Coach drivers wanted

We're looking for enthusiastic and customer friendly bus or coach drivers (or people looking to start their career as a driver) to join Newbury & District, part of the award-winning Reading Buses family.

This job is part of an exciting new coach service to Heathrow running between Basingstoke, Old Basing, Frimley, Camberley and the airport. You will be part of a dedicated rota helping to bed in and grow this new route.

Based out of our Greenham depot, Newbury & District is a name synonymous with public transport in West Berkshire since 1932. 91 years later we’re proud to be providing the very highest levels of service with modern buses and a small team of friendly drivers. As Newbury & District bus driver you will be delivering the highest standards of customer service, safety and comfort for your passengers.

Job requirements include:

  • A valid, clean, car driving licence
  • A valid PCV driving licence, or join as trainee to get your PCV license
  • Driver Qualification Card
  • Previous experience in bus or coach driving preferred but not necessary as training can be given
  • Have outstanding customer service skills
  • Possess a can-do attitude
  • Successful candidates may need to have a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

Salary & Benefits include:

  • An hourly rate of £15 M-F and £17 M-F 12am-6am, Sat/Sun, public holidays.
  • Yearly salary of up to £30,000
  • Employee discounts on shopping, holidays & cinema through an online hub
  • 24 days holiday plus public holidays
  • A PAYE pension scheme
  • An award-winning training team
  • Free uniform
  • Employee assistance scheme
  • Free CPC training
  • Free travel on the Reading Buses network including sister companies

We are an equal opportunity employer and would love to hear from you.

To apply 

E-mail your CV and Cover Letter to: [email protected] 

Reading Buses is an equal opportunity employer.