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Part time Student Transport Driver

Monkston, Buckinghamshire
£8,649 to £10,515
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
National World / The SmartList are advertising on behalf of Stephenson Academy. Part time Student Transport Driver Are you an experienced, careful driver? Do you hold a clean driving licence which includes a Category D1 entitlement? Stephenson (MK) Trust is an organisation committed to supporting young people who are at risk of exclusion from mainstream secondary provision (Bridge Academy) and specialist secondary provision for students with Social Emotional and Mental Health needs (Stephenson Academy). We provide inclusive education for young people with a range of educational and social needs in order to maximise and improve their life chances. We are dedicated to improving the quality of education for students excluded from mainstream school, some with complex social, emotional and mental health needs, giving them the best possible life chances. We are looking for a part-time driver, to transport students between school and home as well as supporting our Transport Co-ordinator with basic vehicle maintenance and safety checks for 4 hours each morning. You will: Transport students into the Academy in the morning, ensuring they arrive on time for the start of the day, as directed by the Transport Co-ordinator Have good knowledge of the geographical areas in Milton Keynes and surrounding areas Drive the school vehicles in accordance with agreed safety regulations Carry out daily/weekly vehicle safety checks and basic maintenance whilst maintaining appropriate records Ensure that vehicles and all safety equipment provided is kept clean and maintained Report any involvement in a road traffic accident and vehicle defects, reporting any mechanical fault according to school procedures Any other duties commensurate with the grade and level of responsibility of this post, for which the post holder has the necessary experience and/or training Vehicle maintenance is an essential part of this role and a good understanding of basic requirements is vital e.g. maintaining tyres, fluid levels and lights. Drivers require either a D1 entitlement on their current driving licence (licence issued before 1st January 1997) or to have successfully completed a D1 licence test and PCV theory test. Closing date for all applications: Midday, Friday 16th September 2022 Interviews: w/c 19th September 2022 Please note Qualification Certificates and Identification Documents are required at Interview. Stephenson (MK) Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This commitment to robust Recruitment, Selection and Induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate is required prior to commencement of this post Our reference: SE2954 Vacancy: Part time Student Transport Driver Location: Milton Keynes Salary: £8,649 - £10,515 (actual) Hours: Part time - 39 weeks per year, 20 hours per week
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  • Job Reference: 702846832-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Stephenson Academy
    Stephenson Academy
  • Location: Monkston, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £8,649 to £10,515
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent