Bus Monitor (Part-time)
Job Type

Start Date: Immediately 

Department: Safety, Security & Transportation

Job Summary: 

BB&N is seeking a part-time School Bus Monitor to begin immediately. Responsibilities include maintaining discipline while the bus is in operation and assisting students in loading, unloading, and seating arrangements as required. The Bus Monitor will also ensure that students depart at the correct stop and are released to the proper guardians. Hours required for this position are  6:00am - 8:30am and 3:00pm - 5:30pm Monday - Friday, with early release on Wednesday afternoon, at 2:00pm - 4:30pm.

The Bus Monitor will also:  

  • Assist students while the bus is in operation including all aspects of safe transport;
  • Document student information and attendance;
  • Communicate medical and/or behavioral issues to BB&N management as necessary;
  • Document any concerns and/or student behavior before and at the end of the shift; and 
  • Knowledge of Emergency Evacuation procedures.

Skills and Competencies:

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years old;
  • Personal or professional experience with basic childcare;  
  • Ability to communicate effectively with students and colleagues; and
  • Good organizational skills. 

Salary: $25.00 per hour

To Apply:  

Please upload your resume or summary of your experience and three references. Please do not hesitate to reach out to Kathleen Murphy (kmurphy@bbns.org) with any questions. If you meet the above requirements, we would welcome the opportunity for a conversation!

Buckingham Browne & Nichols School does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, gender identity, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any non-job related physical or mental disability. We welcome candidates who will increase our diversity; we encourage candidates of color and all diverse candidates to apply.

Buckingham Browne & Nichols Schools takes the health and safety of its community members very seriously. Because we serve students, many of whom are not eligible for vaccination due to their age, we require all employees to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus with the Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment. Documentation showing vaccination status will be required as part of the application process.

About Buckingham Browne & Nichols:

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Buckingham Browne & Nichols is a day school that engages students in grades Pre-K through 12 in a rich and invigorating educational experience of the highest quality. The school excels at helping students discover their unique talents and passions and develop those strengths to the fullest. The curriculum is challenging, forward-thinking, innovative, and flexible, designed to help qualified students, from a range of backgrounds and with a wide spectrum of talents and interests, reach new levels of accomplishment. Co-curricular opportunities in athletics, the arts, community service, and other areas add important dimensions to students’ learning. Students learn on three age and developmentally-appropriate campuses. At every grade, BB&N takes full advantage of the range of opportunities its locations afford.

BB&N is committed to becoming an anti-racist institution. This commitment is integral to the mission and vision of the School. BB&N’s mission is to promote scholarship, integrity, and kindness in diverse, curious, and motivated students. The School prepares students for lives of principled engagement in their communities and the world. At BB&N, we value a diverse and inclusive community that fosters respect for the identities and perspectives of all. The different perspectives and experiences of our students define the fabric of our community and contribute to the growth of the individuals who call BB&N their alma mater and shape the classroom and extracurricular experiences. To have classmates and friends who are different from oneself, to come to truly know the background, experiences, and beliefs of a new friend is to learn more deeply about oneself and our world. There is no more important attribute in the preparation for global citizenship.

The vibrancy and vitality we feel in the classrooms, hallways, stages, and playing fields of BB&N derive from the people who are here. At its root are the varied interests and experiences, the different backgrounds, cultures, religions, views, and perspectives that our students and faculty bring to their classes and families bring to myriad activities. Each of us adds to the richness of another’s experience. Working and playing together teaches us lifelong lessons about appreciating, knowing and understanding, and learning from each other.

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