SCHOOL BUS AIDES
.5 FTE - DISTRICT
Date Posted Work Year Base Salary Deadline
Jan. 21, 2021 10 months As per SOMEA Until Filled
The School Bus Aide is responsible for ensuring student discipline, well being and safety when students are transported to and from school.
High School or G.E.D. diploma required.
Valid CDL Class B license with "S" & "P" endorsement and airbrake endorsement preferred.
Experience with young and disabled children preferred.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Required criminal history background check, proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident alien status, and medical clearance.
POSITION TITLE: SCHOOL BUS AIDE
REPORTS TO: Coordinator of Transportation
JOB GOAL: The school bus aide/monitor is assigned to a bus to assist a bus driver and to maintain student discipline on the bus.
Maintain discipline when students are on bus.
Report undisciplined students to the school principal or assistant principal.
Assist driver in keeping assigned bus clean and orderly.
Complete a walk-through of the bus before and after each bus trip.
Enforce regulations against smoking and eating or drinking on the bus.
Attend in-service training programs as required.
Provide boarding and exiting assistance to young and disabled students.
Check outside the bus while students are boarding and unloading to ensure that no safety hazards exist.
Once students have boarded the bus, check for any potential hazards, fasten younger students into their seats and check the roll to make sure everyone is on the bus before directing the driver to start the bus.
Assist with all state required bus safety and evacuation drills.
If the bus is involved in an accident, assist the driver if assistance is needed.
Assist disabled students who may require individual attention.
Follow established procedures in the event of an emergency.
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: 10 months and 12 months
Salary - Per SOMEA agreement
The School District Of South Orange And Maplewood