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.

Principal
Cosby High School
Posted 2 days ago

To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows. Qualifications include:  1.  Valid teacher’s license with appropriate endorsement; and 2.  Administrat...

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Assistant
Cosby Elementary School
Posted 2 days ago

Full-time Educational Assistant To apply, please send a letter of interest and resume to Christy Edmonds at [email protected] or by calling 423-487-3850. Applications will be accepted by email ...

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Teacher
Edgemont Elementary School
Posted 2 days ago

To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows. Certifications include:   427 Visual Arts K-12 or equivalent endorsement Reports to:  Principal Job Goal...

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Teacher
Edgemont Elementary School
Posted 2 days ago

To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows. Certifications include: Endorsement code 121, 159, 402 or comparable endorsement. Reports to:  Principal J...

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Assistant Principal
Cocke County High School
Posted 6 days ago

To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows. Certifications include:   You need a degree/certification in administration and supervision. Secondary ex...

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