Mini Bus Drivers

  • £10.66 an hour
  • Goudhurst, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
  • Bethany School

Minibus Drivers, January 2020 start (Ideally)

36 weeks a year, 6.30am to 8.45am and/or 4.45pm – 7pm

These positions are working Monday to Friday during term time (36 weeks a year). Hours are early morning and/or late afternoon, 6.30am to 8.45am and/or 4.45pm – 7.00pm. Additional overtime hours may be available from time-to-time.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo Midas training (or similar),

Key Attributes/Experience:

• Responsible for the health and safety, comfort and welfare of pupils and staff whilst being carried in the vehicle;

• Carrying out daily and weekly vehicle checks, and to carry out basic maintenance (topping up fluid levels, tyre pressures, etc;

• Reporting any vehicle defects, faults, incidents and accidents;

• Ensuring the vehicle is in a clean and roadworthy condition before and after use;

• Refuelling vehicles as required;

• Covering for absent colleagues;

• Working within health and safety guidelines and other guidelines that may be issued from time-to-time;

• Working within the constraints and guidelines as set out in the Minibus Drivers’ Operating Instructions.


• Must hold a current, clean and valid driving licence which enables them to drive a 17-seater mini bus.


• An ability to communicate with a range of people;

• Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team;

• Reliable and trustworthy;

• Flexible approach to working arrangements;

• Sensitivity to user needs.


• Good geographical knowledge of local area;

• Previous experience of driving a minibus or similar sized vehicles would be advantage.

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