Temp Bus Driver for L.E.A.P. Head Start River Street in Hudson Falls – Granville

Location: River St. Head Start Center, Hudson Falls, NYPosted 5/4/2021

 

Job details:

  • If you are looking for part time work, have a valid CDL with class P & S, enjoy working with children and being a part of an agency that makes a difference in our community, then look no further! L.E.A.P. Head Start/Early Head Start is looking for long term temporary bus drivers!

    Your day will begin at our Hudson Falls location to pick up the bus to transport children for our Preschool program in Granville.

    This is a temporary position, January-June to cover a medical leave. There is potential to remain on as a substitute or become a permanent employee.

    Responsibilities:
    – Safely operate a bus or agency van to transport children
    – Follow assigned routes and adhere to scheduled pick-up and drop-off times
    – Ensure the safety of children by enforcing rules and regulations on the bus
    – Maintain a clean and orderly bus, conducting routine inspections and reporting any maintenance issues
    – Be friendly and courteous to children and parents

    Experience:
    – Previous experience as a bus driver or van driver preferred
    – Familiarity with school bus driving regulations and procedures is a plus
    – Experience working with children and managing their behavior is a plus

    Skills:
    – Valid CDL with class P & S and a clean driving record
    – Ability to drive buses or vans safely and responsibly
    – Strong communication skills to interact with children and parents
    – Excellent time management and organizational skills to adhere to schedules

    Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. The employee may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

    L.E.A.P. values include the priority of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

    Job Type: Part-time

    Pay: $19.34 per hour

    Benefits:

    • Employee assistance program

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday

    Application Question(s):

    • Do you have experience working with children and families?
    • Are you able to work a split shift? (Morning and afternoon pick up/drop off)

    Experience:

    • bus driving: 1 year (Preferred)

    License/Certification:

    • CDL with class P & S (Required)

    Work Location: In person

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D.
  • A valid NYS Class B or C license with a “P” & “S” endorsement
  • Enjoy interacting with Preschool children

We hope that you will consider applying to be part of the L.E.A.P. Head Start family!

L.E.A.P. is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

To apply, for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to Kim Kenyon at [email protected]

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