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IoHDT Bus Driver Vacancy

Hoy and Walls Community Bus Driver Required

The successful applicant:-

  • Must hold as a minimum a clean driving licence Full D for local service bus.
  • Successful applicants are required to satisfy CRBS disclosure at employers expense
  • Midas training is an advantage but not essential as full training will be given.
  • The job is part-time, the actual day and hours still to be confirmed.  It will however comprise of either Thursday afternoons at a total of 5.5 hours or Friday afternoons at a total of 7 hours.  In addition, there will be one Sunday in four at a total 3.75 hours for the runs.
  • The successful applicant must be flexible within these hours and be prepared to provide cover for holidays and sickness

The purpose of the role is to:-

Deliver a community bus service in accordance with the laid down regulations. Ensure that passengers have a friendly on time service and implement that service to a professional standard.  Ensure passenger safety at all times. Process reports and complete paperwork for the on-going evaluation of the community bus service.

Contribute to the effective and efficient management of the bus community bus service.


£9.00 per hour


There will be a probationary period of three months.


You can download an application form here and a job description here

Or, alternatively email bus.iohdt@gmail.com to request these.

Closing Date Friday 30th November 2018

Community Survey Drop In Events

Your Community, Your  Views, Your Ideas


Community Survey Drop-In Events


As a follow up to our community event on 3rd October, the IoHDT will be hosting 2 separate drop in events on Saturday 20th October. Come along and discuss, review, add and chat about the survey responses that the IoHDT received earlier on this year. Refreshments will also be available.


Saturday October 20th

11:00am – 13:00pm

Hoy Kirk


15:00pm – 17:00pm

The Shore, YM


Look forward to seeing you there!