Driving Team

Join the Johnsons Driving Team

COACH DRIVING & BUS DRIVING - AS A CAREER AND PROFESSION

We provide coach and bus travel to every section of our community, for business, education and leisure; therefore working as a driver provides variety every day of the week! To become a professional Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) driver, you’ll have excellent driving skills, you need to be smart and passionate about delivering great customer service, love working with the immense variety of people who travel with us and be able to deal with the pressures created by our roads infra-structure. So if you're looking for a new opportunity, love driving, thrive on pleasing customers, and believe you've got what it takes, PCV licence or not, we'd love to hear from you. Hourly rates are constantly under review, and will be discussed at interview level. 

JOIN US ON OUR DRIVER RECRUITMENT DAY! 

Saturday 2nd October 2021 

9.30am - 12.30am at our depot: Liveridge House, Liveridge Hill, Henley-in-Arden, B95 5QS. 

Please click here to download our 2021 Driver Recruitment Day Application Day Form and return to us prior to the recruitment day. 

Can't attend? Don't worry! Find out more information about becoming a Johnsons driver below...

Download our driver application form

Based in Henley-in-Arden we offer varied and rewarding work with a competitive salary and comprehensive training.

Click here to read our Driver Information Pack which inlcudes the following;

  • An introduction to Johnsons
  • An introduction to what it's like to be a driver at Johnsons
  • Training guide
  • Uniforms
  • Pension Schemes
  • Holidays
  • Telematic Systems

COACH DRIVING

Working as a coach driver isn’t just another driving job. To become a professional Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) driver, as well as having excellent driving skills, you need to be passionate about customer service, love working with the immense variety of people who travel with us and be able to stay calm under pressure. So if you're looking for a new opportunity, love driving, thrive on wowing customers, and believe you've got what it takes, we'd love to hear from you. (See below for more information on Trainee Drivers) 

BUS DRIVING

Becoming a Bus Driver with Johnsons, isn't just about driving a bus. Our drivers pride themselves on being friendly with our passengers and providing an efficient, reliable and quality bus service to all of their customers.

TRAINEE DRIVERS

If you want to become a coach or bus driver then you've come to the right place. We have a training school that takes recruits from scratch and teaches you everything you need to know in the industry. We employ professional instructors who have many years’ experience in helping you through the process of learning to drive.

PART-TIME MINI BUS DRIVERS

We are also looking for what’s known as feeder drivers, members of staff who are responsible for collecting our customers and their luggage from home addresses all over the midlands, and taking them home again after their holidays. We offer part time work, with hours to suit you. Our busiest periods are from 6.30am to 9.30am and 4.00pm to 7.00pm – during a 7 day week. You’ll be driving our Mercedes, VW and Transit mini-buses or our Ford Mondeo cars – (These are not ‘PCV’s so no special licence required). You’ll need a clean car drivers licence, good geographical knowledge and great customer service skills. We provide good rates of pay and all training is provided.

So, if you are looking for a new opportunity, love driving and thrive on giving great customer service, PCV licence or not, we want to hear from you.

Based in Henley-in-Arden we offer varied and rewarding work with a competitive salary and comprehensive training.

Click here to read our Driver Information Pack which inlcudes the following;

  • An introduction to Johnsons
  • An introduction to what it's like to be a driver at Johnsons
  • Training guide
  • Uniforms
  • Pension Schemes
  • Holidays
  • Telematic Systems

To apply, it's as easy as 1, 2, 3;

1. Download our driver application form

2. Fill in the application form

3. Send us your application form along with your covering letter to Nicole Smith, details below;
By post: Johnsons Coaches, Liveridge House, Liveridge Hill, Henley in Arden, B95 5QS
By email: [email protected]


If you require any further infomation, please contact Dave Williams our Training Manager for further details about our driver packages.

Dave WIlliams: T: 01564 797075 E: [email protected]

(Please note, Dave can often be out on the road training our new drivers, so if he doesn't answer, pop over an email or contact Nicole Smith on 01564 797056. )

We look forward to hearing from you.

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Current Vacancies

Soho Farmhouse Contract Drivers

Our team of contract drivers are extremely important to us, we believe having regular drivers for this type of work enables us to successfully deliver a reliable daily service for our customers. This will be where you have agreed to work on a specific passenger transport contract, giving you known regular hours with an agreed shift pattern and giving us the reliability of delivery that our customers expect. 

We have vacancies on our Soho Farmhouse contract. This is night work of 12 hours per shift, so 48 hours per week. Shift 1 is 4 nights, shift 2 is 3 nights, so 36 hours per week. 

Hourly rates are constantly under review, and will be discussed at interview level. 

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Fully Qualified Coach Drivers

Coach Drivers (Qualified)

We are expanding our coach driving team and are looking for enthusiatic, friendly and professional members to join us, immediate starts available.

We require qualified PCV drivers only and please note we can include a variety of different employment contracts to suit all requirements,.

Working as a coach driver isn't just another driving job. To become a professional Passenger Carrying Vehicle (PCV) driver, as well as having excellent driving skills, you need to be passionate about customer service, love working with the immense variety of people who travel with us and be able to stay calm under pressure. So if you're looking for a new opportunity, love driving, thrive on wowing customers and believe you've got what it takes we'd love to hear from you. 

The pandemic has had a massive effect on the coach industry and we've been working hard to secure new and extra work during this time. We have had some successes recently and much of this has been additional school services, rail replacements and staff commute services. 

If this is of interest to you and you'd like more details please call Nicole Smith on 01564 797056 or email her at [email protected] 

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Trainee Drivers

If you want to become a coach or bus driver then you've come to the right place. We have a training school that takes recruits from scratch and teaches you everything you need to know in the industry. We employ professional instructors who have many years’ experience in helping you through the process of learning to drive.

Hourly rates are constantly under review, and will be discussed at interview level.

Email us about this Vacancy

Qualified Bus Drivers

We are looking for friendly, smart and professional drivers who are fully qualified and are enthusiastic about customers service.
At Johnsons we believe that driving a bus is not just another driving job, it's also about customer engagement, so if you're looking for a company who are enthusiastic about driving and customer satisfaction, then Johnsons will be for you. 
 

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