Coach Drivers


Alba Travel is recruiting professional coach drivers. This is a fantastic opportunity to build a career within a leading coach operation near Penrith, Cumbria. We are looking to add to our 25 team members and continue to grow our business.

You will be responsible for driving high value, modern coaches, visiting destinations across the United Kingdom and Ireland. You will need to be courteous and presentable, and take pride in your personal appearance and punctuality.

You will do various types of work, including tours, airport transfers, day trips, corporate hire, educational trips and rail replacement, but if you’re not interested in certain types of work, then just say and we will tailor a package bespoke to you.

Rotas are emailed to you by Friday for the following week allowing you to lead a healthy social life alongside an organised work schedule.

Good geographical knowledge of Cumbria and the Lake District National Park will be beneficial. You will also need to be within good commuting distance of Great Salkeld near Penrith.

The successful applicant(s) will need: –

  • Category D driving licence
  • Driver qualification card (driver CPC training can be organised if not up to date)
  • Digital tachograph card

You will receive a leading salary and be enrolled on to the company pension and bonus schemes. Guaranteed 37.5 hours per week minimum. Annualised hours and flexible working are also available. You will receive 28 days annual holiday entitlement.

Other perks include: –

  • Free company uniform
  • Christmas party and annual staff day out

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a forward-thinking family-owned/run company. During the ‘journey’ you will meet new people, visit new places, whilst receiving a first-class employment package. We can organise short term accommodation, but most work is day work so you will need to be able to commute daily.

As a company we aim to provide a quality service. If you feel you can add to our qualified, knowledgeable workforce then please feel free to contact us at