Travel Buddy

Manor Park

Part Time - 8 hours per week.  Salary £11.05 per hour

We are looking for a travel buddy to support our client to and from their place of work using public transport. Hours of work for the travel buddy are Tuesdays from 8.30 until 4.30pm. Travel buddies are essential companions who help people to feel more confident on their journeys, stay safe and learn skills for independent travel.

You will be responsible for ensuring our client, who has mild a mild learning disability, travels safely from home to work and back again by accompanying them on their regular journey to work.

Skills and experience required:

  • Previous experience in a support work role is helpful but not essential
  • Ability to support people according to their need in a way that supports their independence
  • Ability to be on time and use initiative
  • Good knowledge of public transport

This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check which is paid for by the employer. Ellingham is an Investor in People organisation and disability confident employer.

Job Type: Part-time
Part-time hours: 8 per week

Salary: £11.05 per hour


  • 8 hour shift

Application deadline: 14/07/2022