Transportation Aide

Job | Posted 2 years ago
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support



  • M - TH / 6.5 hrs per day / 7:00 am - 4:30 pm / 146 days

Job Description:

TITLE: Transportation Aide


  1. Has a high school diploma or G.E.D. certificate, or demonstrated progress toward obtaining such
  2. Has the ability to read and follow written directions
  3. Must be 18 years of age
  4. Has valid Certification in first aid training including Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  5. Has the ability to lift and assist in the moving of children of various weights numerous times per day
  6. Has the ability to communicate and work effectively with students, parents, and staff
  7. Must be of good moral character
  8. Must be able to exercise confidentiality in dealing with preschool and special needs children
REPORTS TO: Transportation Coordinator/Director of Transportation

JOB GOAL: To insure the safety of children on the bus and administer to situations as they arise during transportation

  1. Be familiar with and follow written guidelines, policies, procedures and directions from supervisor as they relate to special needs and preschool children
  2. Assist in the management of students riding the bus
  3. Assist in the seating of students riding the bus
  4. Assist children getting on and off the bus
  5. Ensure that students are properly picked up and dropped off to parents and teacher assistants
  6. Be familiar with and follow written guidelines, policies, procedures and directions as they related to special needs and preschool children
  7. Supervise the use of assistive devices (wheelchairs, braces, etc.)
  8. Load and unload students including operation of lift system (may require lifting)
  9. Assist with emergency management of children
  10. Assist with evacuation procedure of students
  11. Implement special IEP services for students
  12. Administer basic first aid, when necessary
  13. Attend all appropriate training programs given, relating to transportation of special needs and preschool children
  14. Perform other duties consistent with the position assigned as may be requested by the supervisor
  • Hourly (Grade 03)
  • 6.5 – 8 per day
  • 32.5 – 40 per wk.
  • 179 days
  • 9 ¼ months
  • Board approved 4-8-04, Revised 9-11-08

Posted By

Boone County Schools

8330 US Highway 42 , Florence, KY 41042

At the following locations

Transportation Department

5505 North Bend Road , Burlington, KY 41005

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $10,394

% ELL Students


State Average: 3%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 16.39

% IEP Students


State Average: 14%



State Average: 525