Human Resources

To Prospective Applicants, Please Read Carefully

The Search Jobs button on this page links to a Jobs Board of all open positions in Cocke County Schools. Once on the Jobs Board, you can scroll down to the position(s) of interest and click the green Read More button where you will find the job application and other instructions about completing the job application process.

We are pleased that you are interested in employment in the Cocke County School System. The following information will acquaint you with our employment procedures. If you desire additional information, please telephone (423) 623-7821 ext. 10.

Please complete and return the official application online or you may mail the completed application to the Human Resources department at 305 Hedrick Drive, Newport, TN 37821. You will not be considered without a completed application in the active file.

To be complete, your application must have the following on file:

  • Application
  • Transcript(s) of all post secondary work taken
  • Three References: Applicants with experience should request references to complete the enclosed Employee Reference Form. References should include last principal or supervisor. References for administrative or supervisory position(s) should be in narrative form.

Students in Tennessee colleges should check with their college Education Department concerning certification. Out-of-state applicants should contact the Tennessee State Department of Education, Office of Certification and Licensing at [email protected] To determine their eligibility for certification to teach at the level or field for which they are applying. Tennessee certification is required for employment as a teacher in the Cocke County Schools and a copy of your certificate must be filed when employed.
Your application in our active file will be considered when openings in your area of certification occur. In most cases, only applicants with complete applications are considered for vacancies.

Medical Reporter
Posted 1 week ago

Medical Reporter To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows.   Qualification:                High School Diploma, Excellent communic...

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County Wide
Posted 1 week ago

Substitute Positions (County Wide)   QUALIFICATIONS:        Must have a high school diploma or GED and transcripts must be attached with application. REPORTS TO:                  Pri...

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Posted 2 weeks ago

Qualifications: K-12 Professional School Counseling Reports to: School Principal Job Goal:To support a comprehensive school counseling program to promote individual, academic, social emotional develop...

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Administrative Assistant
Central Office
Posted 3 weeks ago

Administrative Assistant to the Instructional Supervisor K-12   QUALIFICATIONS:           No less than a high school diploma: Associates degree or higher preferred   REPORTS TO: ...

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Cocke County High School
Posted 3 weeks ago

Full-time Night Custodian To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to Gail Burchette at [email protected] or by calling 423-623-8718. Applications will be accepted by email (Mela...

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