Recruitment at Hodgsons Group

We have the following vacancies available, if you wish to apply please complete the Application form.

You can download the Application Form here ... Employment Application Form


We are looking for bus drivers to join our team operating our local bus network in Durham, Darlington & North Yorkshire from our depot near Barnard Castle or Darlington.

Applicants must have a valid category D driving license and drivers CPC and be willing to undertake a DBS check.

All of our work is paid hourly, including tours, at the following rates of pay:

£11.00 per hour basic
up to £2.00 per hour damage free driving bonus
£1.00 per hour Weekend Supplement

£100 per year mobile phone allowance
Annual CPC training provided in working time so you are paid to train.
If working away from the depot overnight, Evening Meal & Breakfast provided (or cash allowance if not provided)
After 1 years service a loyalty increase is applied to the basic hourly rate, with a further loyalty increase at 5 years service. This is in addition to inflationary rises.

There will be no Sunday working required in this position.

Additionally we will provide annual CPC training, a £100 per annum mobile phone allowance & company pension scheme.

We are looking for reliable, friendly drivers who have a positive attitude and take pride in their work.

email applications to
or call us today 01833 630 730