Driver and driver mates

Drivers are needed to support our food project by collecting surplus food from various supermarkets around the island, collect donations from the general public and do tip runs in the Aspire Ryde van.

We also need volunteers to work alongside the drivers, they will need to be able to navigate and help with the fetching and carrying.

Drivers must be under 70 years of age!


Have an up to date and correct driving license is essential plus the ability to drive either a minibus or small van.

Volunteers would need to have a good sense of direction, can read a map.

Good communication/listening skills

Be a good team player.


  • Diversity and equal opportunities policy
  • Accessibility
  • Age restrictions
    Dependent on driving licensing laws and physical fitness, under 70 years of age
  • Child Protection
  • Complaints Policy
  • Confidentially Policy
  • DBS check required
  • Ex Offenders
    On a case by case basis
  • Expenses reimbursed
  • Health and Safety Policy
  • Ongoing support
  • Suitable for Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Suitable for Supported Volunteering
  • Suitable for Under 16's
  • Suitable for Under 18's
  • Training provided
    Induction to both minibus and van
  • Volunteer induction
  • Volunteer Policy
  • Volunteers covered by insurance
  • Vulnerable Adults Policy
  • Written role description

When can I volunteer?

Start Date: 15/03/2022

End Date: 31/05/2023

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Afternoon Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No
Evening No No No No No No No

Availability Details

the food runs will need to happen in the morning so our free food stand can be re stocked around lunch time. However, the building is open Monday-Friday between 10am-4pm so other driving requirements would need to be flexible and based upon the need of individual Aspire projects.


Trinity Buildings
Dover Street
Isle of wight
PO33 2BN

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