Trainee Bus Driver - Stansted Airport

Stansted Airport

Job Details


Stansted City Depot - Drivers

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£12.25 per hour

Closing Date

30/09/2022 16:00

Join us on the Journey...

At National Express we work with Stansted Airport to safely move passengers and customers between Airport sites. We have fantastic opportunities to join our team as Trainee Bus Drivers.

Our drivers are highly respected and provide a safe and reliable service to our passengers. You will be taking passengers and airport personnel between Stansted Airport terminals and the airport car parks.

There is no ticket selling as part of this role, working 9 hour shifts with paid breaks, across a 7 day rota, working 4 on 2 off. The service operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Our aim is to provide excellence in all that we do for National Express customers and keep everyone safe - if we can’t do it safely, we don’t do it. To do this we need the best people and strive to create an environment that motivates and develops our people.

What you'll need...

  • A full driving licence
  • An ability to provide outstanding customer service
  • A flexible approach to work, working on a variable shift pattern

Our extensive training and development programmes include: 

  • CPC and continuous training to ensure you keep your hard earned qualifications
  • Free medicals as well as being paid for your time to undertake necessary medicals for CPC renewal
  • In depth vehicle familiarisation before you hit the road for the first time
  • Company specific training company specific training in defensive driving, disability awareness and other company processes and systems

What we offer in return for your hard work and commitment:

  • £12.25 per hour (an extra 30p per hour for hours worked between 23:00-05:00)
  • Guaranteed 43 hours of work per week (overtime available) and 21 days annual leave 
  • A National Express Coach pass for yourself and family discounts
  • A smart comfortable uniform
  • A Company pension 
  • Exclusive benefits and savings from thousands of the UK's largest retailers and service providers
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme which includes free counselling and further support to improve your health and wellbeing
  • Endless opportunities for progression within the business

Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well random checks during employment according to the policy.

If the above sounds like a next step in your career, follow our online application process to express your interest!



Your place in our world

Operations Manager
Trainee Bus Driver - Stansted Airport