Pelican Driving School
Meet The Instructors


Advanced Driving Instructor and Examiner

Hi my name is Justine Dobson and I have been a driving instructor for quite a long time now.  I specialise in Fleet Driver Training and ADI training.  I have lots of hobbies.  I love animals and have a horse and dogs.  I love gardening and cooking and enjoy baking.  I love the outdoors and spend lots of time in the countryside.  I am also an Advanced Driving Examiner.


Driving Instructor

Hi my name is Mary Raynor and I have worked for Pelican Driving School since qualifying as a driving instructor.  I specialise in Automatic tuition and love my job.  I have many hobbies.  I love gardening, the countryside and animals, but my big passion is for cooking and baking.  I enjoy family life and also support Barnsley Animal Rescue Charity and give up some of my spare time to volunteer and help down at their Wath Charity Shop.  I mainly teach in the Sheffield area.


Driving Instructor

Hi my name is Geoff Ward, as you can see I am a huge animal lover.  The dog you can see on the picture is a rescue dog from Barnsley Animal Rescue a local animal rescue charity.  I have been a driving Instructor working for Pelican Driving School now for many years and enjoy meeting and teaching people to drive, it is a very rewarding job. My other passion in life is Football and sports.  I am an avid football fan.


Driving instructor

Hi my name is Lindsey and my hobbies are art, drawing, painting on canvas.  I also love music and attend music festivals when I can find time.  I also play on keyboard and guitar which I have done since a child.  I love camping and the outdoors and family walks together.


Driving instructor

Hi my name is Ann. I am the latest addition to the Pelican Team. My hobbies are doing things with my family.  I love baking and I love to walk my two dogs. I have four lovely children and enjoy spending time with them.  I cover Sheffield area in an automatic car.


Driving instructor

Hi my name is Graham.  I enjoy cycling, swimming and running.  I have had an interest in animals all my life, and I love watching wildlife and enjoy bird spotting.  I have two lovely children and I enjoy spending time with them when I am not working.


Driving instructor

Nigel is married with a son.  He enjoys his holidays on a narrow boat around the canals in the u.k.  He has a pet dog and enjoys the outdoor life.


Driving instructor

John is a family man, he is also a dog lover and has 2 old english bull terriers that he regularly walks.  John loves being on the sea and captains a boat occasionally when he goes on his holidays abroad.


Driving instructor

Dawn is married with a son.  She is a lively friendly person with a brilliant sense of humour.  Dawn enjoys shopping and entertaining.


Driving instructor

Paul is one of our Instructors in Rotherham. He teaches in an automatic car.   He is married with 2 adult children.  Paul is a dog lover and enjoys gardening, walking, fishing and is a keen motorcycle enthusiast.  He also loves motor racing.


Driving instructor


Driving instructor


Driving instructor

Ferhad is our latest automatic instructor covering Sheffield areas. Ferhad is a family man and enjoys sport and plays chess.

Kath - Pelican Driving

Kath Bailey is responsible for booking all lessons and appointments. A founder member of Pelican Driving School and Advanced Driver with a diploma in Driver Training.

If you have any questions about how we work or would just like to speak with someone about how you want to lean to drive Kath is available to speak with you during office hours.

For driving lessons in Barnsley,
Rotherham and Sheffield

Call : 07712 770079

Our mobile phone number

Intensive Driving Lessons

If you want to learn to drive and pass your test in the shortest time possible then an intensive course may be right for you.

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Automatic Driving Lessons

Some drivers find using a clutch too much and often worry about selecting the wrong gear or stalling the car.

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Pass Plus Driver Training

Run by the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency and is designed to take your driving skills to an even higher standard.

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Driving Lessons Barnsley

Ardsley, Athersley , Barnsley, Barugh, Barugh-Green, Billingley, Birdwell, Bolton upon Dearne, Brierley , Cortonwood, Carlecotes, Carlton, Cawthorne, Cubley, Cudworth , Darfield, Darton, Dodworth, Dunford Bridge , Elsecar , Gawber, Gilroyd, Goldthorpe, Great Houghton, Grimethorpe , Hemingfield, High Hoyland, Higham, Honeywell, Hood Green, Hoyland, Hoylandswaine , Ingbirchworth , Jump , Kendray, Kexbrough, Kingstone , Little Houghton, Lundwood , Mapplewell, Millhouses, Millhouse Green, Monk Bretton , New Lodge , Old Town, Oxspring , Platts Common, Penistone, Pilley, Pogmoor , Royston , Shafton, Silkstone, Silkstone Common, Smithies, Staincross, Stairfoot , Tankersley, Thurgoland, Thurlstone, Thurnscoe , Ward Green, Wilthorpe, Woolley Colliery, Wombwell, Wortley, WorsbroughMore

Driving Lessons Rotherham

Anston, Aston, Aughton , Bramley, Brampton, Brinsworth, Brecks, Broom , Canklow, Catcliffe, Clifton , Dinnington , East Dene, East Herringthorpe , Firbeck, Flanderwell , Gildingwells, Greasbrough , Harthill, Hellaby, Herringthorpe , Kimberworth, Kimberworth Park, Kiveton Park , Laughton-en-le-Morthen, Letwell , Maltby, Manvers, Masbrough, Morthen , Parkgate , Ravenfield, Rawmarsh, Ryecroft , Swallownest, Swinton, Sunnyside , Templeborough, Thorpe Hesley, Thorpe Salvin, Thrybergh, Thurcroft, Todwick, Treeton , Ulley , Wales, Wath-upon-Dearne, Waverley, Wentworth, West Melton, Whiston, Wickersley, Woodsetts, WellgateMore

Driving Lessons Sheffield

Arbourthorne, Gleadless, Hollinsend , Beighton, Hackenthorpe, Broomhill, Crookesmoor, Endcliffe and Tapton , Burngreave , Fir Vale, Pitsmoor, City , Kelham Island, Highfield, Crookes, Crosspool , Darnall , Attercliffe, Carbrook, Dore and Totley , Bradway, Ecclesfield , Chapeltown, Ecclesall, Millhouses, Firth Park , Fulwood, Lodge Moor and Ranmoor , Gleadless Valley , Heeley, Herdings, Hurlfield, Graves Park , Norton, Hillsborough , Owlerton, Manor, Mosborough , Halfway, Holbrook, Mosborough, Intake, Shiregreen and Brightside , Parson Cross, Stannington , High Bradfield, Low Bradfield, Dungworth, Loxley, Stannington, Strines, Woodland View and Worrall , Stocksbridge , Deepcar, Oughtibridge, Walkley , Langsett, Netherthorpe, Burncross, Grenoside and High Green , Woodhouse , HandsworthMore

The Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) is sponsored by the Department of Transport. Visit their website at  There is a fantastic amount of information, you can book your theory or practical test and see all the test prices.

Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) deals with driving licences and vehicle licensing. The current licence prices are available on the site at online theory is designed to work alongside professional tuition given by a qualified driving instructor.