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Minibus Driver - Part-time

Enterprise Learning Alliance Deal, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-11280-25S
  • Posted:03/11/2022
  • Pay:KS3 15hrs Per Week TTO £9.55 per hr
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:01/01/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Rolling Interviews


Can you help promote school attendance?

The Enterprise Learning Alliance is looking for dynamic individuals to add value to our school.

We are looking to recruit a minibus driver to transport our pupils to and from school.


Drivers will be responsible for safely operating the school’s bus routes, collecting pupils and delivering them to school for an 9.00am start; collecting them from school at 3pm (Monday to Friday) and dropping them home. The successful candidates must:

  • Be at least 21 years of age (for insurance purposes)
  • Hold a license (category B) for at least 12 months, the license must not have:
    • More than 6 points
    • Have any drink/drive endorsements
    • Have a ban within the last 5 years
    • Have more than two current speeding endorsements
  • Have emotional resilience and a good sense of humour.


The school requires a completed application form – no CV’s accepted.

Informal visits to the school are welcome, please contact nwaters@ela.kent.sch.uk to arrange an appointment.

The Enterprise Learning Alliance is committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check, pre-employment medical clearance, satisfactory references and verification of the right to work in the UK.

Interviews will be ongoing.

Information about the school

The Enterprise Learning Alliance is an innovative school that offers students across all Key Stages an involving, engaging and broad curriculum. The School has educational provision in both the Thanet and Dover District

Working closely with local schools and agencies, the school operates across several sites in the Thanet and Dover area providing individual learning pathways to allow pupils to achieve positive outcomes.

The Enterprise Learning Alliance educates pupils between the ages of 5-16 in both full time and respite education. The school has also developed an innovative and successful outreach service for local schools.

Being rated as good in its last Ofsted in 2019 inspection the Enterprise Learning Alliance is dedicated to the development of good and outstanding teaching and learning.

The Enterprise Learning alliance values all staff members and invests in their personal and professional development. The Enterprise Learning Alliance has built strong working relationships with schools in the locality and shares expertise and CPD with schools in both districts.

This post is based in the mainly based in the Deal area.

For more information please visit the school website http://www.ela.kent.sch.uk/

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Eve Silk
  • Address:Salisbury Road , Deal , Kent, CT14 7QJ
  • Telephone: 03000 658504
  • Email: esilk@ela.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.