Career Opportunities

The Knox School in Saint James is a nonsectarian, independent college preparatory boarding and day school for grades six through twelve with a post graduate year. Knox provides students with a strong and supportive academic program, a familial environment, small class sizes, and enriching arts and athletic programs.

Current Openings:

Bus Driver

The Knox School of Saint James, NY, a nonsectarian, independent college preparatory boarding and day school for grades 6-12 with a post-graduate year, is currently accepting applications for a part-time weekend per diem bus driver for immediate placement. The Knox School provides students with a strong and supportive academic program, a familial environment, small class sizes, and enriching arts and athletic programs. Experience driving in NYC and the interstate is a plus.

The position requires the driver to transport students and faculty from school to special events, field trips, & sporting events. The position requires the ability to pre/post-trip vehicle inspection, act & react in a mature professional manner and be responsible for the safe and timely operation of the school bus van. The potential candidates must have good verbal communication skills, be dedicated, reliable, and a team player. The rate of pay is $21.00 an hour.

Qualifications:

  • Possess a valid NYS CDL with “P” and “S” Endorsements, 19A qualified & fingerprinted
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment background criminal investigation, fingerprinting, drug test, NYS DOT physical, & physical performance test. Pass all NYS 19A mandatory testing
  • HS diploma or equivalent must have maintained a CDL for the past two years & have a clean driving abstract
  • Provide three positive work references

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a letter of interest and résumé Human Resources at: opportunities@knoxschool.org. No phone calls, faxes or unsolicited visits, please.