We currently have vacancies for bus drivers - both current PCV licence holders and those willing to train.
We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic people with a 'can do' attitude to join our team. As a bus driver with London United or London Sovereign you’ll be responsible for providing a helpful, reliable and safe service to passengers and also other road users and pedestrians. You’ll be responsible for checking the condition of your vehicle, ensuring it is safe to drive and for helping us to meet targets for the reliability of the bus service on your route.
Full paid training to get your Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) licence is available through our in-house Driving Instructor team.
We offer a range of staff benefits and are proud of our track record in developing our people and for looking after our staff.
We would welcome your application if you meet the following criteria:
Have a driving licence with no more than three points, no drink driving convictions and at least two years driving experience in the UK
Live close to at least one of our garage locations (see the list HERE)
Are happy to work rostered shifts which will include early starts, late finishes and weekends
Are able to consistently provide the best possible customer service to our customers
Are a safe, sensible driver and can show a real commitment to complying with our safety rules
Can pass the medical requirements for a PCV licence
Have good communication skills, including proficiency in written and spoken English
Are a quick learner and have the willingness and ability to study for your PCV licence or CPC and to pass the required tests.
You will also have to prove you have right to work in the UK (if you haven’t got a work permit we cannot consider your application).
Paid Training to gain BTEC nationally recognised qualification
Paid training towards your Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)
Free life insurance
Free Staff travel pass and nominee pass for London (provided by TfL and subject to qualifying conditions)
Company pension scheme
Child Care Vouchers
Fitness First Gym Discount
If this sounds like you, please call or email the appropriate company you wish to work for:
London United – applications
Tel: 0800 694 0112
London Sovereign – applications
Tel: 020 8238 5505
Private Hire - Casual Drivers
Our specialist private hire department is a commercial operation providing buses for sports events, weddings, functions, festivals, and other special occasions . We have a large team of PCV qualified drivers available on a casual on-call basis to work for us to cover these bookings. You will need to demonstrate an impeccable driving record and exceptional levels of customer service.
If you are interested in casual work please apply here, outlining your experience and qualifications and why you are interested in casual driving work.