  The successful candidate will need to have experience of looking after children, be patient and calm and have excellent communication skills.

The position requires an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Services Check (DBS) and attendance of  a Kent County Council approved Passenger Assistant training course (both arranged by Compaid).

Closing date for applications is Tuesday 22nd September 2020.

A full job description can be downloaded here.

Passenger Assistance – Maternity Cover

 

 

Transport Booking Officer

£14939 gross annual 32½ hours per week, Mon – Fri 9am – 4.30pm

(with extra hours as required to cover staff absences)

Based in Paddock Wood

 

We are looking for someone with administrative experience to join our Transport Dept as a Booking Officer.

This is an interesting and varied role, answering telephone enquiries and booking journeys for our vulnerable clients with our accessible transport.

The successful candidate will need to have excellent organisational and communication skills, with the ability to prioritise work. A high level of accuracy is required together with familiarity with Microsoft Office packages.

Knowledge of CATSS transport booking system is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.

A Government approved NEST Pension scheme is offered to all staff and benefits include four weeks paid annual leave after completion of probationary period..

Closing date is Friday 25th September 2020

A full job description can be found here: Transport Booking Officer

 

 

Drivers – Flexible Hours

Up to £18,500 gross annual depending on hours worked

To cover various locations Kentwide

 

Due to a new opportunity within the charity, we are recruiting professional drivers to cover our work within the county of Kent.  Must be prepared to travel to collect vehicles as required.

This is an interesting and varied role driving one of our specially adapted vehicles transporting disabled and other vulnerable people to pre-arranged destinations.

The skills required for this role include:

  • the ability to work to agreed schedules,
  • confident and adaptable when dealing with disabled people
  • able to deal with unexpected situations as they arise.
  • excellent communication skills
  • calm and patient manner are essential.

To be considered for this role you must have at least 2 years professional driving experience with a clean full UK driving licence which includes category D1 with no restriction and Driver CPC card.

An enhanced DBS check is required (arranged by Compaid).

A Government approved NEST Pension scheme is offered to all staff and benefits include four weeks paid annual leave.

Closing date for applications is Friday 9th October 2020.

A full job description can be found here: Flexible Hours Driver

 

 

To apply for any of the above roles,  please complete the application form found here:

Transport Services Application form

 

Applications to be returned to Judith Williams H R Administrator: email: judith.williams@compaid.org.uk

Please note that CV’s alone are not acceptable.  No recruitment agencies please.

 

Compaid is a Disability Confident employer