This job requires driving a school bus to transport students to and from school in a safe and efficient manner so that students may enjoy the fullest possible advantage from the District’s curriculum and extra-curricular program.
Checks bus vehicle before each operation for mechanical defects, fuel, and safety equipment; notifies the proper authority in case of mechanical failure or lateness.
Keeps assigned bus/vehicle clean inside.
Drives bus/vehicle on assigned route, taking on and dropping off passengers as assigned; discharges students only at authorized stop; transports only authorized students and authorized personnel.
Obeys all traffic laws, and observes all mandatory safety regulations for school buses.
Interacts with children, staff and community members on a positive basis.
Maintains discipline when students are on the bus; reports undisciplined students to the proper authority and fills out required forms.
Exercises responsible leadership when on out-of-District school trips.
Enforces regulations against smoking and eating on the bus.
Reports all accidents and completes required reports.
Maintains current route maps; notifies office staff of any changes
Maintains daily mileage log, student count and DSC’s (Direct Service Claiming) forms when required.