Preschool Bus Driver and Transportation Aide

Summary

The Children’s Center is seeking a friendly, responsible Bus Driver and Transportation Aide for our Therapeutic Preschool Program to fill in for full-time drivers. This position will drive preschool-aged children with emotional and behavioral challenges to and from our Center. This position will additionally fill the role of an aide on the bus when needed, and will be a back-up for the Dispatcher. This is a part-time position. 

Responsibilities

  • Safely transport preschool children to and from The Children’s Center
  • Act as an aide on the bus, as needed, to assist with transporting children
  • Fill in as Dispatcher when needed
  • Assist the Transportation Supervisor with other tasks as assigned
  • Work cooperatively with extremely talented and dedicated staff 

Requirements

  • Similar diving experience preferred.
  • 25 years or older
  • Clean driving record with no DUIs (Motor Vehicle Records will be checked.)
  • Ability to pass a background screening
  • Ability to climb up and down stairs and look under bus seats
  • Experience working with children is preferred
  • Must be a dependable, patient individual who enjoys working with children and their families
  • Team and service focus paramount
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) communication skills helpful
  • Some flexibility in schedule between the hours of 7:30 am – 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday, required to be able to fill in for different positions as needed

The Children’s Center

The Children’s Center is a highly-respected nonprofit organization providing comprehensive mental health care to children and their families across the socioeconomic spectrum. The Children's Center is the recognized local expert in treatment related to childhood trauma for infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. We offer a range of services based upon the mental health needs of each child and family, including outpatient family and group therapy, and therapeutic preschool services. Our expertise is sought after by professionals from throughout the nation. We are committed to excellence. We strive for best-in-class. 

Schedule

Part-time, approximately 20 hours/week. (Some weeks will be more, depending on need.)

Compensation

$13/hour 

To Apply

Email resume to Julie Johnston at 

Notices

The Children’s Center (TCC) is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in any phase of employment. TCC values and encourages diversity. We serve a diverse clientele and recognize the importance and value of our team reflecting the wonderful diversity of our community. TCC participates in E-verify and we will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm eligibility to work in the U.S. All TCC employees are required to pass an annual background check. Employment is contingent on passing the background check.