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.




August 21st, 2015

Title: Cocke County High School Economics Teacher

Qualifications: Secondary Certification in Economics 7-12 with a 024 endorsement and have passed the PLT and Economics Praxis II tests.

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. Job will be posted until filled. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Dr. Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@cc-boe.net, or call (423) 623-8718. Application deadline is August 28, 2015.

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



August 21st, 2015

Title: Substitute School Bus Driver

Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must have a commercial driverís license class A or class B 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 and regulations.

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
Cocke County High School
255 Bailey Street
Newport, TN 37821



July 21, 2015

Vacancy: Art Teacher

Qualifications: Elementary Art 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 the principal, April Cody. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. Job will be posted until filled.

April Cody
Bridgeport Elementary School
1935 Edwina Bridgeport Road
Newport, TN 37821



July 21, 2015

Title: Cocke County High School Math Teacher

Qualifications: Secondary Certification in math and be highly qualified

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students grow socially, academically, and emotionally and to build their development as mature, able and responsible men and women.

Apply immediately in writing to the principal of the school. Job will be posted until filled. Applicants must have a complete application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal, Dr. Marvin Stewart, at stewartm@cc-boe.net, or call (423) 623-8718.

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



July 15, 2015

Title: Counselor position

Qualifications: K-12 Guidance Certification

Reports to: Principal

Job Goal: To help students grow socially, academically, and emotionally and to build their development as mature, able and responsible men and women.

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

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



July 14, 2015

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

Qualifications: K-12 Music/Band Teacher 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 to the principal of the school. 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, principal
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821
stewartm@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us



July 10, 2015

Vacancy: Physical Education teacher to work at both Bridgeport Elementary School and Smoky Mountain Elementary

Qualifications: Elementary Physical Education License and Certified

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. Applicants must have an application on file at the Central Office. You may e-mail the principal at Bridgeport, April Cody, at codya@mail.cocke.k12.tn.us or call (423) 623-5780

April Cody
Bridgeport Elementary School
1935 Edwina Bridgeport Road
Newport, TN 37821



July 8, 2015

Vacancy: Elementary School Teacher at Smoky Mountain Elementary School

Qualifications: Middle School Licensure and Highly Qualified (subject probably Science and Social Studies)

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. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 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
Smoky Mountain Elementary School
135 South Highway 32
Cosby, TN 37722



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 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 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. 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



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