Title: School Bus Driver - Assisted Travel Program
Location: Tamworth, NSW
Job Type: Casual (School Term Hours)
About Our Client:
Our client, a respected organization committed to serving the local community, is currently seeking School Bus Drivers to join their Assisted School Travel Program. This role involves driving mini-buses around the Tamworth area for school routes, providing safe transportation for students with a disability. If you are looking for flexible work hours and enjoy being of service to your local community, this opportunity is ideal, especially for semi-retired individuals or those seeking minimum hours with no work during school holidays.
As a School Bus Driver, you will be responsible for transporting students on designated school routes in the Tamworth area. Your primary tasks will include adhering to designated schedules, ensuring the cleanliness of the bus, and maintaining effective communication with stakeholders including the students, parents, and teachers and contractor. A minimum Light Rigid (LR) truck license is required for this position.
Suitable for semi-retired individuals or those seeking minimum hours.
* Drive mini-buses on school routes and casual trips, ensuring the safety and comfort of students.
* Adhere to designated schedules and maintain punctuality.
* Maintain the cleanliness of the bus.
* Communicate effectively with contractor, students, parents, and teachers.
* Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the vehicle.
* Minimum Light Rigid (LR) truck license or prepared to obtain same.
* Valid Working with Children Check (WWCC) clearance.
* Full medical clearance.
* Complete license check and criminal background checks prior to starting.
* Ability to work during school terms with no work during school holidays.
* Casual employment with flexible working hours during school terms.
* Opportunity to contribute to the local community.
* Competitive remuneration.
If you are at least 25 years of age, physically able, possess good communication skills, and are respectful and understanding towards students with disabilities, we encourage you to apply. To express your interest, please submit your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and availability.
Note: Only candidates with a valid Working with Children Check and First
Aid certificate will be considered.