Transportation Driver / Support Coach

Salary: $12.24 per hour


  • Transport consumers in agency vehicles in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Monitor, hear and respond to information received over 2-way radio.
  • Act as Transportation Driver for Kennedy Center para-transit system which may include but is not limited to, providing scheduled van services to adults with disabilities, in a variety of road and weather conditions, communicating with clarity and professionalism to all riders, parents, and staff, assisting passers on and off the van as needed.
  • Insure compliance of all safety precautions including the daily use of seat belts and any other restraining devices.
  • Submit all required paperwork including but not limited to daily run sheets, travel log sheets, maintenance repair sheets, incident reports, accident reports.

Hours: See Below



  • High School Diploma.
  • Valid Drivers License and eligible for State of CT Public Service License.
  • Must pass driving test both written and road and maintain a satisfactory driving record.
  • Must maintain CPI, CPR, Defensive Driving and First Aid certification.
  • Must be able to sit for a two hour continuous period or more behind a steering wheel.
  • Move weights up to 20 lbs. on a constant basis and 50 lbs. on an occasional basis.
  • You are required to be in possession of a car on site during your entire shift to transport yourself and/or consumers to community sites in all weather conditions and throughout all neighborhoods.
  • Work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, evenings, weekends and/or holidays.
  • Provide hands on personal care which may include toileting, feeding, cleaning and all other activities of daily living skills.
  • Ability to transfer individuals requiring personal hygiene care.
  • Have physical endurance to use physical crisis intervention techniques.
  • Provide physical interventions which may include lifting, mobility, first aid and safety evacuations.

Date Posted:


09/21/18 - 32.5 hours
Between Monday through Friday: 6:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

09/05/17 - 16.25 hours
Monday through Friday: 2:15 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

08/24/18 - 25 hours
Monday through Friday: 6:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Contact info:
Human Resources
Fax: 203-371-1479