Youth Bus Driver Volunteer

The Program

Do you have one hour a week to make a real difference in your local community? We are looking for Bus Drivers to join our School Bus-Run Program. This Program has proven to be a vital community service, as it helps children in need get to school so they can have access to education, and it has been life-changing for many children and their families.

The Position

The task involves conducting a bus pick-up service for local children and dropping them off at school. In this role the Bus Driver is fully supported by an onboard Assistant who helps with navigation and getting the children on and off the bus safely.

Your attributes: 

  • Experienced and confident driver (a standard car Driver Licence is required)
  • Patient
  • Punctual
  • Reliable and committed
  • Excellent interpersonal skills


  • Help children get to school and improve their access to education and wellbeing services
  • Make a real difference in the community
  • Meet new people
  • Gain valuable skills and experience
  • Be a valuable member of our volunteering team and have an opportunity to get involved with other Open House programs

Time Required

The shifts available are on weekdays from 8am to 9am during school terms.


    • Current Working with Children Check
    • Current National Police Check
    • Two professional referees


Note: Open House will conduct the Police Check and assist applicants to obtain the Working with Children Check at no cost to the applicant.