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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 12/06/2022.

Driver Trainer - Logistics

Job Reference: 918-TX9302

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Birmingham / Bristol
£22,549 to £24,882 pa

The successful candidate may be based at either of the following NHSBT centres - Bristol / Birmingham

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Logistics as we are looking to recruit a Logistics Driver Trainer, for the Midlands & South West Region.

You will report to the National Fleet Support Manager and will be key in delivering compliance of Legislation and NHSBT best practice training requirements for all drivers of liveried fleet across the region.


Your main responsibilities will include: -

  • Training of colleagues in driving across NHSBT including Transport, Blood Donation, Tissue and Eye Services and Marketing
  • Inducting new drivers to the business and training in line with our driver handbook
  • Recording training and assisting in the audit of operational service by compiling reports for the compliance team.
  • Maintaining and updating transport training records
  • Attending Regional/ National meetings to present training compliance and best practise
  • Communicate with external/Internal service providers to establish training criteria
  • Act as a role model challenging any concerns with non-compliances
  • Be an advocate for core principles such as lifelong learning H&S culture and continuous improvement
  • Assist in accident investigation and re-training

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, be friendly, approachable and be able to work independently and flexibly across the region. There will on occasion be a requirement for you spend time away from base, which will involve working irregular hours and overnight stays when required, with prior notice.

For further information please speak to Sarah Williams -

This advert closes at 23:59 on Sunday 12 June 2022. Interview dates are to be confirmed.

NHS Blood and Transplant encourages and supports uptake of the COVID-19 vaccination as this remains the best line of defence against COVID-19.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace and aim to reflect the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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