Driver & Facilities Co-ordinator

To oversee the day to day maintenance of the building to a standard suitable to ensure guest satisfaction and all health and safety requirements.

To provide transport and tours for students, agents and other visitors.

LAL Torbay, Paignton

Line Manager:
Operations Manager
General Manager

Permanent; 25 hours per week annualised hours

Applicants MUST have a Full clean driving licence with D1 classification with a PSV entitlement

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Paignton
  • Division: LAL Torbay
  • Contract length: Permanent

Main Responsibilities and Tasks:



  • Responsible for the maintenance of the buildings owned, leased or hired by the company.
  • Liaise with external contractors to ensure cost effective, prompt, high quality delivery of services in terms of function, health and safety, building works, garden and utilities.
  • Monitoring the condition of fixtures and fittings. Agreeing replacement/repair with General Manager.
  • Undertake required decorating, repairs and renovations as cost effectively as possible.



  • Ensure that the vehicle, whether company or chartered, is checked for roadworthiness before each journey.
  • Clean and re-fuel as required before and/or after use.
  • Ensure enjoyment and safety of students at all times.
  • Provide students with local and historical information on tours.
  • Take sales staff on visits of the local area and to the summer schools with agents.

 Any additional duties as required by the business.

Person Specification:



  • Full clean driving licence (D1 classification with a PSV entitlement)
  • Drivers CPC
  • GCSE Grade C or equivalent in Maths and English


  • First Aid certificate
  • A level standard of equivalent




  • Experience working in a similar position.
  • General maintenance experience


Skills, Knowledge and Abilities


  • Good level of spoken English
  • To be able to communicate with people on all levels
  • Organised
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Calm under pressure
  • Friendly and outgoing
  • Commitment to providing excellent customer service



  • Ability to speak in languages other than English
  • Good knowledge of local area

Personal Attributes


  • Enhanced DBS clearance, or willingness to obtain, suitability to work with children
  • Willingness to work flexible hours, evening and weekend work when required.
  • Self-motivated


Applicants MUST have a Full clean driving licence with D1 classification with a PSV entitlement


How to apply

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