Angela Johnson Training Representative

-Bus attendant (monitor or aide, driver assistant, assistant, para or paraprofessional) The attendant teams with the driver to meet students’ needs while en-route, thus providing students a safe environment in the bus and allowing the driver to focus on operating the bus.

-Attendants assist students with special needs, or children enrolled in Head Start or other programs to provide passengers the safe ride to and from school, school activities or Head Start centers.

-Attendants complete specialized training in the duties and responsibilities of the position.

-Attendants may be placed at the discretion of the district where behaviours are severe or otherwise where it is deemed necessary to help maintain a safe environment.