Transportation Position - Darien Public Schools
Position: Transportation Position
Subject Area: (none)
Job Title: Student Transportation Driver
Job Location: Darien Public Schools
Beginning: Immediately
Deadline: Open until filled **
District: Darien Public Schools
Darien, CT 06820
Telephone: 203-656-7406
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Job Description:
VACANCY:              STUDENT TRANSPORTATION DRIVER -238-Day Position 

EFFECTIVE:           August 2020

REPORTS TO:        Transportation Coordinator 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Hold valid operator’s license, issued by the State of Connecticut, which includes “V” endorsement (such license requires a minimum number of hours of safety training annually and successfully passing a periodic medical review);
Able to physically lift a minimum of 40 lbs. and to assist children into or out of a vehicle if child has challenges in agility, balance or other; Demonstrate empathy for each child’s challenge(s); High School Diploma required; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred; Must be able to speak, read and write in the English Language ; Experience with school aged students (from pre-k to age 21) preferred Such alternatives to the above qualifications as the Board may find appropriate and acceptable 

PERFORMANCE RESPONSIBILITIES:

Refer to posting at www.darienps.org, Departments, Human Resources, Employment Opportunities


COMPENSATION: In accordance with the contract between the Darien Board of Education and the Custodians’ Union available at www.darienps.org 

APPLICATION PROCESS:   Please submit an electronic application via Applitrack:  www.darienps.org, Departments, Human Resources, Employment Opportunities.  Supporting documentation, such as a cover letter, resume, copy of appropriate driver’s license, and letters of recommendation, must be uploaded to the electronic application.  Paper and emailed application materials will not be accepted.

NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT- Darien Public Schools is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and equal access to Boy Scouts of America and other designated youth groups. Darien Public Schools does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. The Darien Public Schools does not unlawfully discriminate in employment and licensing against qualified persons with a prior criminal conviction. Inquiries regarding Darien Public Schools nondiscrimination policies should be directed to: Marjorie B. Cion, Director of Human Resources, mcion@darienps.org, 203-656-7406, Board of Education Offices, 35 Leroy Avenue, Darien, CT 06820.

** District reserves the right to close any Job Posting when a suitable applicant has been found before the deadline date.

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