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"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."


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

The Cocke County School System is an equal opportunity employer.

Most recent listings are at the top of this page.

September 13, 2019
Title: ELA teacher at Cocke County High School; position will start in January 2020
Qualifications: Secondary Certification in ELA, 159, or comparable endorsement;additional endorsement in Psychology preferred (426)
Reports to: Principal of school
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 a complete application on file at the Central Office prior to contacting the principal. To submit an application, please contact Melanie Eslinger at .

Apply immediately in writing by emailing the principal of the school. Job will be posted until filled. You may email the principal, Mrs. Gail Burchette, at or call (423) 623-8718.

Mrs. Gail Burchette
Cocke County High School
216 Hedrick Drive
Newport, TN 37821
(423) 623-8718