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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   11 December 2018
  • Salary:   £20000 - £25000/annum
  • Location:   Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • County:   Oxfordshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209160055
  • Company:   CV-Library
Bloxham School have an exciting opportunity for a Transport Manager to join their growing team based in Banbury.

Job Title: Transport Manager

Location: Banbury

Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 per annum, depending on experience

We are looking for a qualified and experienced Transport Manager, preferably with a School background, to manage the drivers and minibus fleet at Bloxham School. You will be responsible for the planning and logistics of the routes.

Transport Manager - Key Responsibilities:

- -Responsible for the organisation of all transport requirements

- Manage the drivers incl. authorisation of monthly timesheets and quality standards

- Organise and deliver training of drivers (including employed drivers and school staff)

- Manage the morning and afternoon pick up and drop off minibus routes

- Liaise with parents and teachers via Co-curricular Administrator to discuss transport requirements

- Plan future routes depending on expected service requirements

- Fulfil all transport requirements for school activities e.g. bookings, external coach hire, pupil medical appointments

- Train/Manage the drivers to ensure regular maintenance of the school minibuses

- Oversee the maintenance schedule of the Schools fleet vehicles

- Maintain and monitor to ensure all minibus documentation is accurate, in date and compliant

- Maintain accurate records and supply finance with information for fee charging

- Support the Estates team when required

Transport Manager - Qualifications, Skills & Experience:


- Full UK driving licence add categories D1

- Customer Service Experience

- Previous experience of managing a vehicle fleet

- Previous experience of managing a team

- Good proficiency with MS Office, in particular Excel


- Ideally you will hold an Advanced Driver Qualification

- 40 hours a week, primarily 08.00 – 16.30 with the ability to be flexible to cover early pick-ups and late drop offs as an when required


- 21 days’ paid holiday plus bank holidays. This allocation will rise by one day per year until the maximum allowance of 25 days has been accrued

- Enrolment in the School’s defined contribution pension scheme

- Meals provided during working hours

- Access at no charge to the School’s sporting, swimming and fitness facilities

The closing date for all applications is Monday 7th January 2019.

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