Volunteer Driver

Opportunity by Vista Leicestershire & Rutland
Available from home

We are looking for a driver to collect donations from various locations, and deliver to our charity shops.

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About this role


We are looking for someone honest and reliable to go to various locations around Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland to collect donations of stock.

We will provide a minibus for the collections – there will be some moving and handling involved, as there are sometimes boxes and bags of goods, from clothing to books and bric-a-brac.

You can bring along a friend to make the role more enjoyable if you like!

Qualities and skills we are looking for:

Full driving licence


Ability to lift and handle goods, with regard to your own health & safety and others where appropriate.

Support provided for you:

You will be using a Van provided by Vista

Health and Safety and Manual Handling Training

Other training as identified

We hope that by becoming a volunteer you:

Increase your own self confidence

Help us by increasing shop income to support local people with sight loss

Meet new and interesting people

Learn new skills that could be helpful for future employment opportunities or further learning

Have fun!


Health & Safety:

All volunteers will be expected to:

Ensure that they comply with Vista’s Health & Safety policy at all times

Take reasonable care for the Health & Safety of themselves and others whom may be affected by their acts or omissions whilst volunteering.

This volunteering opportunity is suitable for volunteers aged 18 years and above and is subject to 2 references.

Next steps:

Complete our volunteer application form, which you can download from our website: www.vistablind.org.uk. You can also email volunteering@vistablind.org.uk or call 0116 249 8843.


  • Relevant qualification or training
  • Driving license
  • References needed
  • Age restrictions


This opportunity allows you to volunteer from home

Available from home

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