Discovery Bus - Bus Driver

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Discovery Bus Summer Program Coordinator
 
Title:  Discovery Bus Summer Program Coordinator 
 
Position Purpose:
Under the supervision of the Family Resource Center Director, to promote literacy to children and families using the Discovery Bus
8 weeks 28 hours a week including one evening
Essential Functions:

  • Supervise children and families getting on and off the Discovery bus
  • Read to children age appropriate books on the bus
  • Organize and support special summer literacy events
  • Maintain a clean bus
  • Organize and maintain the library books on the bus
  • Follow safety procedures
  • Keep records of participants and books
Additional Duties:
  • Performs other related tasks as assigned
Travel Requirements:
  • Travels to and from transportation garage.  Travels in bus around town.
Knowledge and Skills:
  • Ability to interact well with children and adults
  • Ability to plan and  engage in literacy activities including reading to children
  • Effective organizational skills
  • Ability to maintain composure and perform responsibilities under pressure
 
Qualification:
Any combination of education and experience providing the required skill and knowledge for successful performance would be qualifying.  Typical qualifications would be:
  • Previous experience working with children
  • Literacy experience and program planning
  • Experience working with families to promote education
  • Minimum high school or GED diploma

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Plainfield Public Schools

651 Norwich Rd , Plainfield, CT 06374
 

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Plainfield School District

651 Norwich Rd , Plainfield, CT 06374