Kingsport City Schools (KCS) is looking for qualified candidates to fill various positions in the district. The KCS Job Fair will be held on Thursday, Nov. 4, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the KCS Administrative Support Center, located at 400 Clinchfield Street.
KCS is one of the leading school districts in Tennessee, serving over 7,000 students in 13 schools. KCS offers competitive salaries and benefits, including health insurance, retirement plans, tuition reimbursement, and professional development opportunities. KCS also provides a supportive and collaborative work environment, where employees are valued and respected.
According to KCS Superintendent Dr. Jeff Moorhouse, the district is looking for candidates who share the KCS vision of excellence for all students. “We are seeking individuals who are passionate about education and committed to making a positive difference in the lives of our students,” he said. “We invite anyone who is interested in joining our team to attend the job fair and learn more about the opportunities available at KCS.”
KCS has openings for various positions
The KCS Job Fair will feature representatives from different departments and schools, who will provide information and answer questions about the positions available at KCS. Some of the positions include:
- Teachers (all grade levels and subjects)
- Teacher assistants
- Bus drivers
- Cafeteria workers
- Substitute teachers
Applicants are encouraged to bring their resumes and copies of their certifications or licenses, if applicable. Applicants can also apply online at KCS website before or after attending the job fair.
KCS is committed to diversity and inclusion
KCS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other protected category. KCS is committed to diversity and inclusion and strives to reflect the diversity of its student population in its workforce.
KCS Director of Human Resources Dr. Jennifer Guthrie said that the district values the contributions of its employees from different backgrounds and perspectives. “We believe that diversity and inclusion enhance our organizational culture and performance,” she said. “We welcome applicants from all walks of life who can bring their unique skills and experiences to our district.”
KCS is a leader in innovation and excellence
KCS is a leader in innovation and excellence in education, offering a variety of programs and initiatives that meet the needs and interests of its students. Some of these programs include:
- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education
- Dual enrollment and early college programs
- Career and technical education
- Fine arts and athletics
- Gifted education
- Special education
- English language learners
- Virtual learning
KCS also has a strong partnership with the community, involving parents, businesses, civic organizations, and higher education institutions in supporting its students’ academic and personal growth.
The KCS Job Fair is a great opportunity for anyone who wants to be part of a dynamic and progressive school district that aims to prepare its students for success in college, career, and life.