Human Resources

Transportation Aide – Transportation

Under general supervision, assist with transportation needs of children; perform a variety of functions related to the special needs of children being transported; do other related work as required.


$13.59 per hour

Minimum experience:

One year of paid or volunteer experience working with children.
Basic concepts of children with special needs; behavior management strategies; appropriate English usage and communication skills.

Minimum Education Requirement:

Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade.

Examples of duties:

Assist drivers loading and unloading students, and supervise students while riding the bus; attend to any special needs that may occur on the vehicle including behavior; work with parents, teachers, instructional aides and drivers to meet the needs of the students and their IEP’s if applicable; administer first aid as needed.
Maintain appropriate student behavior; perform appropriately in situations requiring tact and diplomacy; understand and carry out oral and written instructions; establish and maintain cooperative working relationships; bend, squat, run, ride on bus for up to four hours at a time; lift 50 pounds.


Michelle Phillips, Secretary II Human Resources (661) 636-4747

Application for Employment – Substitute Temporary – Classified

All candidates must file a Substitute/Temporary Classified Application and Supporting documentation with the Human Resources Department at the Kern County Superintendent of Schools Office, 1300 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA, 93301. Applications are available below, or at our offices.
Substitute /Temporary Classified Employment Application (may be downloaded at