Career Opportunities
Relief School Bus Drivers
Job Code: 2604191
School District #23 (Central Okanagan)
Closing Date: Ongoing
  Posted on: May 25, 2020 
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ECE, EA/TA/ERW, Clerical, Secretarial, Administrative, Custodians, etc.
Mandatory Document:
Cover Letter
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Job Description & Requirements


Central Okanagan Public Schools (School District No. 23), Kelowna BC, provides education services to 22,000 students in the communities of Peachland, West Kelowna, Kelowna, Lake Country and the Regional District of Central Okanagan.


We are currently hiring:



This professional bus driving opportunity primarily consists of transporting students to and from school.


This opportunity is ideal for individuals looking for part-time and for those who prefer to work short shifts in the morning and in the afternoon. Extra hours are also available to transport students and staff on occasional field trips. Relief School Bus Drivers will be working on call and will also have the ability to apply on available internal assignments.


Applicants must have:

  • Completed Grade 10;

  • A valid Class 1 or 2 B.C. Driver's License with Air Brake Endorsement;

  • A clear Driver's Abstract;


Applicants will be expected to:

  • Possess the physical condition and health to carry out the required duties of this position in a safe and efficient manner;

  • Maintain a high standard of safety; and maintain excellent interpersonal skills, particularly with students;

  • Satisfactorily complete the District's School Bus Driver Training Program to assuming the position;

  • Complete a criminal record check.


The hourly wage for this position is $26.75. Relief School Bus Drivers will get 4% of bi-weekly earnings in lieu of vacation and 4.6% of straight time earnings in each pay period in lieu of statutory holidays.


Qualified candidates are invited to apply online at with cover letter and resume outlining relevant background and work experience, 3 references and a copy of a recent Driver's Abstract.


Once you have reached the Make a Future website, please look for the Central Okanagan School District by clicking on Regions & Districts, then Okanagan and you will see Central Okanagan 23. Browse through the Job Openings to find the Bus Driver ad and click on "APPLY ONLINE" to submit an application.

The Central Okanagan Public Schools thanks all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

To apply:

  • Click 'Apply Online' to sign in/register
  • Apply to this job posting
  • Check your 'Job Application Log' to confirm you successfully applied.