Area Driver

Reference number: 42716

Title: Area Driver

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, full time

Location: Kingstanding, Birmingham

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date: Sunday 22 July 2018

Salary: 15,499 - 19,498 per annum (pro rata)

Sense salary points: 15 - 23

Interview date: To be confirmed

To start: To be discussed at interview

Job advert:

About the role

Sense are currently looking for a dedicated individual to join our team as an Area Driver in Kingstanding, Birmingham. This is a full time role, working 37.5 hours per week on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will efficiently transport stock to and from Sense retail units and warehouses, as directed by the Area Manager. You will operate Sense vehicles within the rules and regulations governing driving hours, as laid down by the Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency and the Working Time Directive.

A full UK driving licence is an essential requirement for this role.

About you 

We are looking for a highly motivated individual, with the ability to learn and adapt to new work situations and work under pressure to tight deadlines.

The successful candidate will have strong customer service skill and the ability to work as part of a team.

You must be able to work flexible hours to suit the service requirements.

About us

Sense is a national disability charity that supports people with complex communication needs to be understood, connected and valued.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

For an informal discussion about this role, please contact: Marina Verlander via

To apply

Please use the link below to complete your application; CVs will not be considered. Managers will use your application to shortlist candidates in relation to the Personal Specification; therefore it is very important you complete this section thoroughly.  We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (found at the base of this advert) before applying.

If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio please contact the HR department on 0121 415 6735 or textphone 0121 415 2720.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment. 

Job description: Download the job description

Candidate guidelines: Download the candidate guidelines

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