Modern Slavery Transport Volunteer Driver and/or Chaperone

Description: To transport victims of Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking to a place of safety. You may be the first person to show care and empathy to the victim on their journey to recovery. Location: Journeys can be anywhere in England & Wales and will be split with other volunteers if over a certain distance or time period. Accountable to: National Transport Coordinator Background: The Salvation Army has delivered the UK Government’s contract to provide support for victims of Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking since 2011. As part of the contract, The Salvation Army are required to provide a safe, effective & demand led Transport Service.
Start date: 31st March 2022
End date: 31st December 2028
When can volunteers volunteer? Weekly, Fortnightly, Monthly
Availability:

This grid shows when you can volunteer for this organisation. E.G Monday morning.

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Tasks the volunteer will be required to do:

What you will do:
• Undertake transport journeys for victims as arranged by Transport Team
• Reply to notifications via smartphone app or text message to advise if you are available
• Complete and submit relevant paperwork
• Ensure that the vehicle used is clean, roadworthy and legal
• Share any concerns about the victim with the transport team or relevant agencies whilst adhering to GDPR
• Communicate with all parties in relation to the journey
• Ensure the victim feels safe and is cared for

Areas of Interest: Emergency services, Homeless, Justice, Men, Victim support, Women
What activities will the volunteer do? Driving, Escorting
DBS Check Required: Yes

About the host organisation

Hosted by: The Salvation Army
Organisation Profile: Description: To transport victims of Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking to a place of safety. You may be the first person to show care and empathy to the victim on their journey to recovery. Location: Journeys can be anywhere in England & Wales and will be split with other volunteers if over a certain distance or time period. Accountable to: National Transport Coordinator Background: The Salvation Army has delivered the UK Government’s contract to provide support for victims of Modern Slavery & Human Trafficking since 2011. As part of the contract, The Salvation Army are required to provide a safe, effective & demand led Transport Service. What you will do: • Undertake transport journeys for victims as arranged by Transport Team • Reply to notifications via smartphone app or text message to advise if you are available • Complete and submit relevant paperwork • Ensure that the vehicle used is clean, roadworthy and legal • Share any concerns about the victim with the transport team or relevant agencies whilst adhering to GDPR
Charity number: 214779