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Trainee Bus Driver - Walsall

West Midlands
Job Type
21 Sep 2022

We have fantastic opportunities in Walsall for individuals interested in becoming a qualified Bus Driver, to join our welcoming and talented team.

Our professional in house training team will support and guide you to gain your Passenger Carrying Vehicle licence providing you with a qualification for life!

As a Professional Bus Driver with National Express West Midlands, you will be providing the very best customer service, whilst safely transporting our customers across the region.

Whether you are at the beginning of your career, looking for a different line of work or simply searching for a new challenge, becoming a National Express Bus Driver may be the right job for you.

What you'll need:

  • A valid UK Car Licence
  • A passion to deliver great customer service
  • To be aged 18 or over

What we offer in return for your hard work and commitment:

  • Paid training at £9.90 per hour, rising to £10.87 once qualified, £12.16 after 2 years of service, £13.73 after 5 years of service
  • Guaranteed 38 hours of work per week (overtime available)
  • Up to a £1,000 joining bonus
  • A National Express West Midlands bus pass for yourself and your partner
  • Fully paid CPC training
  • Free licence medicals without loss of pay
  • Life assurance
  • Paid annual leave
  • Free nationwide National Express coach travel for you and a nominated person, and 50% discount for friends and family
  • A smart comfortable uniform
  • A Company pension
  • Exclusive benefits and savings from thousands of the UK's largest retailers and service providers
  • Free access to our award winning Health Bus; providing free and accessible health checks
  • Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, which includes free counselling and further support to improve your health and wellbeing
  • An opportunity to take part in our Cycle to work scheme
  • A warm invite to join the National Express Sports and Social Club
  • An opportunity to take become an Master Driver

Terms and conditions apply

Join us on the Journey and apply today.Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment according to the policy.

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  • Job Reference: 718008744-2
  • Date Posted: 21 September 2022
  • Recruiter: National Express
    National Express
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent