Minibus Driver - Part Time - Coventry - Full Training Provided


Job Details


Coventry Garage - Operations

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Part Time


£10.00 per hour

Closing Date

31/12/2022 23:45

Join us on the Journey...


We have an excellent opportunities for Education Drivers based at Coventry. In this role you will be transporting school children with mobility difficulties to education establishments under contract to the Local Authority. 

What you’ll do…

  • Driving a mini bus to a scheduled timetable. 
  • Transporting passengers safely from and to their homes and educational establishment. 
  • Carrying out routine vechicle checks. 
  • Ensuring that the vehicle is clean and tidy.
  • Operating specialised passenger-handling equipment.
  • Attending minor repairs.
  • Maintaining radio contact with base and a close liaison with the education establishment.
  • Reporting vehicle defects. 

It is vitally important that passengers are dealt with in a sympathetic and friendly manner, bearing in mind the need to probide smooth and efficient service at all times.

You will need to develop a working relationship to build a strong supportive team that you will be liaising with on a daily basis.


What you will need...

  • Good driving standards, previous mini bus experience would be an advantage.
  • Friendly, approachable attitude, understanding of needs of children who have a disability.
  • Working in a logical and systemactic manner, who is comfortable following operational systems.
  • Have an adaptable and flexible attitude to work.
  • Excellent record of attendance and dependability is essential.


In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive: 

  • A National Express West Midlands bus pass for yourself
  • A National Express Coach pass for yourself and family discounts
  • A smart comfortable uniform
  • Company pension 
  • Access to a portal that provides a variety of deals and discounts including travel, days out, cinema, mobile, car and many more
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme which is free counselling and support to improve your wellness
  • Paid Annual leave
  • Opportunity to take part in the Cycle to work scheme

Things to note...

At National Express, we are really proud of our health and safety record and as a result, we operate a Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

As part of your initial assessment, we will complete Drug and Alcohol testing and you may be subject to random tests during your employment.

Please note that due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will be required to complete an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check before employment can commence. This includes both spent and unspent convictions, as well as information held by local police deemed as relevant to the role. Employment is conditional on satisfactory DBS clearance. The DBS helps employers make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working with vulnerable groups, including children.



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Minibus Driver - Part Time - Coventry - Full Training Provided