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Community Transport Driver


Employer: St George Community Transport
Work Type/s: Casual
Classification/s: Aged Care & Seniors’ Rights, Disability Services, Trades & Services
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 08 February, 2019.
Applications close: 28 February, 2019.

We are looking for Casual Drivers to join our team to help meet the increasing demand for services in the St George region.

About Us

St George Community Transport is an organisation located in Sydney's South. We are made up of passionate employees and volunteers who understand and respect our diverse clients. From humble beginnings we have grown to have a team of 30 employees and more than 70 volunteers to deliver over 100,000 trips needed in our community per year.

Our fleet consists of 27 vehicles ranging from Camry Sedans to 24 seater buses. Many of the vehicles have been custom modified to accommodate for the needs of people who are required to travel using wheelchairs. The custom modifications ensure comfort and accessibility for all our clients.

STGCT continues to maximise the support it is able to provide to our clients. With thanks to the dedicated team and efficient use of resources we support more than 7000 clients with their transport needs.

STGCT supports the culturally and linguistically diverse community; our client group speak 61 different languages and we have a diverse range of languages spoken by our caring team of staff and volunteers. Mandarin & Cantonese speaking team members are now available in the office each Friday to assist with bookings and enquiries.

We strive to offer the services and support that our clients need and over the years the service has expanded to accommodate transport to the City and out of area specialist appointments or visits. We provide transport to and from doctor's appointments, hospital visits, other health professionals, shopping, social visits to see friends, family & more. If it is important to you it is important to us to do our best to get you to where you want to go.

Essential Criteria:

  • Valid Light Rigid Licence
  • Familiarity with the suburbs of the St George region, NSW
  • Proven experience working with vulnerable people including people 65 years and over and people with disability
  • Ability to work well in a team environment
  • Excellent driving record
  • Flexible and adaptable to driving all vehicles in fleet
  • Understanding of the principles of the Work, Health and Safety Act
  • Appreciation for the Community sector
How to apply for this job

To apply for this position please email an application letter and your resume to Carol.Strachan@stgct.org.au, using the subject line: Community Transport Driver (STGCT08) application via EthicalJobs, using reference STGCT08.

Supporting materials  Position Description Driver.pdf