Transport Manager, Leatherhead

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St. John's School LeatherheadLeatherhead

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Transport Manager

Year round, 40 hours per week during term time (34 weeks), 25.5 hours per week for the remaining 18 weeks 

The School wishes to appoint a reliable and conscientious individual to manage all school transport requirements, the School’s vehicle fleet and its respective drivers and operate an effective and safe school transport system.

Main duties include the efficient day-to-day operations of the transport department, managing the team of drivers and the vehicles, planning the transport routes to reflect demand, ensuring the fleet is properly serviced, maintained and repaired as necessary to be fully compliant. The role will also involve managing the minibus booking system, booking external coaches to meet school demands and communicating with parents and staff. 

The successful candidate will have previous experience and knowledge of road safety and compliance with health and safety requirements, the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload and good IT skills. Excellent administration and written and oral communication skills are essential. Previous experience of working with 11-18 year olds is desirable.

Further details and an application form are available from our website: or by contacting the HR department on 01372 231543, email: 

Closing date: 9am, Wednesday 18 October 2017.

Interviews: w/c 23 October 2017.

Reg Charity No: 312064

St John’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about St. John's School Leatherhead
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Epsom Road, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT22 8SP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1372 373000
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Set in the beautiful Surrey countryside, St John’s School is an independent HMC senior school on a 50-acre campus which offers the advantages of proximity to a town centre and the cultural attractions of nearby London, as well as excellent communicat...