Service Care Solutions Ltd
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Transport Officer

A Local Authority based in Derbyshire is looking for a Transport Officer to join their team.

This is a full time, temporary ongoing agency role and the successful candidate will have a full relevant HNC level/H&S qualification, extensive experience ideally with Special Needs/Disability transport and ideally have experience in a similar local authority or housing role.

The main purpose of the role is to identify, review, and procure the operation of safe transport services for children and young adults in accordance with the Council's policies.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following;

Ability to manage, motivate and develop a team

Experience of producing workable and cost effective specialist transport solutions for vulnerable children and/or adults with complex needs

Ability to respond to service issues, often at short notice

Ability to plan, deliver and monitor service procurement within parameters of financial regulations and agreed timescale and budget

Financial experience and budget management skills

The main responsibilities associated with the role are as follows;

We are looking for an experienced manager to work in a busy front line service, overseeing the planning of transport and contractual arrangements with suppliers and ensuring compliance.

The successful applicant will have strong contract management, excellent customer services and organisational skills.

Experience with Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) transportation arrangements, procurement and/or financial management would be a distinct advantage.

The client is looking to move quickly with appointing to this position and as such is offering an hourly rate of £18 p/hr Umbrella Ltd (Approx.

£470 p/week NET after deductions).

If this position sounds of interest, please email a copy of your up to date CV to or call Jamal at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967.

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