Bus Driver (Non-Contracted)

Job | Posted 9 months ago
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Non-Instructional Support

Description

Job Summary
To safely transport students to and from school or school functions.
 
Essential Job Functions:

  • Transports students safely
  • Responds positively to changes and suggestions
  • Maintains discipline when students are on bus
  • Reports any student misconduct to principal or principal's designee
  • Performs routine safety inspections on a daily basis
  • Reports mechanical concerns to the bus garage
  • Maintains a clean bus at all times
  • Reports all accidents promptly and completes required reports
  • Attends safety workshops
  • Follows safety rules and regulations and proper procedures as outlined in the bus drivers handbook
  • Provides emergency or immediate first aid when needed
  • Serves as an ambassador for the department for transportation
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor of transportation or designee
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Proper operation of a bus
  • Laws governing the safe operation of the bus
  • Safety operations procedures and practices
  • School board policies with regard to transportation matters
  • CPR and First Aide and emergency procedures
  • Perform a variety of duties, often changing from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure
  • Accept responsibility for the direction, control, or planning of an activity
  • Deal effectively and courteously with students, parents, teachers, and principals
  • Read, write, and understand written language
  • Observe and hear
  • Communicate with tact and diplomacy
  • Perceive or recognize similarties or differences in colors or in shades or other values of the same color
  • Hear and see in accordance to the law governing the license of bus drivers
  • To understand meanings of words and signs
  • Communicate with parents, school administrators and students in a courteous manner
  • Reason and make judgements

Salary: $17.21 No benefits package offered.

Apply To: Apply To:  Click on the link above to apply.  All applicants, including those currently employed with Spotsylvania County Public Schools, will need to complete an online application. 
 

Posted By

Spotsylvania County Public Schools

6717 Smith Station Road , Spotsylvania, VA 22553
 

At the following locations

Transportation

6921 North Roxbury Mill Road , Spotsylvania, VA 22551



Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$11,035

State Average: $11,724

% ELL Students

5%

State Average: 9%

Student Teacher Ratio

17.19

State Average: 14.22

% IEP Students

12%

State Average: 13%

FTE

2,578

State Average: 801