Bus Attendant - Extended School Year 7/5-8/13 (first day of school is 7/6)

Job | Posted 3 months ago
Start Date
Position Areas
Non-Instructional Support


Summer Special Education Program
July 5 - August 13, 2021
7:30am - 9:00am (approximate) and 1:45pm - 3:15pm (approximate)
Must be able to work both shifts.   Working in the Extended School Year Program at YGS is preferred.
Attendants will arrive and depart from Total Bus Company

$16-$17 per hour (Guaranteed 3 hours per day split between morning and afternoon shift for total of $48-$51/day)


Job Title: Bus Attendant Job Category: Extended School Year (ESY)
Department/Group: PPS
Job Description
Job Summary:   The Bus Attendant provides support within the student transportation services area with specific responsibilities for assisting special education students during transport to and from school and/or special activities; ensuring orderly entering and leaving of bus patrons; maintaining seat chart of riders; and ensuring the safety and sanitation of assigned vehicles.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to work with children with special needs.
  • Priority given to applicants who are able to work the full six weeks summer session.
Primary Activities
  • Assists special education students for the purpose of providing safe loading and unloading from buses during normal transport and emergency situations.
  • Monitors students with special needs until released to teacher, instructional assistant, parent, etc. for the purpose of ensuring the safe transportation.
  • Document activities, including incident reports, for the purpose of documenting activities, conveying information, and/or complying with established guidelines.
  • Reports observations and/or incidents (e.g. discipline, accidents, inappropriate social behavior, etc.) for the purpose of communicating information to appropriate personnel for their action.
  • Secures students and/or their equipment (e.g. restraints, checks wheel chair tie downs, seat belts, opens ramp, etc.) for the purpose of ensuring the safety and well-being of students.
  • Assists bus driver for the purpose of handling emergency situations until the driver can take over.
  • Other duties as required.
Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee:
  • is regularly required to stand, walk, and sit.
  • Is regularly required to climb, squat, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and to reach above the head and reach forward.
  • Is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle or feel objects, tools or controls and to talk and hear.
  • Occasionally required to lift and/or push up to 75 pounds.
  • Must have specific vision abilities for close vision, distance vision, depth perception and tell the difference between colors
Work Environment
  • The noise level in the work environment is typical for a school environment.
  • The manager continuously interacts with the public and other staff and frequently meets multiple demands from several people.
  • Work generally performed indoors.
Last Updated By: Michael Rosen Date: March 2021

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2285 Broad Street , Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

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2725 Crompond Road , Yorktown Heights, NY 10598