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Stagecoach buses across South Wales
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Stagecoach in South Wales

We run safe, reliable, clean, punctual and comfortable local bus services over South East Wales including Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr, Neath, Newport, Monmouthshire, Powys, Rhondda, Swansea, Torfaen & Herefordshire

Are you looking for a new challenge? Love meeting new people? Tired of office work and want to get out on the open road?

Ever thought about being a bus driver?
If you love driving, you are passionate about excellent customer support and can deliver service with a smile, this could be the job for you.

We have full time and part time roles available across South Wales, with flexible hours to fit around you. We offer great pension benefits, competitive holidays and good rates of pay and conditions. Plus get free bus travel for yourself and a companion!

For many bus driver roles training is provided – so all you need is a driving licence.

Frequently Asked Questions

I don’t know how to drive a bus. Will you teach me?
Yes, of course! We train all of our bus drivers to a high standard so you feel comfortable when you go out on the open road. A mentor will be on board with you for your first few days whilst you get to know your routes.

What are the working hours like?
Stagecoach bus drivers work in shift patterns, giving you flexibility with your home life.

Will I get the chance to work as part of a team?
Yes! There’s a strong sense of community amongst our bus drivers and you’re sure to see other drivers out on your route. You’ll also have the chance to meet lots of new people every day while you’re serving our customers.

Is there more to the role than driving a bus?
Yes, we’re looking for people with great customer service skills who go the extra mile.

What skills do I need?
At Stagecoach Bus we’re looking for people with great customer service skills, in return we will give you all the training you need to become a bus driver.

How much driving experience do I need?
You need to have had a full car driving license for at least 12 months in order to become a bus driver.

Opportunities

Qualified Bus Driver Aberdare, full time & part time roles available

Fancy being part of the lifeblood of our local community? Bored of the same four walls and want to get out and meet some amazing people across our region? And want to do this with a company which offers you a great salary, fantastic pension, all the training you need (for free!), and a brilliant environment?

You’ll make sure that Sarah gets to her university lectures on time. You’ll say hello to James on his way to hospital to see his new baby boy. You’ll help Vikram get to his first day at his new job.

And you thought being a bus driver was all about driving!

We are now offering a joining bonus incentive of £500.00 of which £250 is payable after 3 months and a further £250 paid after 9 months. E-mail to dean.owen@stagecoachbus.com to find out more or to arrange an informal chat.

T & C’s apply (not applicable to anyone employed by Stagecoach South Wales as at 20th July 2021 and who has subsequently left our employment).

Location: Aberdare

Hours: Various shifts between 04:30 & 23:00

Contract Type: Permanent

Training provided

Salary: £9.50 per hour £500 joining bonus

You'll need a driving license with no more than 6 penalty points on it and a passion for delivering a great customer experience.

Apply online today

Qualified Bus Driver Merthyr Tydfil, full time & part time roles available

Fancy being part of the lifeblood of our local community? Bored of the same four walls and want to get out and meet some amazing people across our region? And want to do this with a company which offers you a great salary, fantastic pension, all the training you need (for free!), and a brilliant environment?

You’ll make sure that Sarah gets to her university lectures on time. You’ll say hello to James on his way to hospital to see his new baby boy. You’ll help Vikram get to his first day at his new job.

And you thought being a bus driver was all about driving!

We are now offering a joining bonus incentive of £500.00 of which £250 is payable after 3 months and a further £250 paid after 9 months. E-mail to carl.bruton@stagecoachbus.com to find out more or to arrange an informal chat.

T & C’s apply (not applicable to anyone employed by Stagecoach South Wales as at 20th July 2021 and who has subsequently left our employment).

Location: Merthyr Tydfil

Hours: Various shifts between 04:30 & 23:00

Contract Type: Permanent

Training provided

Salary: £10.10 per hour £500 joining bonus T&Cs Apply

You'll need a driving license with no more than 6 penalty points on it and a passion for delivering a great customer experience.

Apply online today

Qualified Bus Driver Blackwood - full time and part time roles available

Love driving a bus? Yes…then that’s a good start!

But there’s much more to being a driver with Stagecoach than getting the bus from A to B.

You’ll be part of the lifeblood of our local community – making sure that Sarah gets to her university lectures on time. You’ll say hello to James on his way to hospital to see his new baby boy. You’ll help Vikram get to his first day at his new job.

You’ll be the face of our business – playing an incredibly important role each and every day safely and comfortably transporting our fantastic customers to work, to the high street, to our cities, towns and villages, to healthcare and community services, to days away and nights out.

You’ll know some of them by name, and some of them will know you on first name terms too!

Location: Blackwood

Hours: 40 hours Guaranteed working week. Days and Afternoon shifts, 5 over 7 days

Contract Type: Permanent

Training provided

Salary: £9.50 per hour. £500 sign on bonus. £250 payable after 3 and 9 months service. Sundays £10.88. Pay award pending.

You'll need a driving license with no more than 6 penalty points on it and a passion for delivering a great customer experience.

Apply online today

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