A commitment to provide all students with the necessary skills to thrive as 21st century learners, workers and citizens.
2512 George Mason Drive • P.O. Box 6038 Virginia Beach, Virginia 23456-0038   757.263.1000 • 757.263.1240 TDD

Interested in Driving a School Bus?

Substitute School Bus Drivers Wanted!

  • Call 757.263.1545, ext. 1
  • Apply Online for employment with Virginia Beach City Public Schools

Orientation and training for bus drivers and assistants

All training is held at the Office of Transportation Services at 1677 Harpers Rd.

2013-2014 School Year
Driver Class
(8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.)
Driver Orientation
(9:30 - Noon)
Assistant Class
(8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.)
July
8 - 14, 24 - 30
8 - 14, 24 - 30
7
August
16 - 22
15
27, 28
September
6 - 12, 27- Oct. 3
5, 26
17, 18
October
25 - 31
24
15 - 16
November
15 - 21
14
December
6 - 12
5
January
3 - 9, 31 - Feb. 6
2, 30
14, 15
February
28 - Mar. 6
27
11, 12
March
28 - Apr. 2
26
18, 19
April
8, 9
May
2 - 8, 30 - Jun. 5
1, 29
20, 21
June

Benefits

Contracted school bus drivers and assistants working at least 5 hours a day will receive the following benefits:

  • A starting salary for school bus driver is $11.70 an hour and $9.51 an hour for a school bus assistant
  • Stipend (thank you for coming to work for us)
  • Flexible hours
  • Retirement Plan with vesting after 5 years (Virginia Retirement System)
  • Life Insurance (Virginia Retirement System - fully paid by VBCPS)
  • Disability Coverage (Workers’ Compensation and Virginia Retirement System - fully paid by VBCPS)
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Legal Resources Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (confidential 24-hour service for personal and job-related problems)
  • Semi-monthly payment of salary
  • Direct deposit of salary to financial institutions
  • Wellness Program
  • Flexible Benefits Program (deductions made on pre-tax income; can be used for dependent care costs, unreimbursed health care costs and private medical dental insurance premiums)
  • Personal Reasons Leave (2 days per calendar school year)
  • Sick Leave (one day per month; unlimited accrual)
  • Sick Leave bank (for unexpected illness or injury)
  • General liability insurance within the scope of employment; restrictions apply (i.e. intentional acts that cause harm are not covered)
  • Holidays and summers off
  • Your non- school age child one year and older can come to work with you

If you are interested in transporting children to and from school -- for a world-class school division -- please call 757.263.1545, ext. 1 or email [email protected].


Last Modified on Thursday, November 07, 2013