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Job Title: Driving Instructor

Job Summary: We are seeking a patient and experienced Driving Instructor to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for teaching and a commitment to safety. As a Driving Instructor, you will be responsible for providing classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction to students of all ages and skill levels.


  • Provide classroom instruction on traffic laws, rules of the road, and safe driving practices
  • Conduct behind-the-wheel training sessions with students
  • Evaluate student progress and provide feedback on areas for improvement
  • Ensure that all training vehicles are properly maintained and equipped with necessary safety features
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and attendance
  • Communicate with parents or guardians regarding student progress and any concerns
  • Stay up-to-date on changes to traffic laws and regulations


  • Valid driver's license and clean driving record
  • Certification as a Driving Instructor
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Patience and a positive attitude
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings and weekends
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time
  • Ability to operate a vehicle for extended periods of time
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds

Salary: Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan with employer match
  • Paid time off and holidays
  • Professional development opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer: We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences.

Frequently Asked Questions about hiring a Driving Instructor

What is the best way to find and hire a Driving Instructor near me?
Online job boards are the best place to find qualified Driving Instructor applicants. Employers posting their Driving Instructor job on Indeed get about 10 applications from that board on average.
Which job boards should I post on to find Driving Instructor applicants?
You should post to multiple job boards at once. The most successful job postings for a Driving Instructor are on Indeed – but on average, employers post to 10 boards at the same time, using tools like Workstream. Publishing to multiple job boards at once helps you get your first applicant in 20 hours on average, which is shorter than the national average for Driving Instructor positions.
What's the best way to communicate with applicants looking for a Driving Instructor role?
SMS has 81% open rates which is higher than phone call or Email. Text to hire today!
Is it OK to text Driving Instructor job applicants?
Hourly paid workers, such as Driving Instructors are actually more engaged when texting about jobs. We have found that text messages are 139% better than email at getting an applicant's response. Have a look at Workstream, which automates the process of texting and uses a phone number specifically assigned to your job post so you don’t have to use your personal phone.
Can I use a different phone number to engage Driving Instructor applicants via text message?
Yes, tools such as Workstream provide custom phone numbers that allow employers to engage with applicants through their tool without having to use a personal or business cell phone.

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