Earn £23k a year driving a bus. We’ll teach you how and fund all your training – and you’ll get a £1000 welcome bonus!

Earn £23k a year driving a bus. We’ll teach you how and fund all your training – and you’ll get a £1000 welcome bonus!


Apply now


  • Hit the link above to fastrack your application
  • Or email Dale at The Academy on [email protected] 
  • Or give us a call for an informal chat on 01423 884633
  • Or download our application form here and post it to us at FREEPOST ACADEMY

We are looking for bus drivers to help us serve the great people of Huddersfield and beyond

What can we offer you?

  • If you join us as a new driver you will be on £10 per hour for training then rising to £10.45 per hour once you're qualified and after 1 year of service. If you join us as a qualified driver you will go straight onto £10.45 an hour.
  • Every new colleagues gets a £1000 welcome bonus! We'll pay you £500 after six months with us, and the remaining £500 after another six months. 
  • You will be contacted to a minimum of 37 hours, with optional overtime available to supplement your earnings
  • A beneficial pension scheme with fantastic percentage rates with Aviva
  • We have a modern, clean, state-of-the-art buses people want to be seen on and drivers are proud to be seen driving
  • On our colleague app, Transdev Exchange, you can get a range of discounts including gym members, supermarkets and other retailers, access to our dedicated mental health first aiders, our health portal and easy views of your shifts weeks in advance
  • A place where we know you by your name, not by your number. We're told we have a really positive atmosphere compared to other workplaces
  • Free bus travel for you and your partner on our buses and other companies across the North of England

Want to know more about working for us?

Take a look at life at Transdev and how we treat people here

What do we need from you?

  • Be someone that enjoys meeting people and believes in good customer service
  • Be 18 years old or over
  • Be able to pass a PCV medical test

How to apply

  • Click apply at the bottom of the screen
  • Send your CV and post it to 'Freepost Academy' (that's it), you don't even need a stamp!
  • WhatsApp us on 07825 271697 with your name and the role you want to apply for
  • Give us a call on 01423 884633

Think you can be a bus driver like Liam? We do – and we’d love to hear from you.

Apply now