How to become a SPED Bus Attendant

If you are interested in becoming a Substitute Special Education Bus Attendant you must do the following:

1.  All Substitutes must complete the Substitute Application packet.  To submit the application click HERE All applications must be submitted online now.

2.  You must email  [email protected] or call 225-686-4369 to schedule an appointment to be fingerprinted and submit required documentation and pay initial processing fee. As a part of the scheduled appointment, all applicants will be fingerprinted ($55 Processing fee). This will take a minimum of thirty (30) minutes. Only completed applications will be processed.

3.  Complete a training course given by LPPS Transportation Department. The training course will be offered 2 times a year and the date will be published on this page. You will need to register for the course by submitting your application for substitute bus attendant before attending. 

Once you have completed all of the above mentioned requirements you will be approved and added to the approved substitute attendant list provided to our full time bus attendants. Full time routes are filled from our approved substitute bus attendant list as positions become available


The substitute SPED bus attendant training course is a class given by LPPS Transportation Department to interested persons wanting to become a substitute bus attendant with Livingston Parish Public Schools. The course is mandatory and is held multiple  times a year. The next class date is to be determined. You must have completed and submitted your substitute packet form and have been fingerprinted prior to attending the class.  If you have any questions please contact the Transportation Department at [email protected] or (225)686-4261.

Notice of Discrimination

The Livingston Parish School Board does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, national origin, disability or gender in its educational programs and activities (including employment and application for employment), and it is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of gender by Title IX (20 USC 168) and on the basis of disability by Section 504 (42 USC 794). The Title IX Coordinator is Stephen Parrill

Livingston Parish Public Schools is committed to ensuring that all websites and web applications, both public-facing and for internal use, conform to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (W.C.A.G.) 2.0 Level AA. Any issues should be reported [email protected] ([email protected]), Assistant Superintendent, P.O. Box 1130, Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225) 686-7044. The Special Education Director is Dr. Eric Penalber ([email protected]); the LPPS 504 Coordinator is Marcia McKnight ([email protected]), P.O. Box 1130 Livingston, LA 70754; Phone (225)686-4248.

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