Bus Driver

Job Title: Bus Driver
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Salary: Up to £9.13 per hour + holiday pay and pension scheme
Start Date: 12/08/2019
Reference: JO-1907-4209_1564566468
Contact Name: Blue Arrow
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 31, 2019 10:47

Job Description


This role has an immediate start and no set end date, working Monday to Friday ongoing. The successful candidate will be transporting NHS staff between two sites, the service will not make any stops between sites and will not collect or transport any patients or members of the public - this service runs for the transportation of staff only. This is a free service therefore no payment needs to be taken from passengers.

The successful applicant will work one week of early shifts followed by one week of late shifts on an ongoing basis, shifts are an average of 6.5 hours per day. The early shift is typically 0645 - 1300, the late shift is typically 1215 - 1900 (although these start and end times may very slightly). These start/end times may be extended if another driver is on holiday or off sick. Breaks are not given in the set shift times but if your shift is extended for any reason you will take a 30 minute break.

The pay rate for this role is £9.13 per hour, you will be paid every Friday for any hours worked the previous week. You will also accrue holiday pay as you work, which can be cashed in to cover annual leave or bank holidays.

This role is centrally located in terms of Public Transport, it is a 5 minute walk from it's nearest metro station and has great bus links. There is also a car park on-site for which a permit can be purchased.

Skills required for this role:
- Valid PCV Licence
- Valid CPC
- Great customer service skills
- Flexible on shift times (between the times outlined above)

If you are interested in this role please apply with a recent copy of your CV or call 0191 230 1050.