2 ESSER Grant Positions at South Polk Elementary- See above for details.


To fill out an online job application for certified positions click here, or download a copy of the application here. Email applications to Dr. Ryan Goodman or mail to:
Polk County DOE
PO Box 665
Benton, TN 37307
To apply for non-certified positions please call or come by our District office.
131 Stephens Street
Benton, TN 37307

Certified Positions

Paraprofessional Positions (Non-Certified)

Support Staff Positions

Polk County Schools will have several full time positions with benefits pending approval of ESSER 2.0 grant. Contact principals for specific job details.
Benton Elementary School: 1 Certified Interventionist- ELA/Reading
To apply email resume here.  Job Description: Reading    
South Polk Elementary: 1 Certified Interventionist ELA/Reading
2 Paraprofessionals- must have 2 years post secondary education or pass the Parapro Praxis test
Email resume or requests for more information here.
System Wide Positions:
1 SPED Certified Teacher- contact Mrs. Bramblett for details.

Part Time RTI Assistant

Copper Basin Elementary

Contract Position

For job details or to apply email Ms. Nipper

Part Time Janitor

Copper Basin Elementary School

For details or to apply email Ms. Nipper or call CBES office 423-496-3271

School Bus Drivers

Job Requirements:

Commercial Driver's License

Passenger Endorsement

Student Endorsement

Pass a background check and drug test


Possibility of Training available

For more information contact Charles McClure


Interim 6th Grade ELA Teacher Chilhowee Middle School
Year-long position for 2021-22 school year
Certification required
To apply email Mrs. Dunn

Summer School Certified Positions

Benton, South Polk, and Copper Basin Elementary Schools

June 14-25, July 5-16 7:45 a.m.-2:15 p.m

Please apply by emailing the school principal

Indicate if you wish to work the first session, second session, or both sessions and include the grade you wish to teach.

Application deadline 4/30/21 at 3:00 p.m

Mrs. Davis BES

Mr. Kidd SPES

Ms. Nipper CBES

Interim Math Teacher
Polk County High School
Position begins 8/6/21 through 11/26/21. For more information or to apply email Mr. German.
Interim Health Sciences Teacher
Polk County High School
Position begins 10/28/2021 through 5/28/2022. For more information or to apply email Mr. German.

Pre-K Teacher

Copper Basin Elementary

Must be TN certified in PreK

To apply contact Ms. Nipper

or Mr. Swafford

Crossroads Academy
Teacher 2021-22
Valid TN Teaching License required
For more information or to apply send resume to Dr. Bell