Job Application Process

The application process may vary depending on the type of employment one is seeking.

Step 1: Complete The Application Along With Accompanying Documentation

     A.  Certified Application

          I. Complete the online TEACH IN ALABAMA application at (Complete all sections of
             application - do not put "see resume".)
         II. The following items should be scanned and attached to your online application (please do not
             send originals to the office unless requested)
             a. Cover Letter and Resume
             b. Documentation of valid Teacher's Certificate
                 i. A copy of the actual certificate or proof that the requirements have been met and certificate
                    applied for is acceptable for application purposes, or
                ii. Contact the Alabama State Department of Education for further information regarding
                    obtaining a valid certificate (334-242-9977)

      2. Classified positions (personnel in maintenance, child nutrition program, secretaries and
          other support staff.

          I. Complete the online TEACH IN ALABAMA application at (Complete all sections of
             application - do not put "see resume".)
         II. Scan and attach a Cover Letter and Resume to your online application (please do not send
             originals to the office unless requested) 

STEP 2: Screening
Applications are reviewed to determine if the applicant meets the requirements for the designated subject or grade level. Applications are then reviewed to determine the most qualified candidates for current and anticipated vacancies.

STEP 3: Interviews
Applicants will be scheduled for interviews on the basis of need. Interviews may be conducted by Principals and/or Central Office personnel. The applicant should bring a resume to this interview. Principals will interview a number of applicants for any vacancies that occur at their schools.


Note: All potential applicants must be fingerprinted for a criminal background check. You must register and pay online at or by phone at (866) 989-9316. Valid identification is required.