Provide transportation for Gun Lake Tribal Citizens attending Hopkins Public Schools and Wayland Union Schools who receive tutoring services on-site at the Education Department’s Learning Center under the Title VI Indian Education grant program.
- Must possess a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and be insurable
- Ability to pass an annual background check
- Able to read maps effectively
- Must be able to work with minimal supervision
- High School Diploma or GED is preferred
- Experience transporting people or goods preferred
include, but are not limited to the following:
- Provide transportation for and ensure the safety of students to and from tutoring appointments
- Assist Title VI Tutor with student management and supervision while small group tutoring appointments are taking place to ensure student safety
- Effectively plan routes of transportation for optimal use of resources, utilizing maps, schools, and student addresses
- Develop and maintain positive relationships with students, school staff, parents and Gun Lake Tribe Education Department staff
- Assist students who may have special needs (wheelchair, crutches…) to safely enter and exit the vehicle
- Provide first aid in emergency situations
- Report any student incidents, vehicle safety issues or accidents to the Education Director immediately
- Assist with the loading and unloading (food, supplies, etc.) of the vehicle as necessary
- Maintain client confidentiality including abiding by FERPA and Gun Lake Tribe confidentiality guidelines to protect students’ educational information
- Attend in-services, conferences, and training, as approved by the supervisor, to attain and/or maintain driving skills and job related certifications
- Comply with all Gun Lake Tribe policies and procedures relating to vehicles and travel. Ex: Maintain vehicle tracking logs
- Responsible for maintaining vehicle cleanliness
- Must obtain a chauffer’s license and maintain a good driving record
- Must become certified in CPR/First Aid
- Able to work a flexible schedule, including evenings and some weekends
- Moderate walking, bending, and lifting
- Must have a working knowledge of the roads in Hopkins, Bradley, and Wayland
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by persons assigned to this job. These statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.
All applicants must be able to demonstrate their US work authorization during the employment verification process. The pre-employment process also requires the ability to pass a criminal background investigation and drug/alcohol test.
The Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians recognizes Native American preference in its hiring and employment policies.
The Gun Lake Tribe offers a competitive base salary and benefits package that includes:
- 401K/Roth retirement plan with employer matching contributions
- Paid Time Off and Holidays
- Employee Assistance Program
- Tribal Youth Program Grant – Title VI Indian Education grant program.
- Projected End Date: June 30, 2019
- Funding may be available at the end of the grant to sustain this position
This position will have access to information that is security sensitive and thereby subject to additional provisions. All information obtained will be protected under FERPA policy rules and regulations.
You are required to register and apply through our online employment portal to be considered for this position.
If you require assistance or to apply in person:
Gun Lake Tribe
2872 Mission Dr.
Shelbyville, MI 49344