Academy Transport Driver (Casual): Dundee United Football Club

Place of Work: Baldragon Academy, various Club Academy Scotland venues, England, Ireland
Status: Casual
Hours of Work: Mornings, Evenings and Weekends.
Report To: Academy Operations Manager
Key Relationships: All academy staff, players, parents/guardians.
Salary: Hourly rate
Start Date: Upon successful completion of PVG

Overall Purpose of Job

To transport Academy players and staff to/from Baldragon Academy, Club Academy Scotland, and Additional Games Programme away fixtures in a responsible and competent manner.

Main Responsibilities/Description of Duties

  • Transporting players to/from Baldragon Academy during term time before and after school.
  • Transporting players to/from Club Academy Scotland and Additional Games Programme venues.
  • Airport transfers for players and staff, when required.
  • Always driving the Dundee United vehicles in a responsible and professional manner.
  • Responsible for the health and safety, comfort and welfare of players and staff.
  • Adhere to Dundee United FC Academy Codes of Conduct at all times.
  • Reporting any vehicle defects, faults, incidents, and accidents to Academy Operations Manager.
  • Refueling the vehicle as required – club to cover any costs.
  • Maintain the image of the club; club uniform should be worn at all times and kept in a clean and tidy condition.
  • To abide by all club policies including, but not exclusive to, Safeguarding, Equality and Health & Safety
  • To maintain a valid and up to date PVG every three years.

Experience and Qualifications


  • Clean and valid driving licence D1 unrestricted or a PCV licence or D1 restricted (car licence obtained prior to 01/01/1997)
  • Age 25+ (for insurance purposes)
  • Committed to working evenings and weekends.
  • PVG check to be completed before appointment.
  • Eligible to work in the UK.


  • Ability to communicate with range of different people and ages.
  • Reliable and trustworthy.
  • Pleasant, patient, and helpful personality.
  • Flexible approach to working arrangements.

Application Details

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to by Friday 27th May.

Date published: 09 May 2022
Date updated: 09 May 2022


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