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School Bus Driver

Jacksonville, FL, USA

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Part Time

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Job Description: Bus Driver at Destiny Prep Academy

Position Title: Bus Driver

Location: Destiny Prep Academy

Position Type: Part-time/Full-time

Reports To: Transportation Supervisor


Destiny Prep Academy is seeking a responsible and reliable Bus Driver to ensure the safe and timely transportation of students to and from school and school-related activities. The ideal candidate will have excellent driving skills, a strong sense of responsibility, and a passion for ensuring the safety and well-being of students.

Key Responsibilities:

- Safe Transportation: Transport students to and from school, as well as to special events and activities, ensuring their safety at all times.

- Route Management: Follow assigned routes and schedules promptly. Adjust routes as necessary based on traffic, weather conditions, and other factors to ensure timely arrivals and departures.

- Vehicle Maintenance: Conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the bus. Report any maintenance or safety issues to the appropriate personnel immediately.

- Compliance: Adhere to all traffic laws, school district policies, and transportation department regulations.

- Student Supervision: Maintain order and discipline on the bus to ensure a safe environment. Assist students with boarding and exiting the bus as needed.

- Communication: Communicate effectively with students, parents, and school staff. Report any incidents or concerns to the Transportation Supervisor.

- Emergency Preparedness: Be prepared to handle emergencies, including student illnesses or accidents. Follow emergency protocols and procedures.

- *Record Keeping: Maintain accurate records of mileage, fuel consumption, and other transportation activities. Submit required reports in a timely manner.

- Professional Development: Participate in training sessions and professional development opportunities to stay updated on best practices and regulatory requirements.


- Education: High school diploma or equivalent.

- Experience: Previous experience as a bus driver or in a similar role preferred.

Licensing: Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Passenger (P) and School Bus (S) endorsements.

Skills: Strong driving skills, excellent communication abilities, and a solid understanding of traffic and safety regulations.

Attributes: Responsible, reliable, patient, and able to work well with children of all ages.

- Background Check: Must pass a background check and drug screening.

Physical Requirements: Ability to sit for extended periods while operating a vehicle.

- Capability to assist students with special needs in boarding and exiting the bus.

- Adequate vision and hearing for safe vehicle operation.

Working Conditions

- The position involves working both indoors (vehicle maintenance) and outdoors (driving and supervising students).

- Exposure to various weather conditions while performing job duties.

- Flexible hours, including early mornings and late afternoons.

Application Process:

Interested candidates should submit a resume, a copy of their CDL, and any relevant certifications to the Destiny Prep Academy’s Human Resources Department.

Destiny Prep Academy is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply.


Destiny Prep Academy is currently in search of a dependable and trustworthy Bus Driver to oversee the secure and punctual conveyance of students to and from school as well as school-affiliated events. The preferred candidate will possess exceptional driving abilities, a profound commitment to duty, and a dedication to safeguarding the welfare of students.

Sobre la empresa


is the most innovative and successful learning academy in the United States. DPA provides cutting edge education through Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics (S.T.R.E.A.M.). DPA is committed to providing the tools and resources to all students, regardless of income level, to achieve success, make their mark on the world and truly soar.

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