Is there any way you could travel without driving?
Are taxis prohibitive?
Could you pay a driver?
If you acquire more than twelve points in a three year period the starting point is that you will banned for six months for totting.
However, you can make an application to avoid a ban or reduce it on the basis that you will suffer exceptional hardship. That does really mean exceptional rather than just inconvenience though.
On the topic of loss of work, courts can be a bit hit and miss. You should bear in mind that the burden of proof passes to you so you will have to prove the nature of your work and why it is not possible to do it otherwise than by driving. That usually means getting evidence of train and bus time tables and proposals from taxi companies over the cost.
That said, there is conflicting case law on the topic of whether or not loss of job alone is adequate. I have always found the way to win these things is to show that there will be an impact upon innocents such as employees or family who will be put out of their home if you cant put the mortgage etc etc.
Can I clarify anything for you?
I think our posts crossed?
Can you see above?
Usually you win these things if you produce evidence of the impact that it will have upon others.
Remember you have the burden of proof so you have to produce evidence.