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SCHOOL BUS ATTENDANT
GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES
Rides on a school bus for the purpose of maintaining order, and for supervising and assisting in the loading and unloading of the busses at the various stopping points; does related work as required.
DISTINGUISHING FEATURES OF THE CLASS
This is routine work, which includes responsibility for the safety of school children on regularly scheduled bus trips to and from school.
ILLUSTRATIVE EXAMPLES OF WORK
Accompanies a school bus for the purpose of assisting pupils to climb aboard and alight from bus.
Helps young pupils to cross the highway, in safety.
Maintains order on bus and makes certain that passengers are seated while bus is in motion.
Assists pupils and driver as needed.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES,SKILL AND ABILITIES
Familiarity with the various bus routes in the district and their stopping places for pupils.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written directions.
Candidates must meet the requirements as set forth under Section 156.3 (c) of the Commissionerís Regulations regarding qualifications for School Bus Attendants.