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. 2010

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.

Cocke County High School
Posted 4 months ago

  Title: Cocke County High School (Spanish) Foreign Language Teacher Endorsement Codes:  169, 168, 170, 496, 493, 167, 166, 485 Reports to:  Cocke County High School Principal, Dr. A.C. Willis ...

School Psychologist
County Wide
Posted 4 months ago

To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form that follows. Certifications include:  School Psychologist Endorsement Reports to:   Special Education Supervisor Lett...

Northwest Elementary School
Posted 4 months ago

Special Education/Resource Teacher (Northwest) To apply, please download and complete either the PDF or Word application form. Reports to:  Principal Job Duties: Maintain required lesson plans Mainta...

Cosby High School
Posted 4 months ago

Full-time Custodian Applications will be accepted by email (Melanie Eslinger) [email protected], regular mail, or in person at Central Office, 305 Hedrick Drive, Newport, TN 37821. All applica...

Bus Driver
County Wide
Posted 5 months ago

Bus Driver Positions   Cocke County Board of Education has openings for full time school bus drivers and is accepting applications.   Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diplo...