The Chatty Van Needs You!

Do you enjoy driving and like meeting and talking to people?

Would you like to drive the Healthwatch Cumbria (HWC) “Chatty Van” to a variety of locations across Cumbria?

If the answer to both these questions is “yes” then you may be who we are looking for.

We are seeking to employ paid sessional drivers for the HWC engagement vehicle which we use to reach and talk to a wide range of communities across Cumbria. The driver will be responsible for driving the van to locations and then working with our staff to prepare it for engagement sessions with the public.

If you are interested in this role please read this document Driver Duties Responsibilities Job Spec and then complete this application form HWC Sessional Application Form and send it to

Please note that if you passed your driving test after January 1st 1997 you will be asked to provide evidence that you have a C1 category entitlement on your driving licence to drive a 7.5 tonne vehicle.

If you have any queries about this role please call 03003 038 567