Driver Academy Scheme
Location: Waltham Cross
Salary: £20,000 per annum rising to £30,614 per annum
Hours: Average of 48 hours a week
Employment Type: Full Time /Perm
About the company
As a family business with a passion for fresh produce, our client is a leader in the UK distribution of fresh fruit, vegetables, dairy and cheese. With the headquarters on the outskirts of London, in Waltham Cross, and with depots around the UK, they manage over 3,000 orders each day to the UK’s leading:
- Restaurants, pubs and bars
- Event caterers
- Quick service restaurants
- Schools and Universities
- Healthcare establishments and care homes
- Workplace caterers
- Travel and leisure caterers
The Driver Academy Scheme
The Driver Academy scheme is based on a 12 month programme. The programme will provide the foundation knowledge, skill and experience for obtaining your class 2 licenses. Applicants will be required to demonstrate continuous progress in work based subjects as well as English and Maths.
This will be monitored on a monthly basis by a training provider. This will culminate in an end point theory and practical assessment conducted by an external auditor.
They will finance this fantastic opportunity for you to join their distribution team and start your journey to becoming a professional Class 2 Multi Drop Delivery Driver.
As the face of our client you will reflect the company values by displaying a winning attitude and can do approach to all their customers.
Starting salary will be £20,000 pa rising to £30,614 once successfully passed probation.
Enhancing skill set is imperative to their company and they promote personal career development to all employees, enabling them to climb the ladder to success. They provide a full in-house induction.
- Permanent Contract
- 28 days paid annual leave (increased with length of service)
- Home order service
- Enrolment in to Pension Scheme
- Free membership to our Healthcare Cash Plan
- Access to discounts and savings through their Retail Rewards portal
- Free onsite parking
- Direct access to loans and savings plans with NLCU
If you feel you have all the necessary skills and experience and you want to work for one of the UK’s leading companies in food service please submit your CV.
Please note: All candidates must have less than 6 points on their driving license
Our client is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.