DVSA to recruit 40 additional vocational driving examiners to help reduce lorry driver shortage


A campaign to recruit additional vocational driving examiners in England and Wales to help reduce the lorry driver shortage has been launched by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) today (17 August). However, the successful candidates will have to carry out car driving tests for four months before they can qualify to carry out HGV driving tests. Forty new vocational examiners will be recruited, drawn from existing DVSA employees and external candidates, to help tackle the huge backlog in […]