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School Transport Passenger Assistant
  • Employer: Rutland County Council
  • Reference: PLA/0719/30448
  • Published: Fri 12/07/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 04/08/2019, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: Casual, hours by arrangement
  • Salary: £9.36 per hour
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Rutland - Ashwell, Rutland

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School Transport Passenger Assistant

School Transport Passenger Assistant

Places Directorate

Casual, hours by arrangement as required

Scale 2, £9.36 per hour

We are looking for a School Passenger Assistant to work with students, their care givers and school staff to ensure students travel to and from school safely.

Who you are… As someone who enjoys caring for vulnerable people, you will have strong interpersonal skills. Your passengers will include children with special educational needs or disabilities, and you will be supported by a driver during the journey. You will be looking for a satisfying role that doesn’t require you to commit to a regular or fixed pattern of hours.  

What we need from you… Experience of working with the public in a caring role to deliver a high level of customer service to clients and their families.

What we offer in return… Work that makes a difference to people’s lives within this beautiful county, in addition to structured salary reviews, local government pension scheme, and discounted access to ‘Active Rutland’ keep fit activities to name just a few!

We act as ‘One Council’ in all we do, with each of us working together in the most effective way to meet the needs of our customers every day – if you share this ethos then we really want to hear from you…

What to do now… Please visit our website for further information. For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Emma Odabas, Transport Operations Manager on 01572 720923 or email:

The closing date for applications is 04 August 2019 and interviews will take place w/c 19 August 2019. Please follow the links to apply online, alternatively you can contact one of the HR team for an application pack, email: or call 01527 758291

All recruitment correspondence, including interview details, will usually be sent out via email. If you require documentation/correspondence in an alternative format, please contact the HR team.

Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.