Job Openings



The Cocke County School System is an equal opportunity employer.

"It is the policy of the Cocke County School System not to discriminate on the basis of sex, color, race, national origin, creed, age, marital status, or disability in its educational programs, activities, or employment policies as required by Title VI and VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the 1972 Educational Amendments and Section 504 of the Federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973."



Contact:
Casey Kelley, Affirmative Action Coordinator
305 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821


Most recent listings are at the top of this page.




June 22, 2015

Vacancy: Elementary Teacher (subject area/grade level to be determined later) at Parrottsville Elementary School

Qualifications: Elementary Licensure and Highly Qualified

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. You may e-mail the principal, Dr. Robert Vick, at vickr@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us or call (423) 623-1612.

Dr. Robert Vick
Parrottsville Elementary School
1901 Old Parrottsville Hwy.
Parrottsville, TN 37843



June 22, 2015

Title: Part Time ESL Teacher

Qualifications: ESL Pre K- 12 Certification

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to Bryan Douglas, Alternative School Program Supervisor. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Bryan Douglas
241 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821



June 22, 2015

Title: Elementary Music Position at Bridgeport, Centerview and Edgemont

Qualifications: Elementary Music Certification and Highly Qualified

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email (chambersn@cc-boe.net) to Nathan Chambers, Edgemont Principal. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Nathan Chambers, principal
375 Carson Springs Road
Newport, TN 37821
chambersn@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



June 12, 2015

Title: Special Education Teacher

Qualifications: Special education certification with a modified endorsement.

Reports to: Special Education Supervisor

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the Special Education Supervisor, Patricia Ellison. Applications will be accepted until position is filled and no longer posted. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail Patricia Ellison at ellisonp@cc-boe.net

Patricia Ellison, Special Education Supervisor
305 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821
ellisonp@cc-boe.net



June 12, 2015

Title: Teacher at Grassy Fork Elementary School

Qualifications: Elementary Education and Highly Qualified

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, Dr. Judy Webb. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and no longer posted.

Dr. Judy Webb, principal
Grassy Fork Elementary School
4120 Big Creek Road
Hartford, TN 37753
webbj@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



June 12, 2015

Title: Teacher at Grassy Fork Elementary School

Qualifications: Elementary Education and Highly Qualified

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, Dr. Judy Webb. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled and no longer posted.

Dr. Judy Webb, principal
Grassy Fork Elementary School
4120 Big Creek Road
Hartford, TN 37753
webbj@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



June 11, 2015

Vacancy: Cocke County High School Vocational Teacher of Metal Trades

Qualifications: CTE certification in Metal Trades

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women. Specific teaching duties include introduction to Welding, Principles of Welding, Advanced Welding, Construction Core Class, and Manufacturing.

Apply immediately in writing to CTE Director, Gail Burchette, by Wednesday, June 24. No application will be accepted after noon on this date. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may contact the CTE Director, Gail Burchette, at burchetteg@cc- boe.net or call 423-623-6072

Gail Burchette
Cocke County Vocational School
Ben Hooper Career and Technical Education Center
210 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821



June 3, 2015

Title: French Teaching Position at Cocke County High School for the Spring Semester 2015-2016 school year

Qualifications: Secondary French Certification (Highly Qualified in French)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school by Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us, or call (423) 623-8718.

Marvin Stewart, principal
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821
stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us

June 3, 2015

Title: Educational Assistant at Northwest Elementary

Qualifications: Paraprofessional Certificate or at least 48 hours college credit or Associates Degree

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, Dr. Shannon Grooms, by June 12. No application will be accepted after noon on this date.

Dr. Shannon Grooms, principal
344 Woodson Road
Newport, TN 37821
groomss@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



June 2, 2015

Title: Bookkeeper/Secretary Position at Cocke County High School for the 2015-2016 school year

Qualifications: High School Graduate, knowledge of, or ability to learn, bookkeeping practices for a school.

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: Manage state and local funds as well as campus accounts for a 9-12 high school of 1250 students.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school by Monday, June 15, 2015. Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us, or call (423) 623-8718.

Marvin Stewart, principal
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821
stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Title: School Psychologist

Qualifications: Licensed School Psychologist (Consideration will also be given to applicants who are participating School Psychology Internship Programs)

Reports to: Director of Special Education

Job Goal: The school psychologist will perform a wide range of duties that including but not limited to working with school level problem-solving teams, consultation to general and special education teachers, conducting individual student evaluations for the purpose of special education eligibility or reevaluation, participation special education teams and perform a leadership role in RTI process.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the Special Education Supervisor. Job will remain posted until filled. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the Director of Special Education at ellisonp@cc-boe.net or 423- 623-7821.

Mrs. Patricia Ellison
Cocke County School System
305 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821



May 29, 2015

Vacancy: Preschool School Teacher at Smoky Mtn. Elementary School

Qualifications: Elementary PreK- 3 certification

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Applicants may apply immediately in writing (email preferred) to the principal of the school by June 10. No application will be accepted after noon on this date. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Joe Burchette, at burchettej@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us or call (423) 487-2255.

Joe Burchette, principal
Smoky Mountain Elementary School
135 South Highway 32
Cosby, TN 37722
burchettej@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Title: Teacher at Bridgeport Elementary School

Qualifications: Certified and Highly Qualified (K-6, K-8 or 4-8)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, April Cody, by June 10, 2015. No application will be accepted after noon on this date. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office.

April Cody, principal
Bridgeport Elementary School
1935 Edwina Bridgeport Road
Newport, TN 37821
codya@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Vacancy: ELA Teacher at Centerview Elementary School

Qualifications: Highly Qualified/Certified ELA grades K-8 or 4-8

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Applicants apply immediately in writing (email preferred) to the principal of the school by June 10, 2015. No application will be accepted after noon on this date. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Pamela Messer, at messerp@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us.

Pamela Messer, principal
Centerview Elementary School
2400 Highway 160
Newport, TN 37821
messerp@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Title: Elementary Physical Education Teacher at Northwest Elementary

Qualifications: Elementary Physical Education License

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, Dr. Shannon Grooms, by June 10, 2015. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. No application will be accepted after noon on this date.

Dr. Shannon Grooms, principal
Northwest Elementary School
344 Woodson Road
Newport, TN 37821
groomss@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Title: Elementary Teaching Position at Northwest Elementary

Qualifications: Elementary Teaching Certification and Highly Qualified (K-6, K-8 or 4-8)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school, Dr. Shannon Grooms, by June 10, 2015. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. No application will be accepted after noon on this date.

Dr. Shannon Grooms, principal
Northwest Elementary School
344 Woodson Road
Newport, TN 37821
groomss@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 29, 2015

Title: Teacher at Grassy Fork Elementary School

Qualifications: Certified and Highly Qualified (K-6, K-8 or 4-8)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing or email to the principal of the school Dr. Judy Webb, applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. Position will remain open until filled.

Dr. Judy Webb, principal
Grassy Fork Elementary School
4120 Big Creek Road
Hartford, TN 37753
webbj@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



May 20, 2015

Vacancy: Mathematics Teaching Position at Cocke County High School for the 2015-2016 school year

Title: Cocke County High School Mathematics Teacher

Qualifications: Secondary Mathematics Certification (Highly Qualified in Mathematics)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school by Monday, June 1, 2015. Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us, or call (423) 623-8718.

Dr. Marvin Stewart
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821



May 20, 2015

Vacancy: English/Language Arts Teaching Position at Cocke County High School for the 2015-2016 school year

Title: Cocke County High School English Teacher

Qualifications: Secondary English/ELA Certification (Highly Qualified in English/Language Arts)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school by Monday, June 15, 2015. Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us, or call (423) 623-8718.

Dr. Marvin Stewart
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821



May 8, 2015

Title: Substitute School Bus Driver

Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must have a commercial driver license with Air Brake, P, and S, endorsements. Applicants must be able to pass a drug and alcohol test and be able to pass a DOT physical. Applicants must have a clean Motor Vehicle Report. Applicants must have a current Tennessee State School Bus Driver Certification.

Reports to: Transportation Supervisor/James McNabb

Job Goal: To transport all eligible Cocke County Students in a safe, efficient and timely manner in accordance with the Department of Transportation, the Department of Education, and Cocke County School Board rules.

You may contact the Transportation Department for applications and information. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. This job is open until filled.

Chris Norton
Transportation Department
255 Bailey Street
Newport, TN 37821
423-623-2757



April 27, 2015

Vacancy: Band Director Teaching Position at Cocke County High School for the 2015-2016 school year.

Title: Cocke County High School Band Director/Asst. Director Teacher

Qualifications: Music teacher Instruction Certification (Highly Qualified in Music)

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students learn subject matter and skills that will contribute to their development as mature, able, and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school by Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Applications will be taken until the position is filled. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us, or call (423) 623-8718.

Dr. Marvin Stewart
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821