Riverside Community Care Driver for The Family After School Program - Part Time - Fee For Service On Call/As Needed in Cambridge / Somerville, Massachusetts

Job Description

Great opportunity to join Riverside Community Care as a Driver for The Family After School Program!

The Driver is responsible for transporting (picking up and dropping off) children via a staff monitored van from school to the program, and from the program home.

The driver will:

  • Arrive daily at the program site (currently 5 Sacramento St., Cambridge MA) by 2:00pm, pick up a staff monitor and travel to the Somerville Public Schools to pick up children, then drop them off back at the site
  • On half-days, school vacation weeks, and summer vacation (excluding major holidays), the driver will pick children up at their homes in Cambridge and Somerville
  • Be available at 5 pm daily to arrive back at the program to transport a small group of children with a staff monitor to their homes, then return to the program for a 2nd trip by 5:30pm, transport those children home, finally returning back to the program to drop off the staff monitor
  • Collaborate with the Program Director and staff monitors as needed around adjusting routes and time frames
  • Keep the van clean and in good repair
  • Take van for normal maintenance procedures
  • Read and follow procedures as detailed in Riverside’s policy manuals and program policies and procedures
  • Arrive on time for scheduled shifts
  • Attend all required trainings and administrative meetings as relevant to transporting special needs children
  • Attend any scheduled supervision meetings as needed, coming to the meetings prepared, and utilize feedback constructively to improve performance as needed

This is a Fee For Service On Call / As Needed position.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of age appropriate car seating for children required
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record
  • Must have or be willing to acquire a valid 7D driver’s license and meet the criteria for same Required Experience

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

Tracking Code: 1389-709

Job Location: Cambridge / Somerville, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type: Part-Time