Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

The driver education industry is rapidly growing in the State of Maryland and we are always in need of people who are looking for an exciting career opportunity. Silver Spring Driving Academy is now hiring full-time/Part-time.

If you have good communication skills, people skills and you are patient with people, this might be your first step in becoming a Certified Driver Instructor.

Driving instructor

HOURS: Fexible // STARTING SALARY: $15.00-$20.00 Per hour

A driver instructor teaches people how to drive defensively. As an instructor you will also teach your students how to develop the skills they need to become safe responsible drivers, as well as how to pass their driving skills test with the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration. If you enjoy driving and you like helping people develop new skills, this could be just the job you are looking for.

You must have patience and good people skills. You need to stay calm and give constructive advice to your students. When teaching in a classroom setting you need to have good sense of humour and be able to teach in a fun interesting and challenging manner.

Entry Requirements

The certification process involves a significant time commitment both inside and outside classroom instruction including but not limited self-study materials to help you pass the Maryland MVA instructors test.

You must meet the following qualifications:

Must be at least 21 years of age

Must be fully license for a minimum of 3 years

Must have a high school diploma or its equivalent

Must have a clean driving record

Must be available to attend training

Must pass a criminal background check

Must have the ability to adapt your teaching style to suit each learner

Must have patience and good people skills

Must have the ability to stay calm and point out mistakes in a constructive way

Must have a sense of humour

Must have good observational skills

Must have the ability to react quickly and safely to any problems

Certified teachers or in the education field is a plus.

To learn more about our driver instructor program please contact us for an interview.

Sixto Cotto / Wendy Wilmore
2424 University Blvd Suite 200
Silver Spring, MD 20902
Office Phone: (301) 933-7913
Fax: (301-) 933-7914