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Transport Supervisor - Full-time

New Line Learning Academy, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-6912-365S
  • Posted:10/11/2021
  • Pay:£15,429-£16,373 per annum (£18,492 - £19,624 FTE)
  • Start Date:Dec 2021/ Jan 2022
  • App Close Date:03/12/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:December 2021


Future Schools Trust have an opportunity for a Transport Supervisor to work within our busy Multi Academy Trust (MAT).


Primarily you will be responsible for the school minibus and transporting the Sixth Form Students between Trust sites. The role also includes transportation of staff/students to and from school events e.g. sporting fixtures.  Along with making sure the buses are clean and any problems are fixed.


You will be required to:

  • Manage the bookings for all the buses within the Trust
  • Carry out regular inspections, checking tyres, lights, oil, water and fuel.
  • Operating the minibus route between the Trust sites in accordance to procedure.
  • Have a D1 category on your license, a maximum of 3 points on your license and no history of DUI offences.
  • Previous employment in a driving environment is desirable but not essential
  • Experience of working with young people/children is desirable
  • Strong communication skills are essential


The position is 37 hours per week (Mon-Thur 08:00 - 16:00pm, Fri 08:00 - 15:30pm), term time only, on a permanent contract.


We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • The support of a Trust that currently runs two secondary schools, primary school and Nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme and Kent Rewards
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and gaining nationally accredited qualification


The Future Schools Trust is a forward thinking, supportive organisation that is keen to develop staff to their full potential.


Only applications submitted by the school application process will be considered, we are unable to accept CVs.


All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Future Schools Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All members of staff are expected to share and adhere to this commitment.


Information about the school

Enthusiasm, vision and buy-in are all key attributes for staff at Future Schools Trust, and in return we look to provide an environment which excels at engaging young people, providing unique opportunities for the delivery of a 21st century education and celebrating the success of all of our young people. We actively seek to encourage training and development and have a great track record of nurturing talent within our staff group, ensuring that everyone has the skills required to be highly effective, and beyond that, to assist us in pioneering our learning delivery for the future.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Future Schools Trust HR Recruitment Team
  • Address:Boughton Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9QL
  • Telephone: 01622 743 286
  • Email: officenll@futureschoolstrust.com


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).