JobID 185 : Substitute School Bus Monitor (#794555)

Job | Posted 2 years ago

Substitute Bus Driver Monitor

Position Purpose
A school bus monitor asssits the school bus driver in maintaining order on a bus, overseeing the loading and unloading of student passengers, and administering to their needs, comfort and conduct.   

Typical Work Activities (Illustrative Only)
  • Assists with the loading and unloading of students on a school bus;
  • Rides the bus to and from school assisting students with various problems;
  • Assists students and driver as needed;
  • Maintains discipline controls over students while on the school bus;
  • Maintains a daily incident log and makes oral report to the Superintendent or designee upon request;
  • May operate a lift to load and unload disabled student passengers and secures restraint devices and/or wheelchair locks;
  • Aides the disabled student in finding a seat and buckling the seat belt;
  • May perform simple clerical work on a limited basis when services not required on a bus run

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Working knowledge of basic first aid methods;
  • Ability to establish good relationships with students and others;
  • Ability to understand and follow simple oral and written directions;
  • Clerical aptitude;
  • Physical strength and ability to assist and possibly lift a disabled student on and off the school bus;
  • Patience and resourcefulness in dealing with a disabled student. 

Minimum Qualifications 
Must be at least nineteen (19) years old.  

Special Requirements
Candidates must meet the requirements set forth by the New York State Education Department. 

Rate - $25/Run

Posted By

Beekmantown Central School District

37 EAGLE WAY, WEST CHAZY, NY 12992-2562
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$21,196 (USD)

State Average: $22,444 (USD)

% ELL Students

State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 13.16

% IEP Students


State Average: 18%



State Average: 355