Qualified Bus Driver

Go North East is looking for bus drivers.

Correction, we’re looking for ELITE bus drivers. The best of the best. Ready to grab life by the gear stick and take the helm of some of Newcastle’s finest four-wheeled chariots? 

You’ve come to the right place. 

We’re looking for drivers in the North East. And you don’t need any experience to take the wheel. Just a thirst for unbeatable training, supreme rewards, and a fantastic salary. 

Think you fit the bill? Read on…

At Go North East, you're more than just a bus driver — you're a lifeline for our community. It’s a job with real purpose and two days are never the same when you’re out and about driving around the region.

What will I earn?

Existing bus driver licence holders joining the company will earn £14.27 per hour (almost £29,000p/a) straight away.

With regular overtime, annual earnings can reach up to £30,000.

Where will I be based?

Join our team of 2,000 staff across Gateshead, Sunderland, Washington, North Tyneside, Hexham, and Consett. We will try our best to accommodate your preferred location, or somewhere close by.

Other benefits...

From free and discounted travel to five weeks of holiday, sick pay, pension scheme, and shopping discounts, we offer benefits beyond your paycheck. Plus, catch our early morning and late-night shuttle buses for a hassle-free commute.

Full training is paid for by Go North East, and our driver academy will help and support you through route learning with a mentor. We also provide you with a uniform and footwear, ongoing professional competence, and refresher training.

Have you got what it takes? Join us en route to awesome today!