BUS MONITOR (2 Positions)

Reference ID: 3823
Location: Lyndonville, VT
Job Type: Part Time



BUS MONITOR – NEKCA has two positions (morning & afternoon) for Bus Monitor at the Lyndonville Head Start / Early Head Start site. The Bus Monitor is responsible for assisting the Bus Driver during the AM or PM transportation of children to and from the center 5 days per week (10 hrs. wk. / 42 wks. yr) and ensuring the safety of all passengers.  

To apply, send resume, cover letter, and 3 references to email provided below; mail to: NEKCA HR, PO Box 346, Newport VT 05855; fax to: 802.334.5249. E.E.O.


Duties Include:

·        Complete a pre-trip and post-trip inspection report

·        Help children board and exit the bus

·        Assist with buckling and unbuckling safety belts and 5-point restraints

·        Observe children ensuring they are following school bus safety rules

·        Initiate bus activities with children while riding

·        Assist children in using inside voices while riding in the bus

·        Collect and/or distribute correspondence between the site and families or contact persons

·        Assist with the care of a child that becomes ill on the bus

·        Assist the Bus Driver with emergency evacuations

·        Go for help if necessary


Minimum Requirements Include:

•            Must have a High School Diploma or GED

•            Relate well to children and families

•            Hold a current Infant/Child CPR/First Aid certification or be willing to obtain Infant/Child

     CPR/First Aid certification

•            Ability to maintain confidentiality

•            Participate in annual training in accordance with Head Start Regulation

Minimum Education: High School or Equivalent
Job Type: Part Time
Location: Lyndonville, VT