Bank Twilight Driver - variety of shifts including nights and weekends

Care UK Primary
8.21 GBP Hourly
06 Oct 2017
17 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Looking for an exciting job opportunity within healthcare?

Are you passionate about what you do and believe that everyone makes a difference? If so, look no further as this could be the job for you.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Bank Twilight Driver to join the Worcestershire out of hours (OOH) service on a part time basis.

This is a Bank contract to work as an when required including nights, weekends, and Bank holidays.

Hourly rate for this role is:
Week day:GBP8.21
Week Night:GBP11.47
Weekend Day:GBP8.80
Weekend Night: GBP12.31

The role will be working out of WR3 8TJ, covering Redditch, Worcester, Kidderminster, Malvern and Evesham.

Care UK currently delivers an Out of Hours (OOH) Service across Worcestershire. The OOH service is an appointment based service that is accessed via the national NHS 111 service. Patients are assessed via the 111 team and if it's clinically appropriate, they will get referred on to our OOH service.

The "Out of Hours" period is deemed as being after 18.30pm to 08.00am the following morning on weekdays, and all day Saturday's, Sunday's and bank holidays.

Within this job you will be responsible for:
• Chauffeuring visiting clinicians to and from the PCCs to patients in their own homes within Worcestershire.
• Assisting in our PCCs as a receptionist
• Carruing out all driving duties in a safe and legal manner, complying with current driving regulations and the Highway Code.
• Ensuring that the car is checked, prepared and serviceable before the start of your shift.
• Completing logbooks and personal time sheets
• Performing courtesy calls to patients to confirm arrival.

About Care UK:

Care UK was founded in 1982. Today our healthcare services include treatment centres, prison health services, GP practices, NHS walk-in centres, GP out-of-hours and CATS and diagnostic facilities. This means that we provide a greater range of specialist care services than any other organisation in the UK.

Care UK is the largest independent provider of urgent care services in England incorporating OOH's, single point of access and referral management. We deliver excellent, high value patient care on behalf of the NHS for over eight million patients across England.

We work with the NHS to deliver high quality healthcare services, reducing waiting times and giving the patient a greater level of choice. We also take healthcare services closer to where people live and work - increasing the efficiency and quality of the services we deliver and helping to reduce waiting times.

For more information, please visit our website:

The Job Requirements:

In order for you to be considered for the job, as a minimum we are looking for you to:
• Have a good general standard of education.
• Have previous experience of working as a driver.
• Have good IT skills, including keyboard/typing skills
• Have a good telephone manner
• Have excellent road map reading skills
• Have a full UK driving license with no more than 3 points.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and DBS check.

At Care UK, we actively promote diversity and equal opportunities.

Applicants must have the right to work in the EU

Care UK reserve the right to close this advert early, if a sufficient number of applications have been received.