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(based Dover, Shepway, Ashford, Thanet, Herne Bay areas) 39 weeks per year.

Hours range from 7.5 per week to 15 per week depending on the area KR4 £8.79-£9.24 per hour (Full time equivalent £16,968 - £17,826)


Drivers will be responsible for safely operate the school’s bus routes, collecting pupils from home and delivering them to school for an 8.30am start; collecting them from school at 3pm (Monday to Thursday) and 2pm Friday and dropping them home. The successful candidates must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age (for insurance purposes)

  • Hold a license (category B) for at least 12 months, the license must not have:






  • Emotional resilience and a good sense of humour.

  • A minimum of GCSE grade C in English and Maths or equivalent.


In return you will receive a competitive salary, superannuation scheme, childcare vouchers, behaviour management and safeguarding training and five weeks paid holiday per year.

The school requires a completed application form – no CV’s accepted. Please download a job description and application form here or alternatively apply online kent-teach


Informal visits to the school prior to the closing date are welcome, please contact Alison Maddison-Roberts to arrange an appointment.


Elms School is committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check,     pre-employment medical clearance, satisfactory references and verification of the right to work in the UK.


Once you have filled in the application can you please email it back to office@elms.kent.sch.uk



Closing date: 6th December 2017


Interview date:  11th December 2017: please ensure that you are available on this date before applying.




  • More than 6 points

  • Have any drink/drive endorsements

  • Have a ban within the last 5 years

  • Have more than two current speeding endorsements