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Job Details

  • Job ID: 3136324
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Re-posted : July 10, 2020

Job Description

Job Summary


Provide the safest and most efficient transportation for students so as to have a positive impact on the educational programs of the county.


Essential Duties


  1. Abides by all Federal, State, and Local laws and regulations pertaining to pupil transportation.


  1. Assists students on and off the bus, may require carrying students.


  1. Operates special equipment necessary for physically impaired students to ride the school bus.


  1. Attends to the individual need of the students on the school bus.


  1. Participates in all meetings and training activities required by the Transportation Department to meet the needs of the students assigned to their bus.


  1. Strives to maintain a calm and relaxed atmosphere at all times on the school bus to ensure the safety of the students onboard.


  1. Maintains an open and cordial relationship with students, parents, coworkers and administrators.


  1. Performs such other duties and assumes such other responsibilities as the Supervisor of Transportation and/or Superintendent may assign.


Job Specifications


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified, to perform the essential functions.


Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities Required)


Meet all DOT, DOE, Commonwealth of Virginia and Bedford County requirements.    


Working Conditions & Physical Requirements


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. Must have the ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time; exhibit manual dexterity, hear and understand speech at normal levels; speak in audible tones so that others may understand clearly; physical agility to lift and carry up to 40 pounds; to bend, stoop, climb stairs, walk and reach overhead.


Work Environment


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  The noise level in the work environment may range from the low to high.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. The School Bus Aide will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other related duties as assigned by the Supervisor of Transportation or appropriate administrator. Bedford County Public Schools reserves the right to update, revise or change this job description and related duties at any time.

  • Position Type: Part-time
  • Job Categories : Instructional Support > Paraprofessional / IA
    Support Staff > Supervisory Aide
    Support Staff > Transportation
  • Contact Information

    • Adam Hazelwood
    • 310 S Bridge St
    • Bedford, Virginia 245232706

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