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As lock down restrictions begin to ease, bookings are on the increase once again, so we are looking for self-employed private hire drivers, and owner drivers to join our professional team. Flexible options, so could suit people with a background in chauffeuring or taxi driving looking for additional hours and even those who are semi-retired…

Chauffeur Drivers

The Role:

  • Driving one of our luxury fleet vehicles to chauffeur our clients
  • Providing excellent customer service and a VIP experience to all of our clients
  • Variety of bookings from airport runs and corporate meetings, to weddings and bespoke days out 
  • Part time/ad hoc hours initially, with the potential option for increasing hours as we expand – when bookings are received you will be contacted to see when you are available and will be allocated jobs accordingly

Requirements for the Role:

  • Be self-employed and eligible to work in the UK
  • An up-to-date private hire licence
  • A clean driving licence held for at least 3 years 
  • 25 – 75 years old for insurance purposes
  • Be very reliable and punctual
  • Be well presented and wear a suit and tie
  • Be a calm and confident driver
  • Excellent customer skills, and experience of driving with paying passengers on board would be highly advantageous 
  • Willingness to work antisocial hours when needed


  • 60/40 split, with 40% of the booking paid to the driver, for which you will invoice us monthly
  • Drivers keep their own tips

Private Hire Owner Drivers

The Role:

  • When bookings are received you will be contacted to see if you are available and will be allocated jobs accordingly
  • We take 10% of the booking as admin fees, and pay 90% to owner drivers (drivers keep their own tips)
  • Subject to availability, we may also be able to provide cars/drivers to you on the basis in return if you have bookings that you cannot cover

Vehicles Needed:

We predominantly receive bookings for high end executive cars and 6/7 seaters:

  • Audi A8 LWB
  • BMW 7 LWB
  • Mercedes S-class LWB 
  • Mercedes V-class (and equivalents)

However, we also require standard executive cars and larger minibuses from time to time:

  • Mercedes E-class (and equivalents)
  • 8-16 seater minibuses


  • Vehicles must be plated and insured for private hire, and be immaculately clean
  • Drivers must have a private hire licence and be insured for private hire
  • Our drivers must be well presented, wear a suit and tie, and provide excellent customer service 
  • Must be very reliable and punctual 
  • You must be willing to represent our company when doing work for us (eg: no other branding or business promotion)
  • You must be able to invoice us monthly

To Apply, or for more information:

Please send us an email on info@porters-et.com in the first instance with your details and contact information, and we will be in touch.