School Bus Driver - Bristol

Part Time | Bristol, ENGLAND | 9 months | Deadline: 28 Mar 2020
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Job Summary

Part Time

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Job Description

We are looking for Qualified Bus Drivers to join us in Bristol on our School Bus Service (Term time only)

Do you have a PCV license? Are you looking to take the next step? Here at First we can offer you a rewarding career with a difference. If you are customer service driven, flexible and motivated, we want to hear from you!

What will you be doing?

Working within the wider driving team, the successful applicant will be primarily responsible for providing a 1st class service through the transportation of school children to and from their schools. Safety and Service are key words that describe the Yellow School Bus concept, and the successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a good record in these areas

How much will you earn?

We are looking for a driver to work on a part time basis (20 hours per week) during term time, you will be working 4 hours per day, split between the morning and afternoon. The rate of pay for this role is £12.24 per hour and will be based out of our Hengrove depot in Bristol. Please note your salary will be averaged out over the year so you will be paid 52 weeks per year despite working 39 weeks per year.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for someone who is a good communicator and gets on well with people. You must be patient, a safe driver, reliable and calm under pressure. You should have a full PCV license with no more than 3 points along with a minimum 12 months of CPC qualification. A current DBS enhanced disclosure will also be required; however, this will be provided for the successful candidate.

What will we offer you?

Full paid training will be provided which includes:

  • Vehicle and route familiarisation
  • Ticket machine and ticket type training

You'll enjoy a range of benefits, such as:

  • Free travel on our buses for you and your family
  • Pension scheme
  • The chance to buy discounted First shares.
  • Discounted train travel for you and your family on our train operators (GWR, SWR, TPE & Hull Trains). 
  • On top of this our rewards include First Xclusives where you and your family and friends can benefit from over 3,000 offers on a variety of goods and services

What do we do?

We at First Bus West of England try to do everything we can to keep the air that we breathe as clean as possible. We are currently adding a fleet of 77 new gas buses across the West of England operating area to ensure we stick to our green air commitments. 

Being a Bus Driver in Bristol means that you will be delivering excellent customer service to our customers and assisting the operational network. Driving with the Bristol Team will make you become a vital part of our family.

Sound interesting? Click apply today!

If you require any further information please contact Paul Stratford on

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