The Academy is looking to recruit responsible and competent drivers to transport students during term time, on designated routes to and from school in a safe, efficient and timely way. You may also be asked to assist with transporting students to extra-curricular activities, sporting events and school trips. Other duties include undertaking routine vehicle checks and basic maintenance.
There is currently a vacancy on a temporary contract until the end of the 2018-2019 academic year, totalling 20 hours a week (term time only).
Shifts are mornings 7.15 am – 8.45 am and afternoons, 3.00 pm – 5.30 pm. Additional hours may occasionally be available.
In addition we require a number of drivers who would be willing to assist on an adhoc/occasional basis to provide cover should the need arise.
You will be joining a small friendly team of drivers and while most of your driving duties will be carried out unsupervised you will be supported by our Transport and Trips Co-ordinator.
Hold a full, clean D1 Driving licence.
Hold a MIDAS (Minibus Driver Awareness Scheme) certificate or be able to successfully complete a MIDAS course carried out (in house) by our own trainer.
Be able to undertake simple vehicle checks and maintenance.
Be able to demonstrate the ability to work unsupervised and respond effectively to unforeseen circumstances.
Be reliable, flexible and able to work extra hours if required.
Be calm, responsible and able to communicate with young people.
Further details and application forms are available on the school website.
Closing Date: Thursday 6th December
The Manor School Sports College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.