Minibus Driver (Part Time), Ipswich

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St Joseph's CollegeIpswich
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: The College's Own Salary Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent

Permanent, Part Time Term Time Only

St Joseph's College is a vibrant independent day and boarding school in Ipswich providing a broad and seamless education for over 600 boys and girls aged 3 - 18. We provide a wide range of stimulating and challenging opportunities that our pupils embrace in both the academic and extra-curricular life of the College. 

The resultant all-round education develops our pupils into well-rounded individuals who challenge themselves to ‘being our best’ in every aspect of life at the school, and beyond. Our innovative teaching and subsequent success starts in the Prep School and runs all the way through the Senior School and Sixth Form. 

The driver is responsible for safely operating the College Minibus according to a set daily schedule and ensure that the College Minibus is in good operating condition at all times. You will collect children from given pick up points along the route and delivering them to College in the morning and vice versa in the afternoon. 

You may also need to communicate and liaise with parents, residents and members of the public in a courteous and respectful manner. This include receiving complaints about schedules and levels and quality of service. It is critical for the College Minibus Driver to operate the College Minibus in a safe manner. Failure to ensure the safe passage of students to and from the College, may result in serious injury to a child or young person and/or serious liabilities for the College.

Further details and an application form may be found at or by contacting the HR Officer by email or telephone (01473) 690281.

The closing date for applications is Midday on 15 July 2019.  The College reserves the right to interview prior to the closing deadline, so early applications are encouraged. 

St Joseph’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service. Please be advised that applications cannot be accepted unless they are on the College’s Application Form. References will be taken up and will be carefully checked. DBS charge payable by applicant. 

More about St Joseph's College
Address: Birkfield, Belstead Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP2 9DR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1473 690281