BestStart Careers

Van Driver

Our home-like centre environment has a wonderful outdoor area with lots of space to play and learn with animals playing a huge part of centre life. Children are supported to develop theories about the living world and knowledge of how to care for it.

We are currently seeking a van driver to join our team. This is a part time position working 20 hrs per week within the hours of 7.15am to 5pm, with the shifts tailored to the children’s booked hours – Monday to Friday.

You will be responsible for:

  • Transporting children from their homes to the centre and back daily, operating the vehicle in a safe and lawful manner at all times.
  • Developing and maintaining positive relationships and the ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner at all times.

What is required from you?

  • Enjoy working with children and have their safety and wellbeing at heart
  • A can-do attitude
  • Excellent communication and time management skills, with a bi-cultural understanding, and the ability to relate to a range of people within our community
  • Full clean driver license and a clean criminal history.
  • Good knowledge of the local area.
  • Flexibility in hours and willingness to take on additional roles during the day if required.
  • Punctual, honest & energetic and enjoy an ever-changing & multi-cultural environment.

As part of BestStart, we are committed to providing you with ongoing Personal Development to ensure you and your career are being well looked after including: competitive salary, discounted medical insurance, uniforms and subsidised childcare.

 


13 Feb 2018

Sector:
Private
Work Type:
Permanent
Region:
Waikato
City:
Hamilton
Centre:
Community Kindy Jones
Reference:
Van Driver Jones
Classifications
  • Van Driver