Support Staff Vacancies

Mini-Bus Driver

Casual Hours

Required for: September 2024



Headteacher: Mr S Whitehead BA NPQH

Number on Roll: 949


Mini-Bus Driver:                                                                                                               

Casual Terms & Conditions / Term Time only / £11.79 per hour + Holiday Allowance)

Must be at least 21 years old

Full clean driving licence (essential)


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well organised and conscientious Mini-Bus Driver. 

You will be responsible for transport operation to enable students from surrounding areas to access education within the school.

We are seeking someone who possesses:

  • A full clean driving licence.
  • Experience in the application of Health and Safety legislation.
  • The ability to be flexible and respond to changing priorities.
  • The ability to work as part of a team as well as on their own and be able to prioritise own work load.
  • The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to other school staff.

This is an exciting time to join King James I Academy as we continue on our journey to excellence and work together in our state-of-the-art new buildings. 

Closing Date: Monday 15 July

Interview Date: Wednesday 17 July


Please visit our website or ring or email the Academy for an application pack. If you would like to arrange an informal visit please contact Karen Sams at ( or telephone 01388 603388.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding children.  All candidates will need to demonstrate a commitment to the welfare and safety of children and young people.  Any offer of employment will be conditional upon receipt of two supportive references and the successful completion of pre-employment checks.  An application to the Disclosure and Barring Service will be submitted when the successful candidate has accepted the position.

Please visit the Disclosure and Barring Service Code of Practice for further information:


King James I Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer.  We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.



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