School Bus Driver
Job Details
Experienced
Eastside Preparatory School - Kirkland, WA
Part-Time Hourly Non-Exempt
High School
Facilities
Description

 

Eastside Prep is seeking school bus drivers to help us fulfill our mission to guide students to think critically, act responsibly, lead compassionately and innovate wisely. All qualified candidates will be added to our pool of professionals and contacted as needed for various grades and disciplines.

 

Who we are:

 

Eastside Prep is an independent school located in Kirkland, WA just five miles from Seattle. With 486 students in grades five through twelve, EPS seeks critical thinkers, responsible actors, compassionate leaders, and wise innovators to help us realize our vision and mission. We offer challenging and rewarding career opportunities in a collaborative and supportive environment. Our community of committed, creative and passionate people is ideal for those who value integrity and purposeful change. If you're looking for a community that values your individuality and expertise, Eastside Prep may be the right place for you.

 

Job Summary:

 

Under general supervision, bus drivers transport students between pickup points and schools according to time schedule and routes planned by the transportation department, or on education field trips and athletic events.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Fuel buses and perform pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections
  • Follow schedules or maps as needed
  • Install or remove chains on buses as necessary
  • Maintain safety of students--including monitoring behavior--while on the bus
  • Perform other duties as assigned

 

 

Qualifications

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to drive in the afternoon or evening hours
  • Ability to work and connect with students
  • An entrepreneurial spirit, some flexibility, and a willingness to participate in a variety of ways in the life of the school will be especially welcome

 

 

Education and Experience:

  • Requires a CDL and valid Washington State Drivers License
  • CPR/First Aid Certification
  • Experience driving school buses

 

If this sounds like you, we’d like to hear from you! Please click on Apply Now, complete our online application for employment, and upload your resume and a cover letter indicating why you are interested in and qualified for this position.

 

Position open until filled.

 

No phone calls or drop-ins please.

 

Thank you for your interest in Eastside Prep and this position!

 

www.eastsideprep.org

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