Private Hire Coach Driver - West Midlands


Job Details


Birmingham - Coach Drivers

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


£12.50 per hour

Closing Date

30/09/2022 07:30

Open Day every Friday 7am to 3pm at Aston Depot, 63 Upper Thomas St, Birmingham B6 5AD.
Appointment not required.

We currently have fantastic opportunities at our Birmingham Depot in Aston for experienced PCV Coach Drivers to join our newly launched Private Hire operation in the West Midlands, in order to help connect our customers to locations throughout the UK, whilst providing the fantastic customer service that National Express is known for.

As a Private Hire Coach Driver with National Express you will be providing transport services for day trips, tours and excursions, sports events and corporate shuttle work, along with school trips and private events.

What you'll need...

  • A Valid UK PCV licence (Category D)
  • A Manual Car licence
  • An ability to provide outstanding customer service
  • To be aged 21 or over

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 route learning and vehicle familiarisation before you hit the road for the first time
  • Company specific training company specific training in defensive driving, disability awareness, operating ticket machines and other company processes and systems.
  • Our award winning Master Driver Programme (including free IAM membership)

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

  • An hourly wage of £12.50 per hour
  • Guaranteed 40 hours of work per week with overtime available
  • Paid from Book on to Book off (No unpaid breaks)
  • Up to a £2,500 joining bonus*
  • Free nationwide National Express coach travel for you and a partner, plus 50% off for up to 4 family members!
  • Company pension
  • Life assurance
  • 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
  • To reward you for your dedication, we offer fantastic long service awards to mark key milestones in your career

*Terms and conditions apply

Join us on the Journey… and apply today.

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.



Your place in our world

Operations Supervisor
Private Hire Coach Driver - West Midlands