First Transpennine Express

31 May 2018


Current Pay:



 2019 - £58,000 or applicable RPI if greater. Driver Instructor +£2000 per annum ; Driver Assessor + £2,800 ; Trainee driver £24,000

Next Claim:

1 April 2020

Rest Day Working Sanction:


Additional Comments:


ASLEF Charter Achievements

Clean salary:


100% Pensionable Pay:


4 day week 4 day week with 156 rest days

32 hours/Sundays inside:

35 hours, sundays inside
Leave arrangements 5 wks rostered + 8 floating days / 9 over 25 years’ service

Special Leave Arrangements

Mat Pay 26 wks full basic pay or 90% of av. earnings whichever greater + 13 wks at 50% av. earnings. 39 weeks full pay or 90% av. earnings. Pat Pay 3 wks full basic



Medically Restricted Drivers:

No insurance scheme.  No loss of salary in first 12 months for drivers removed from driving duties under "Capability". Medically Restricted Drivers remain unchanged

Travel Facilities:

Free Travel on all TPE services. Residential travel on Northern. Leisure passes at company discretion to employees who reach normal retirement age after 1 April 2006 or who retire on ill health.

DOO status No DOO passenger services

Proactive recruitment of Company training:


Retirement at 60:


Max 9h30 Day:

Max 10 hours

Reduced hours etc:

No, 'considerate' turns accepted

Enhanced training Yes
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