Drive For Falcon Taxis
Why Drive for Falcon Taxis?
When you become a driver with Falcon Taxis, you will be joining Aylesbury's Largest Private Hire Operator and a market leading company within Aylesbury with over 30 years experience. You will join in our commitment to deliver an outstanding customer service throughout the Town and beyond. With over 500 account clients and access to Aylesbury's largest lucrative circuit, you can be assured that there will always be work when you want it. At Falcon Taxis we believe that hard work deserves rewards and you will attain higher income than some of our much smaller competitors offer. You will be provided with everything you could possibly need for a long and prosperous career with Falcon Taxis.
To become a Aylesbury taxi driver you have to:
- be over 25 years of age
- and have held your driving licence for at least 18 months.
- pass a DSA Private Hire/Taxi driving test
- complete a CRB check
- pass a medical
Once qualified you will be a self employed driver, sub contracting to Falcon Taxis. You can work any hours you want and enjoy high earnings.
Interested? Call our Driver Recruitment team on 01296 201 001
Licensed Drivers Application Form
Need help with taxi licence application ?
Falcon taxis will help you with obtaining an AVDC taxi licence. The process will take between 4-6 weeks.
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Things you might like to know
Do I need my own vehicle?
No. Falcon Taxis will rent you a licensed vehicle ready to work, which you can keep to use in your own time for as long as you remain with the company. Alternatively you can purchase your own vehicle, Falcon Taxis will give you advice and support on what to buy.
Do I need experience?
You do not necessarily need experience of driving a private hire vehicle. If you are enthusiastic, reliable, have a good knowledge of Aylesbury, you are welcome to apply to become a Falcon Taxis driver. You will need a License from Aylesbury Vale District Council in order to work for Falcon Taxis.
How much will I earn?
The answer to this question is completely in your own hands. Naturally, the more journeys you complete, the more money you will receive. On average drivers work approximately 45 hours per week and, depending on when they work, the average take home pay after expenses would normally be £300 to £400
Will I be paid cash for every journey?
There are two types of booking at Falcon Taxis. Our priority service is account based bookings. For these journeys, you will not receive cash from the client, but you will be paid weekly, by cheque or directly into your bank account.
Secondly, there are cash bookings. For these journeys, the passenger will pay you directly, in cash, when you have completed the journey.
Will I be self-employed?
Yes. All Falcon Taxi drivers are self-employed and sub contract to Falcon Taxis.
Do I pay for my own fuel?
Yes. It is the driver's responsibility to ensure that his/her vehicle always contains enough fuel to complete each journey.
What Equipment will I have in my Car?
All our vehicles have the latest in-car data systems with TomTom sat nav. We also have facilities like ring-back and text back to let customers know when you arrive.
What do I need to become a driver?
Before starting work with Falcon Taxis, you will need to provide us with, a full driving licence, 2 forms of identification clearly showing your current address and a valid Taxi License
When can I start?
If you are already a licensed Aylesbury Vale District Council driver then normally straight away, please call our friendly driver recruitment team on 01296 201 001 or arrive in person at our offices 10am to 5pm Monday to Friday.