Byford (Graceford Residential Care)


Assisting with outings

It is important for our residents to still feel part of the local community and to do things they enjoy.

As Bus Trip Assistant, you will be supporting small group of residents to enjoy scenic drives and visit specific localities.

With the support of staff, you will assist residents on and off the bus, ensure correct use of seatbelts and other restraints for equipment, chat to residents and accompany them at the outing location. Ensure vehicle is prepared for the journey as instructed by your volunteer coordinator.

This role would suit someone with

  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Friendly, understanding and patient nature
  • Physical ability to push a manual wheelchair