Driver Volunteer

Volunteer Drivers are crucial to the delivery of HERIB's support to local people with sight loss

Mobility is one of the biggest problems faced by people with visual impairments so our volunteer drivers play a critical role in HERIB’s services.

HERIB minibus

Minibus Driver

Our Minibus Drivers provide transport to and from our Day Groups for our members and assist HERIB staff. We also need drivers to help with trips, where our members need transport to an event.

Time length is varied.

You will:

  • Need good people skills
  • Be over 25 years of age
  • Hold a clean driving licence with a D1 entitlement
  • Be required to undertake a short test drive


HERIB resource bus


Resource Bus Driver

Our Mobile Resource Bus provides support across East Yorkshire to those people who cannot visit our Resource Centre in Hull.

It has a wide selection of equipment on display to help those with sight problems ranging from computers to daily living aids. It also acts as an advice, information and education centre.

You will:

  • Need good people skills
  • Be over 25 years of age
  • Hold a cleaning driving licence
  • Be required to undertake a short test drive
  • Be given training on equipment 


If you are interested in becoming a Driver Volunteer, please contact HERIB on 01482 342297.