working for bluestar 


career security

bluestar ladies


Being part of a large FTSE 250-listed transport group in the form of the acclaimed Go-Ahead Group, bluestar provide security to all our employees.

training and progression

bluestar driver behind wheel


We provide full driver training from day one, whether you have a PCV license or not, we can teach you how to drive!

Bluestar also provide on going training throughout your career with a team of fully qualified CPC instructors.

fulfilling roles

bluestar driver


Many employees who join bluestar do so as part of a long term and fulfilling career.  

Bluestar have a number or non driving roles too which vary from office based and supervisory positions to engineers, cleaners and travel shop advisors, so there is always an option for career progression.  

We are often looking for drivers, could you be who we're looking for?

Do you like people? Do you have retail experience? Do you want to have a job with a window onto the world? 

If you can answer "Yes" to all these questions then perhaps you are just who we're looking for.

We need great people to deliver our great services. If you would like to join our talented team of PCV drivers and have the relevant skills, why not apply?

You don't even have to hold a PCV license as we offer full training and will teach you how to drive our buses. We are also always interested in experienced PCV holders who can demonstrate an excellent work history and who can offer commitment and a high level of customer service.

We offer good pay, job security, a contributory pension scheme and free travel for your partner or child. You must hold a current UK driving license with no more than 3 penalty points.  

Download our appliaction form and apply today +

Take a look at the useful points to consider brochure before applying.  
Once you have completed your application form you can email it to 
or post it to us at Bluestar HQ, Unit 4B, Barton Park, Eastleigh, SO50 6RR.

we're recruiting for coach drivers too

We’re pleased to announce that we have several full time coach driver vacancies available to the right candidates. This is due to our new National Express contract which will be operating from Southampton to London Victoria.

We are looking for friendly, customer focused, experienced PCV licence holding bus and coach drivers to join this premier team.

You’ll need to be flexible, dedicated and reliable, together with the ability to the do the job with a welcoming smile at all times.

We offer competitive rates of pay, flexible rotas, holiday package, company pension and free travel for you and your partner/spouse on our bus and coach network as well as other benefits. 

If you feel you have what it takes and are interested in applying please send in your CV or complete this application form.

Completed CV's / application forms can be emailed to:

Or posted to: 

Richard Gagg, bluestar HQ, Barton Park, Chickenhall Lane, Eastleigh, SO50 6RR

If you're in Southampton city centre you can also hand applications into Jeff or Phil at the bluestar travel shop, Bargate Street, Southampton


Go South Coast - Head Office vacancies

Go South Coast is part of the Go-Ahead Group and operates well respected bus companies Bluestar, morebus, Salisbury Reds and Southern Vectis, along with Damory and Tourist coaches and Hants & Dorset Trim; the industry leaders in bus and coach refurbishment.

Please see below for current Head Office (Poole based) vacancies. Click the vacancy for more information & how to apply.

Scheduler Commercial Officer

We're looking for a Scheduler to join our commercial team based in Poole. This is an opportunity to be involved behind the scenes producing compliant duties and rosters that strike the right balance between efficiency and employee friendly working patterns.

The role would be suited to someone who enjoys solving complex scheduling challenges. You will ideally have expereince of omnibus scheduling software although this is not essential as full training will be provided to the successful candidate.

Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals who can demonstrate analytical, organisational and IT skills as well as excellent attention to detail. An understanding of public transport operations and good geographical awareness is also essential.

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be suitable for the role to

Diana Wilks, HR Manager, Go South Coast, Towngate House, 2-8 Parkstone Road, Poole, BH15 2PR or email

Closing date for applications are 1200 Friday 3 February 2017 






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