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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."

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

Most recent listings are at the top of this page.

October 26th, 2015

Title: English Teaching Position at Cosby High School for 2nd semester of the 2015-16 school year beginning January 4, 2016. Coaching of any sport would be an asset.

Qualifications: 7-12 Secondary English Certification (Highly Qualified in English)

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 Friday, November 13, 2015. 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, Patrick Oneil, at or call 423-487-5602.

Patrick Oneil, Principal
Cosby High School
3318 Cosby Hwy.
Cosby, TN 37722

August 21st, 2015

Title: Substitute School Bus Driver

Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma or GED. Applicants must have a commercial drivers 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