Volunteer Drivers – Berwick and surrounding areas

Volunteer drivers are urgently required in Berwick and the surrounding areas to provide transport and one to one guidance/assistance to vision impaired people. This will involve provide a transport service to blind and visually impaired people looking to achieve greater independence but require support to attend to clubs and support groups, hospital appointments and events.


· Volunteers must be willing to provide assistance to vision impaired passengers

· Have a friendly and patient manner

· A current clean driving license and insurance

· Willingness to maintain a good understanding of the Highway Code and relevant safety legislation is required

If you think you can help, please contact Vision Northumberland on 01670 514316 or email: rachael.bond@visionnorthumberland.org.uk

What you can expect from us:

  • DBS checks

  • Volunteer policy

  • Expenses reimbursed

  • Written role description

  • Ongoing support

  • Training provided

  • Equal Opportunities policy

  • Volunteer induction