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Child in car seat

Volunteer Driver

Position Description


 To provide safe and efficient transportation for children to and from appointments and meetings.


Description & Expectations:

  • Drive children to and from appointments and meetings as assigned by the Drive Program
  • Confirms in advance appointment/visit with appropriate contacts
  • Ensures that the child/ren reach the scheduled appointment on time and is left in the care of a responsible adult at place of appointment
  • Relays any pertinent information received from the child during the trip to the Drive Program
  • Submits expense claim form in a timely fashion

Supervised By:

 Volunteer Drive Coordinator


Qualifications Required:

  • Valid G Class Driver’s License
  • Safe Driving Record (0 Demerit points on Driver’s Abstract)
  • $1,000,000 liability insurance
  • Patience and understanding with children
  • Punctuality and reliability
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • An understanding of anti-oppression practices and willingness to embrace these practices
  • Vehicle with a car seat anchor tether bolt installed

Time Required:

  • Flexible hours, minimum two hours per week
  • Minimum one-year commitment

Training Provided:

  • Basic orientation – mandatory
  • Regular support/training meetings
  • Car seat orientation and inspection

Equipment Provided:

  • Car Seat Safety Video
  • Car Seat(s) and Boosters


  • to meet and relate with a number of children and adults
  • Mileage reimbursement