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Rutherford County Schools continues filling positions for new school year


July 22, 2016

Rutherford County Schools 

MURFREESBORO — Rutherford County Schools continues hiring teaching and classified positions for the new school year, which begins Friday, Aug. 5, 2016.

"As registration day comes and we have growth positions assigned to various schools, we will need a variety of teachers to fill those positions," said Leslie Duke, the certified analyst with human resources. 

The most hard-to-fill positions include foreign language, special education, secondary math, secondary science, and specialized Career & Technical Education positions, such as automotive and collision repair instructors. 

Those interested in applying should visit the district's Human Resources website at Available positions are listed and you can also follow the postings on Twitter @RCS_Jobs.

Rutherford County Schools also is partnering with a new vendor this school year to provide substitute teachers. Those interested in applying should visit or call 615-981-3735.

Rutherford County Schools fills hundreds of positions each year because of growth and retirements. So far for 2016-2017, the district has hired approximately 275 new employees. 

PHOTO: Sherry Dodd with the Rutherford County Risk Management Department discusses insurance benefits available to new employees during at orientation session at the Rutherford County Schools central office.