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Job vacancies

Bus shop - part-time opportunity

We are looking for a friendly and customer focused person to work in our town centre Bus Shop on Saturday 8.45 – 2.15.  The job involves selling travel products and providing information to customers.
You need to have excellent communication skills, be smart and well-presented, work well in a team and have the confidence to work independently.

The hourly rate of pay is £9.68.

To apply please send your CV and a covering letter to Caroline Anscombe, HR Director, Reading Buses, Great Knollys Street RG1 7HH or

Closing date: Friday 15 April 2016.

Trainee Bus Drivers

Reading Buses is a great place to work so why not think about a career with us – it’s all about people!  We are looking for some friendly, caring and confident people who are passionate about customer service to join our team as trainee bus drivers.  

All you need is a can-do, customer focused attitude and a car licence.  Our Academy will train you to help you get your PCV licence and your professional development will continue throughout your employment.

Average basic pay starts at over £23,000 rising to £26,500+.  Other benefits include a performance bonus, a pension scheme, generous holiday, free travel on Reading Buses and a smart uniform.

Reading Buses is an equal opportunity employer and we would love to hear from you.  Call us on 0118 959 4000 for an application form or email for more information.

Come and be a star at Reading Buses!


Already got a PCV licence but want to improve your driving skills? Do you have staff who need a driving 

assessment or CPC hours?


Here are the courses we have available for drivers with a full PCV licence.

Drivers CPC Course

Safe and Efficient driving 7 hours. Includes:

  • Eco-friendly driving
  • Accident damage/repair costs

Course costs 1 - 5 drivers £85.00 + VAT per driver per day.

For more details call Mick Hughes, RTL Academy Team Leader on 0118 959 4000
or e-mail