Shuttle Bus Driver/School Office Associate

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart | Lake Forest, IL

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Posted Date 7/22/2021
Description

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is seeking shuttle bus drivers for morning and afternoon train station routes. We are looking for up to four people (two morning and two afternoon), or two people who are open to working both shifts, interested in a part-time opportunity driving either of our two shuttle runs around 7:30 am and again at 3:15 pm. The driver will transport students and faculty between Woodlands and nearby Metra stations. Extra hours are available seasonally during activity seasons at the school. Additional duties may be assigned to those looking for more hours, such as assisting in the school office, staffing the front desk to welcome visitors, and other project-based responsibilities.

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is one of 25 Sacred Heart schools in the United States and Canada. Sacred Heart education at Woodlands Academy is distinctive and emphasizes best practices for the education of girls and innovative practices for academic excellence. Established in 1858, the school forms global citizens and transforms young women through a dynamic of relationships that responds to the dignity of each member of the school community.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:

  • Drive 14-passenger bus transporting riders between school and Metra stations
    • Morning shuttle: 7:00 am to 9:00 am
    • Afternoon shuttle: 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm (or later)
    • August to June
  • Friendly, professional behavior in all situations
  • Perform driving duties using safe driving skills, following road rules, laws, and regulations
  • Maintain log of pick-up/drop-off locations and number of riders transported
  • Follow all established standard operating procedures for routes and schedules
  • Establish/maintain positive/professional working relations with riders, other drivers, and all staff
  • Clean interior of vehicle at the end of each shift
  • Drive vehicle to periodic required safety checks and maintenance appointments (additional hours)
  • Ensure vehicle is fueled as needed

REQUIREMENTS:

Valid Driver License for at least 36 months prior to applying, with clean driving record. Driving record acceptable to insurance carrier

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Proven, safe driving record
  • High level of professionalism
  • Able to problem solve and follow rules/regulations
  • Legible/accurate writing skills
  • Able to establish/maintain positive working relationships
  • Able to follow instructions

PHYSICAL/SENSORY DEMANDS:

  • Able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to recognize colors (i.e., signs, stoplights, etc.)
  • Ambulate independently, stoop, bend, and balance

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN OUR COMMUNITY:

  • Pay starting at $15/hour - $500 signing bonus
  • Additional opportunities in different roles around the school
  • Opportunity to impact the lives of young women

HOW TO APPLY:

Please complete the application materials at https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/650759 . All applicants must submit an application, cover letter, resume, and Personal Reflection on the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria .  We also strongly suggest applicants to submit three written references.

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is an all-girls, Catholic, college preparatory day and boarding school in Lake Forest, IL.  Visit the school’s website at www.woodlandsacademy.org and the website of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools at www.sacredheartusc.education to learn more.

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion*, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, genetic information, age, disability, status a veteran or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard, or any other classification under state of federal law.

*The School reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions and nature of a school as a faith-based institution as permitted by law.

REQUIREMENTS:

Valid Driver License for at least 36 months prior to applying, with clean driving record. Driving record acceptable to insurance carrier

CORE COMPETENCIES:

  • Proven, safe driving record
  • High level of professionalism
  • Able to problem solve and follow rules/regulations
  • Legible/accurate writing skills
  • Able to establish/maintain positive working relationships
  • Able to follow instructions

PHYSICAL/SENSORY DEMANDS:

  • Able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to recognize colors (i.e., signs, stoplights, etc.)
  • Ambulate independently, stoop, bend, and balance

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN OUR COMMUNITY:

  • Pay starting at $15/hour - $500 signing bonus
  • Additional opportunities in different roles around the school
  • Opportunity to impact the lives of young women

HOW TO APPLY:

Please complete the application materials at https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/650759 . All applicants must submit an application, cover letter, resume, and Personal Reflection on the Sacred Heart Goals and Criteria .  We also strongly suggest applicants to submit three written references.

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is an all-girls, Catholic, college preparatory day and boarding school in Lake Forest, IL.  Visit the school’s website at www.woodlandsacademy.org and the website of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools at www.sacredheartusc.education to learn more.

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate against any individual on the basis of race, color, religion*, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, genetic information, age, disability, status a veteran or being a member of the Reserves or National Guard, or any other classification under state of federal law.

*The School reserves the right to use religion as a hiring criterion for selected positions and nature of a school as a faith-based institution as permitted by law.

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