Winchester Public Schools

Substitutes: Bus Drivers/Aides (94)

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Job Details

TitleSubstitutes: Bus Drivers/Aides
Posting ID94

Please complete this application to be considered for substitute bus driver and bus aide positions.  


Substitute Bus Driver/Aide opportunities offer great flexibility for those who desire part-time work (approximately 4.5 hours/day).  Substitute employment often leads to regular employment, which offers a full benefits package for part-time work.  


Please note the following requirements which must be completed prior to being hired as a substitute driver or aide.    



Selected applicants will be offered training through Winchester Public Schools, which includes the following:

  • Classroom Instruction - The next training date is to be determined.
  • Behind-the-wheel instruction - Follows successful completion of classroom instruction.


Employment Requirements:

  • Obtain a CDL Learner's Permit prior to the start of classroom instruction.  A permit with the following classification and endorsements is required prior to the start of Behind-the-wheel training: 
    • Class B
    • Air Brakes – vehicle equipped with air brakes
    • School Bus – S
    • Passenger - P
  • Submit current driving record that reflects the following:
    • 0-5 safe driving points
    • No DUI record within the past 5 years and no more than 2 moving violations within 1 year
  • Successful completion of criminal record and background check
  • Able to pass required school bus physical and pre-employment drug test
  • Able to safely operate all busses in the WPS fleet



During training, the pay rate is $8.00 per hour.  Upon completion of training requirements, starting pay is $14.28 per hour.  For experienced drivers, credit may be given for prior school bus driving experience with confirmed documentation.  The daily work schedule averages 4 ½ hours per day, as needed. 


Shift TypeOn-Call
Salary RangePer Hour

Applications Accepted

Start Date08/08/2019

Job Contact

NameSherry WhittingtonTitleCoordinator of Transportation