Permanent (Full time)
Are you an Administrator looking for a role that will give you a new challenge whilst also offering a rewarding opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives?
Road to Logistics is a Community Interest Company, established with Government backing, to tackle the Driver shortage. Our goal is to provide an innovative and effective way of bringing new drivers into the industry, through offering free driver training and qualifications to individuals who may be considered vulnerable or marginalised.
We are now looking for a Test Centre Administrator who can join our team, to be responsible for the coordination and administration of DVSA theory test booking, practical test booking and provisional licensing.
The purpose of the role is to support the Head of Talent and Driver Training Manager in assisting Trainees through their programme to gain an LGV Driving Licence and valuable experience in the Road Transport Sector.
The main duties will to administer the following processes:
1). Arranging Medical examinations.
2). Preparing applications for provisional licences
3). Booking of LGV Theory Tests
4). Booking of LGV Practical Driving Tests
5). Arranging Driver CPC Training
6). Liaison with the Trainees, Driver Training Manager and External Training Providers.
7). Liaison with potential Employers from the Transport and Logistics Sector.
Skills and Experience Required:
Ideally, we are looking for an individual who has some experience of the DVSA booking systems and processes, but more importantly, we are looking for an experience administrator with excellent organisational ability and a keen eye for detail.
You will be an excellent communicator, displaying empathy and patience when dealing with trainees, and demonstrating professionalism at all times.
Road to Logistics is still a fairly young company with all the agility and dynamism that comes as part of our growth journey, but with the security that comes from being backed and supported by government funding and our parent organisations, the RHA and Microlise.
We are looking for someone who is excited by the idea of coming on the journey with us, helping us grow and develop through the delivery of world-class training, and a shared passion of helping the industry solve the issue of driver shortage, whilst helping individuals to change their lives.
Road to Logistics are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief. To this end we will consider part time and / or flexible working for this position.