Champlain Valley Head Start

Substitute Bus Drivers - Middlebury               


At Champlain Valley Head Start, our mission is to provide high quality services to help children and families thrive and reach their full potential.  We promote the health, safety and well-being of children, and maintain strong collaborative partnerships to meet the changing needs of children, families and communities.

We are looking for Substitute Bus Drivers to provide safe bus transportation for Head Start and non-Head Start children, assuring that each child is picked up and delivered on schedule. You will cooperate with on-board bus monitors to promote the health and safety of each child during transport; work in an outcomes-oriented, team environment under the supervision of the Head Start Community Engagement Coordinator;  ensure program compliance with Head Start Federal Performance Standards, Vermont Child Care Licensing regulations, as well as all other applicable regulations, best practices, and Agency and program policies and procedures. 


Successful applicants will have:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Valid Vermont Commercial Driver's License ; clean three year driving record.
  • Current CDL Medical Card / Driver Physical Exam.
  • Knowledge of safety practices as they relate to pre-school children. Working knowledge of the behaviors and developmental stages of pre-school children preferred.
  • Good written and oral communications skills; bilingual abilities a plus.
  • Basic math skills.
  • Ability to maintain schedules while meeting individual needs of children and families.
  • Pediatric CPR/First Aid certified at time of hire or achieves certification within 30 days from date of hire.
  • Ability to complete other trainings as required by Head Start, federal and/or state regulations.
  • Ability to uphold CVOEO safety standards.

 This is an on-call position To apply to this positions please send a cover letter and resume to: 


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Serving more than 10,000 households annually,
impacting the lives of over 20,000 individuals