• Join our Driver academy

    ...and start your journey with our team today!

We're always looking for the friendliest, most outgoing, hard-working, team-playing, down-to-earth people to become bus drivers here at Go North West.

Whether you've already got a licence to drive a bus or you're a complete newbie to the profession, we want to hear from you. If you already hold a PCV licence, great! After your interview and medical, we'll fasttrack you through our Driver Academy and you'll be on the road with us in no time. 

And if you can't drive a bus already, don't worry - we'll put take you through each of the steps to get your licence when you join our Driver Academy.

Please note that we're only recruiting for qualified drivers at the moment, but we'll update this page when we're in the position to train new drivers.

Join us to get all of this and more...

  • Fantastic pay with plenty of benefits

    A well-paid job, with a clear route for progression

  • Feel part of the family

    You'll be joining a close-knit, supportive and friendly team here at Queen's Road

  • Free travel across the city

    Get free travel on all of our buses...and on lots of other operator's buses across the city, too!

  • A career for life

    Driving a bus is a highly skilled profession. You can be sure of a career for life, with lots of room to grow and progress

  • Free uniform

    You'll look the part with a smart, professional uniform, completely free of charge

  • A great pension

    You'll have access to our fantastic company pension scheme, with company contributions to your fund

This all sounds great! How do I apply?

We'd love to hear from you! To apply to become a Bus Driver at Go North West, download and read the files below. 

Once you've got an idea of what you'll need to apply, fill in your application form and either email it to driver.recruitment@gonorthwest.co.ukor print and post your application to:

Driver Recruitment
Go North West
Queens Road Depot
Boyle Street
M8 8UT

Download the Go North West driver application form Bus driver requirements Bus driver person spec What you can expect as a Go North West bus driver