Boston Public Schools

SPED Cab Monitors (CABMONITOR-SY2122)

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TitleSPED Cab Monitors

Title: SPED Cab Monitor


Reports to: Assistant Manager for Special Education Monitors

Job Overview: SPED Cab Monitors are assigned to monitor and assist students with special needs while they are being transported to and from school. 



  • Assisting parents and school-based staff with safe loading and unloading of students; coordinate seating of students on the bus 


  • Communicating with paras, teachers, school leaders, and parents concerning relevant student background, medical considerations, and behavior as appropriate


  • Helping students on and off the bus; assisting with the unloading and  loading process by lifting children as required; assuring that a responsible adult is able to receive students as they depart from the bus.  


  • Partnering with the bus driver to ensure that the correct students board the bus and are dropped off at the correct stops


  • Ensuring students’ seat belts, Child Restraint Systems, and wheelchair clamps are secured while riding the bus


  • Attending general and need-specific training courses as directed


  • Maintaining regular attendance and punctuality




  • Basic knowledge of school bus safety


Ability to:


  • Lift a wheelchair on and off the bus as needed


Qualifications - Required:


  • Must be 18 years of age or older 
  • High School Diploma or GED 
  • Ability to enter/exit bus via steps repeatedly


Qualifications - Preferred:

  • Previous experience working in a school setting and or with school aged children is preferred
  • CPR/First Aid Certified
Shift Type--
Salary Range--
LocationCentral Office - Transportation

Applications Accepted

Start Date06/14/2021
End Date06/30/2022