Minibus Driver, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Elland AcademyLeeds

Date posted:
Start date: February 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Salary: Grade B point 3 = £18,065 full time equivalent, pro rata (£9.36 per hour)
Contract term: Permanent

The Elland Academy are seeking to appoint a Mini Bus Driver to join the academy in February 2020.  The successful candidate will work as part of the Facilities team and to be the minibus driver for the school’s home/school transport provision; including routine safety checks on the vehicle.

Salary: Grade B point 3 = £18,065 full time equivalent, pro rata (£9.36 per hour)

Hours: Permanent / Term Time only (38 weeks) / 5 days per week / 4.5 hours per day

The job requires the candidate to work split shifts, 7am to 9am, 1pm to 3.30pm.

The Elland Academy is an Alternative Provision Free School catering for schools and academies across Leeds, Wakefield and Kirklees. At the Elland, the child is at the centre of everything we do. We offer a broad and balanced curriculum that supports the various needs of the learners that come to us. Our learning is highly personalised to match student needs and is supported by a specialist team of staff to cater for learners aged 4-19 years. Our academy is a welcoming, safe and caring environment that successfully nurtures the needs of every member of its community. We aim to support our students to feel valued and enabled to make positive choices regarding their learning and interactions with others. We are driven by our values of respect for all, high aspirations and providing positive experiences to ensure success for all our young people and to transition them into life as responsible members of society. At the Elland, we believe all students can achieve.

You will be joining an ambitious, committed and hardworking team who are relentless in their drive to make a genuine difference to and lasting impact on our young people, staff, families and the wider community. We value kindness and seek to create an academy where staff feel supported and students feel safe.  If you feel you would be the right fit for this role then we would very much like to hear from you.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact the academy on 01132 127010 if you would like to arrange a visit.

For further information or to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date: Friday 24th January 2020 at 12 noon

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

More about The Elland Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: (Part of School Partnership Trust - SPTA), Gelderd Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS12 6DQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1302 379 246