High School diploma or equivalent.
One (1) year of related experience preferred.
Successful completion of a Board-approved training course for school bus attendant.
Successful completion of a physical examination by a Board-approved physician.
Successful completion of the dexterity test.
Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find acceptable.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities :
Oral and written communication skills.
Ability to work with diverse groups of people.
Knowledge of and experience with industry-standard computer applications.
Ability to bend, twist, and have full range of motion.
Work closely with the bus operator and school staff in assisting special education students on the bus and in all emergencies.
Operate the bus side lift for loading and unloading students in wheelchairs.
Secure wheelchairs and other special needs equipment into place on the bus with the help of the bus operator.
Assist the bus operator in maintaining discipline on the bus.
Respond to dispatch requests.
Assist in keeping assigned bus clean.
Comply with all requirements of Transportation Services directives, Board policies, and State Board of Education regulations.
Attend parent and school conferences when requested.
Become familiar with specific equipment needs of exceptional education students.
Prepare reports (incidents, referrals, survey forms, Medicaid forms) for documentation purposes.
Assist in required bus evacuation drills.
Exhibit professionalism to include attendance, attire, attitude, and other directives from the District.
Additional Job Information
For additional information, please contact 239-590-4048.