School Minibus Escort, Wetherby, West Yorkshire

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Boston Spa AcademyWetherby, West Yorkshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: A1 (£16.626.00 pro rata) £8.62 hourly (term time only) Actual salary: £6,524
Contract term: Permanent

11-19 years, 900 students (210 in the sixth form) 

Principal: Christopher Walsh

Executive Principal: Leanne Griffiths

School Minibus Escort

Location:  Leeds 

Start:    A.S.A.P. 

Salary:  A1 (£16.626.00 pro rata) £8.62 hourly (term time only) 

Actual salary: £6,524

Hours of work:  17.5 hours per week - split shifts 

7.15 a.m. – 9.00 a.m. and 1.00 p.m. – 2.45 p.m. 

(final shift pattern to be confirmed with flexibility to do additional hours)

This post is subject to the successful applicant completing a 6 -month probationary period.

We seek to appoint a Minibus Driver Escort to support/supervise pupils from Boston Spa Academy to The Stephen Longfellow Academy, Phoenix House, Leeds LS11 8PG ensuring safe/secure journeys at all times on a daily basis. This post will involve split shifts due to the requirement to collect and return students later in the day.  Excited by this unique challenge? We would love to hear from you. 

An application pack is available to download at, or by email to

(Please note: The mini bus is stored at TSLA, hence shifts will commence and finish in the Leeds 11 area

Please note if you submit an electronic application we will not require a hard copy. CV’s not accepted.

An Application Pack (including Job Description and Person Specification) is available to download from The GORSE Academies Trust website (, by email to or by telephone on 01937 846 636 If you would like to know more about Boston Spa Academy, please visit our website at

Boston Spa Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children and we expect our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Barring Service Check. We promote diversity and aim to establish a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

Closing Date:   Thursday 15th November 2018 (noon) 

Interview Dates:  20th November 2018

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More about Boston Spa Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Clifford Moor Road, Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS23 6RW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1937 846636
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Boston Spa Academy in Boston Spa, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, is a mixed, secondary community secondary school for children aged 11-18. The school, which opened in 1973, has around 1,040 pupils of which 230 attend the sixth form. It was made a speciali...