Vacancies at Mid Devon Mobility

We are excited to announce that we have a vacancy for a Community Minibus/MPV Driver. Together with this new post, we are embarking on a journey to grow our services to support more people. This service expansion needs the right people on board to make it a success. If you are motivated by our values, vision and mission statement and want to be part of a fast growing, forward thinking and friendly organisation please click on the links below to find out more and apply. 


Job description

Vacancy for a Community Minibus Driver

Hours Monday – Friday School Term Time 07:30 -09:00 & 15:00-16:30

Wednesday/Thursday 09:00 – 15:00 Passenger Club fortnightly rotation

Friday 09:00 – 15:00 Ring & Ride Service

Weekend Day Trip 09:00 – 15:00 fortnightly/monthly rotation

Hot food delivery service 12:30 – 13:30, Tuesdays & Thursdays

One hour for vehicle cleaning (flexible day)

Minimum of 30 Hours a week, opportunity for additional hours during the day but not guaranteed. Additional hours may also be available in the future, due to expansion of the service and to cover absence of other drivers.

Pay £11.00 per hour rising to £11.81 after successful probation period

Holidays 20 days per year (Excluding Bank Holidays)

Location Tiverton and surrounding areas

Qualifications D1 licence, Clean driving licence is essential

Devon County Council minibus driving test (can be arranged)

Instruction on the lift tail equipment will be given

A DBS check will be done prior to employment.

First aid certificate an advantage

JOB DESCRIPTION Accessible Minibus Driver in the Mid Devon Area

· Drive an accessible vehicle (MPV) or a 15 seat, fully accessible minibus

· Comply with MDM “Code of Practice for Passenger Transport” and Driver’s Handbook.

· Carry out daily checks of the vehicle as instructed.

· Maintain clear logbook records, report defects/incidents and complete reports.

· Ensure that the vehicle has sufficient fuel and return all fuel vouchers to the Co-ordinator.

· Clean the vehicle when required particularly in preparation for private hire.

· Arrange seating as necessary.

· Seat-belts must be worn by the driver and all passengers.

· Keeping a clean driving licence is essential.

· Give full co-operation to MDM at all times to ensure services work to the best advantage of the passengers, taking into accounts the objectives and purpose of the MDM

· Display a sympathetic and caring attitude to passengers and an understanding that particular care is required when transporting frail elderly and disabled people.

· Assist in promotion and developing the image of the service.

· Drive an MPV or a 15 Seater, fully accessible Minibus.

· Minimum of weekly contact should be made with the Co-ordinator to receive instructions.

· Tips should not be accepted from passengers, unless they are donations made to MDM.

· Any comments suggestions or criticisms should be passed on to the

· Co-ordinator.

· Appropriate assistance should be offered to the passengers; boarding and alighting from the vehicle; with their seat belts and with their bags and trolleys.


Job Types: Part-time, Fixed term contract

Contract length: 12 months

Part-time hours: 30 per week

Salary: From £11.00 per hour


  • Discounted or free food



  • driving: 3 years (required)


Work Location: On the road

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete our online application form or download a printable form and send it to Faye Ashton, Mid Devon Mobility, Level 6. Multi Storey Car Park, Phoenix Lane, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 6NB or email  (The listing will be closed as soon as sufficient applicants have been received)



Volunteering is a great way of learning a new skill and meeting friends. We have a wide variety of volunteer opportunities available.


Mid Devon Mobility are always looking for new ways to fundraise, so if you have an idea that you think will help us please share it with us.

Gift aid

Gift Aid is a scheme available to Mid Devon Mobility. It means we can claim extra money from HMRC. Mid Devon Mobility can claim an extra 25p for every £1 you donate. That’s as long as you’ve paid the basic rate of tax and make the donation from your own funds.


You can make a donation online using the donate button at the top of the page or you can come along to either office and make a donation in person.  All money raised goes directly to supporting our services, helping local people to remain active, independent and mobile


This project enables people to donate their unwanted mobility equipment to us. These items currently must be in an acceptable condition or need minor repairs, we restore items to an acceptable standard & resell at a low cost helping individuals retain their independence and mobility.

Get in touch

If you require further assistance please don’t hesitate to contact us on:

Tiverton: 01884 242099

Crediton 01363 773303