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Volunteer Delivery Driver

Volunteer Delivery Drivers required. Duties include:
Complete driver’s declaration form
Deliver food and art packs to local Wester Hailes residents
Use the delivery driver app (depending on volume of deliveries) to deliver parcels on your route, in a time effective way
Ensure deliveries are made in line with current health and safety requirements of delivery drivers during COVID-19, using provided PPE equipment provided (e.g dust-free gloves, approved masks) and adhering to 2-metre social distancing rules.

About WHALE Arts

WHALE acts as a conduit between our community and creative opportunities through the direct delivery of projects, programmes and events and by connecting our community with city and national cultural partners.

Experience Required

Skills A valid, clean drivers Licence A road worthy car which you are insured to drive and has an MOT, if required A level of fitness as you may need to use stairs Holding an existing PVG is desirable, otherwise WHALE Arts can apply for one to deliver the role

Training Details

Induction and training provided.

Flexibility & Commitment

Short Term Volunteering (3 months or less)

2 hours per week for 1 month

Location/Travel Details

Drivers can claim £0.45 per mile driven around South West Edinburgh whilst using your own car volunteering for WHALE. Where individuals are volunteering over lunch they are entitled expenses up to £5 for lunch, unless lunch is being provided by Whale. Volunteers must fill out an expenses form and attach valid receipts in order to be reimbursed.


You tell us your mileage and we fill in a form on your behalf and the money will be paid by BACS back into your account.

Accessibility Details

  • Happy to have a conversation about volunteer’s needs