DBR03765 Transport Routing Officer

Local Government, Public Sector

Transport Routing Officer
We are looking for a Transport Routing Officer: to assist in the organisation of Home to School/College transport for pupils and students with special educational needs using a mix of transport provision including private contractors and in house transport provision. The role also to include the allocation of passenger assistants to the vehicle where appropriate to ensure the safe transportation of passengers.:
Responsibilities:
To advise & allocate duties and routes to the drivers and passenger assistants to ensure compliance with routing objectives and to deal with operational issues raised by the transport crew as necessary:
Qualification – Essential

GCSE/O Level, 5 GCSE’S including English & maths
NVQ level 2/3 in Business Admin or equivalent experience
Advanced – Microsoft; Word, PowerPoint, – Excel, Outlook
Essential – Skills, Abilities & Experience
Previous, relevant, experience of work-related to local authority passenger transport services
Good knowledge of applicable legislation, practice and procedure in respect of transport provision especially with passengers with special needs
Knowledge of transport operations administration, Safeguarding, Transport IT Planning Systems and Contract performance monitoring
Awareness of transport issues within the inner city boroughs
Excellent administrative and IT skills to enable post-holder to plan routes efficiently, working on own initiative with first-rate methodical organisational skills
Experience of working in a front line public transport delivery service and dealing with customers
Direct experience of dealing with parents/carers/advocates, other stakeholders and professionals, by letter, email, face to face and on the telephone.
Confident, able to represent the service as necessary, to influence others, manage conflict/negotiate, and ready to make complex decisions readily
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal to deal with staff and a range of
Able to produce a variety of written documents, e.g. training materials, letters, reports, briefings etc
DBS Clearance – required for this role
Able to provide three Years of references -Essential

To apply for this role, candidates need a full work history with no unexplained gaps
Diamond Blaque is an Equal Opportunities Employer
Diamond Blaque is acting as an Employment Agency for this vacancy
Benefits
Ref: DBR03765
Job Title: Transport Routing Officer
Salary: £14.51 per hour PAYE – Inside IR35
Location: North London
Hours: 37 hours per week
Duration: Minimum of three months – Extension on Performance

To apply for this job email your details to info@diamondblaquee.com.