Bellingham Public Schools
Employment Opportunities


Bellingham Public Schools
Bellingham, Massachusetts

Job Details
Job ID: 3339319 Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: August 10, 2020 Starting Date: September 15, 2020

Job Description
VACANCY DAY to DAY Bus Monitor Substitue(s)

DATE:August 10, 2020
TITLE: School Bus Monitor Substitutes
SALARY:$11.67 per hour (called upon as needed)
FUNCTION:The School Bus Monitor’s prime responsibility is to monitor children assigned to a Special Education vehicle. The bus
monitor is directly responsible to the bus driver who is the immediate supervisor. The second layer of supervision is
the manager responsible for the bus drivers. The bus manager will provide the Bellingham School District with an
annual staff evaluation, including recommendation for re-hire or dismissal.
1.Work closely with the bus driver to supervise the children on the bus in an orderly and courteous manner.
2.Assist students on and off the bus as needed.
3.Physical restraint will be the last resort; only to be utilized to protect the safety of the child and other children on this bus.
Must be willing to participate in district physical restraint training.
4.Adheres to the adopted policies of the Bellingham School Committee.
5.The bus monitor is responsible for reporting to the teachers any difficulties on the bus or at the bus stop. Serious offenses will
be written-up and copies given to the principal, Director of Special Services, the school business administrator and the bus
depot supervisor.
6.Assume responsibility that may be necessary to ensure efficient monitoring of the special education vehicle.
7.Must attend mandatory monthly safety meetings with Vendetti Bus Company.
8. Must participate in mandatory safety care training as provided by school department.

1.Good health – willing to submit to a medical examination.
2.Minimum – high school graduate and/or school equivalency certificate.
3. Must be person of professional and personal integrity.
4.Preferably, some experience as a bus monitor.
5.A high degree of patience and tact in dealing with the general public, parents, teachers, administrators, perspective teachers
and other personnel.

Position Type: Part-time
Positions Available: 5
Salary: $11.67 to $11.67 Per Hour

Welcome to Bellingham Public Schools!

Thank you for you interest in our district. Please be advised the notification on the status on your application will be provided through SchoolSpring. You will receive further notification if you are selected to be interviewed for this position.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Bellingham Public Schools is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws.

Job Requirements
APPLICATION PROCEDURES: 1.Applicants should submit a letter of application, including data which will support their candidacy for this position. 2.Applicants must be willing to sign a Criminal Offender Record Information release form upon application and have no recorded serious violation that would prevent hiring for the position. Your appointment is pending suitable fingerprint results in accordance with Fingerprinting Requirements for Public School Employees: Implementation of MGL Chapter 77 of the Acts of 2013. 3.This position is open until filled. Apply via SchoolSpring. 4.Following initial screening, those candidates selected for personal interviews will be notified. Peter D. Marano Superintendent of Schools
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience preferred
  • High School/Trade School degree preferred
  • Citizenship, residency or work VISA in United States required

  • Application Questions
    There are no application questions required for this job posting.

    Contact Information
    Michael Roche, Assistant Director of Finance
    2 Mechanic Street
    Bellingham, Massachusetts 02019
    Phone: 508-883-1706