Employment Opportunities

Job Title: ESSER-Special Education Assistant – Part-Time
Location: EHES
Job Responsibilities: Responsibilities as assigned by Principal
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: High School Diploma and Passing
Score on ParaPro Certification Test
Contract Period: 2023-24 School Year
Starting Date: Feb. 12th 2024
Application Period: When filled

Application Process:

Current System Employees: A Letter of Application
All Others: A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Schools
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Ave
Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Leigha Coble, Principal

East Hickman Elementary School

931-6703044

leigha.coble@hickmank12.org

Job Title: Special Ed. Pre-K  Assistant

Location: Centerville Elementary School

Job Responsibilities:  Teacher Assistant responsibilities and others as assigned by the Principal.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: GED or equivalent or high school diploma  and passing score on parapro certification test.

Hours: 40 hours a week

Contract Period: 2023-2024 School Year

Starting Date:  When Filled

Salary:  Hickman County School Assistant Salary Schedule

Application Period: until filled

Application Process:

Current System Employees: A Letter of Application

All Others: Hickman County School System Employment Application (https://www.hickmank12.org/employmentopportunities)

 All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Schools

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Ave

Centerville, TN 37033

 For more Information Contact:

Jennifer Hudgins, Principal

931-729-2212

jennifer.hudgins@hickmank12.org

or

Shelda Qualls, Special Education Director

shelda.qualls@hickmank12.org

931-729-3391

Job Title: Eagles Basketball Coach Assistant (Boys Team)
Location: EHMS
Job Responsibilities:

The Assistant Coach will be responsible for the following responsibilities in
assisting the head coach in the following:
1. Organize and schedule the basketball season
2. Conduct player tryouts; assess player’s skill and assign team positions
3. Lead team practices and conditioning sessions
4. Provide in-game strategy; determine game strategy based on the team’s capabilities
5. Coordinate travel plans for away games
6. Assist in coordination of the development and promotion of the Basketball program.
7. Maintain constant check of student athlete’s grades and conduct. (May include life skills and
developing character)
8. Effectively communicate with the Head Coach, School Admin, Athletic Director, parents,
players, bookkeepers, teachers, etc.
9. Maintain and secure all basketball equipment and uniforms. Manage court care and
maintenance. Adhere to EHMS gym & school gym rules / protocols
10. Any other duties assigned by School Admin and/or Athletic Director that will help build and
continue a successful program
Administrative Responsibilities:
1. Ensuring all eligibility documents are completed and submitted (sports physicals,
FINALFORMS portal created by parents)
2. Inventory documentation is turned in on time
3. Holding parents/guardians meetings and meetings with all student athletes
4. Must follow established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury
5. Must represent EHMS and the Basketball program in a professional manner at all times
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: 2 years verifiable age equivalent basketball coaching experience is
preferred. A proven track record with age appropriate skill and program development is preferred. First
Aid and CPR certification is required for coaching.
Hours: Vary (practices and games held after school hours)
Contract Period: current - July 2025
Starting Date: Upon Hire (tryouts during May 2024 before school ends)
Salary: Based upon HCSS assistant coaching pay scale
Application Period Closes: April 2 - April 16, 2024
Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application
All applications should be submitted to:
Hickman County Board of Education
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Avenue
Centerville, TN 37033
For more Information Contact:
Ashley Totty, EHMS Principal ashley.totty@hickmank12.org
Tara Rhea, EHMS Athletic Director tara.rhea@hickmank12.org

Job Title: Eagles Cheer Coach

Location: EHMS

Job Responsibilities: The Coach will be responsible for the following responsibilities:

1. Attend all practices and games- home and away. Conduct proper supervision at all times

2. Stay until all students have a ride before leaving. Make travel plans for away games

3. Organize and schedule the cheer season including Cheer Camp if applicable

4. Conduct tryouts; assess skill and assign positions

5. Lead team practices and conditioning sessions

6. Coordinate with AD and principals about pep rallies and planning the entire program for the

student body

7. Assist in coordination of the development and promotion of the Cheer program and

communicate with parents

8. Maintain constant check of student athlete’s grades and conduct. (May include life skills and

developing character)

9. Effectively communicate with both School Admin, Assistant Coach (if this applies), Athletic

Director, parents, players, bookkeepers, teachers, etc.

10. Maintain and secure all Cheer equipment and uniforms. Manage gym or cafeteria and

maintenance. Adhere to EHMS gym & school gym rules / protocols

11. Any other duties assigned by School Admin and/or Athletic Director that will help build and

continue a successful program

12. Return school key at end of season and never ever leave doors unlocked or propped at the

school

Administrative Responsibilities:

1. Ensuring all eligibility documents are completed and submitted (sports physicals,

FINALFORMS portal created by parents)

2. Inventory documentation is turned in on time

3. Holding parents/guardians meetings and meetings with all student athletes

4. Must follow established procedures in the event of an athlete’s injury

5. Must represent EHMS and the Cheer program in a professional manner at all times

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Coaching experience is preferred. A proven track record with age

appropriate skill and program development is preferred. First Aid and CPR certification is required for

coaching.

Hours: Vary (practices and games held after school hours)

Contract Period: current - July 2025

Starting Date: Upon Hire (tryouts during May 2024 before school ends)

Salary: Based upon HCSS coaching pay scale

 

Application Period Closes: April 11 - April 30, 2024 (OR UNTIL FILLED)

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All applications should be submitted to: Principal & AD but mailed if not able to get it to the

school

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Avenue

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Ashley Totty, EHMS Principal ashley.totty@hickmank12.org

Tara Rhea, EHMS Athletic Director tara.rhea@hickmank12.org

Job Title: Cheer Coach (shared position)

 

Location: HCMS

 

Job Responsibilities:

Overview: The Middle School Cheerleading Coach will be responsible for fostering a positive and inclusive cheerleading program for students in grades 6-8. This position will be shared with another coach to ensure collaboration, support, and the effective management of responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  1. Team Management: a. Plan and conduct regular cheerleading practices for grades 6-8. b. Develop and implement age-appropriate routines and cheers. c. Foster teamwork, sportsmanship, and a positive team culture. d. Organize team-building activities to strengthen team cohesion.

  2. Skill Development: a. Instruct and mentor cheerleaders in proper techniques and skills. b. Provide individualized feedback and support for skill improvement. c. Coordinate with the other coach to ensure a well-rounded skill development program.

  3. Game Day Preparation: a. Coordinate cheerleading performances for school sports events. b. Plan and organize routines for pep rallies and other school-related functions. c. Ensure cheerleaders are well-prepared for public performances.

  4. Communication: a. Communicate effectively with students, parents, school administrators, and the other coach. b. Distribute information regarding practice schedules, events, and team updates. c. Collaborate with the other coach to maintain consistent communication.

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This position is designed to be a collaborative effort between two coaches who share the responsibilities outlined above. Both coaches are expected to work together to create a positive and enriching cheerleading experience for middle school students.

 

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

* High School Diploma

* Experience as a coach and/or cheerleader

 

Hours:

TBD

 

Contract Period:

2024-2025 School Year

Starting Date:

Summer of 2024

 

Salary: 

HCBOE Salary Schedule (shared supplement)


Application Period:

Open until filled. 

 

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

 

All Application should be mailed to:

Tony Roder

1639 Bulldog Blvd.

Centerville, TN 37033

 

For more Information Contact:

Tony Roder

tony.roder@hickmank12.org

or Tina Thigpen

tina.thigpen@hickmank12.org

Job Title:  Boy’s Head Basketball Coach


Location: Hickman County Middle School


Job Responsibilities:

Plan and conduct regular practices to develop players’ skills, teamwork, and understanding of the game.

Organize and lead team meetings to discuss strategy, game plans, and player development goals.

Select and coordinate team schedules for games, tournaments, and practices in collaboration with the athletic director. 

Provide guidance and mentorship to players, fostering a positive and supportive team culture. 

Teach and enforce sportsmanship, respect, and discipline both on and off the court.

Evaluate players’ performance and progress, providing constructive feedback and personalized coaching.

Collaborate with assistant coaches and other staff members to ensure smooth operations of the basketball program.

Communicate regularly with players, parents, and school administrators regarding team updates, schedules, and expectations.

Ensure compliance with school policies, league regulations, and safety protocols during practices and games. 

Attend 2-3 nearby basketball camps in the summer for players to maintain and improve their skills during the offseason.

Stay in communication with returning players and their families to provide updates on summer activities and upcoming season preparations.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

Certified Teacher (preferred) or High School Diploma

Hours:

Practice Hours will be determined at a later date.


Contract Period:

2024-2025 Hickman County School System Academic Calendar

Starting Date:  Summer 2024

Salary:  HCBOE Salary Supplement Schedule

 Application Period:  Open until position is filled


Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn:  Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Ave.

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Tina Thigpen

tina.thigpen@hickmank12.org

(931) 729-4234


Job Title:  Girl’s Assistant Basketball Coach

Location:  Hickman County Middle School

Job Responsibilities:

  1.  Assist the head coach in planning, organizing, and conducting basketball practices.

  2. Provide individualized coaching and skill development sessions for players, focusing on fundamental skills such as dribbling, shooting, passing, and defense.

  3. Help create and implement game strategies and tactics tailored to the team’s strengths and weaknesses.

  4. Support the head coach in managing team dynamics, fostering teamwork, and promoting a positive team culture.

  5. Assist in scouting opponents and analyzing game footage to prepare the team for upcoming games. 

  6. Supervise and provide guidance to players during games, offering constructive feedback and encouragement.

  7. Assist with player conditioning and injury prevention programs, ensuring the safety and well-being of all players.

  8. Collaborate with other coaching staff, school administrators, and parents to ensure effective communication and support for the team.

  9. Serve as a role model for players, demonstrating sportsmanship, integrity, and respect on and off the court.

  10. Assist with equipment inventory and maintenance, ensuring that all necessary gear is available and in good condition for practices and games.

  11. Perform any other duties assigned by the head coach or school administration to support the success of the basketball program.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:

High School Diploma or Hickman County School District Employee (preferred)

Hours:  TBD

Contract Period:  2024-2025 Academic School Year

Starting Date:  Summer 2024 (dates to be determined)

Salary:  Hickman County Board of Education Supplement Salary Scale

 Application Period:   Open until Filled 


Application Process:   

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Avenue

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Ron Puckett

ron.puckett@hickmank12.org

(931) 729-4234

Job Title: Math Teacher 9-12
Location:  East Hickman High School
Job Responsibilities:  Teacher will be responsible for teaching Algebra I, Geometry, and Algebra II.
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: TN Math Teaching License
Hours:  7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Contract Period:  July 2023-May 2024
Starting Date:   July 27th, 2023
Salary: See Teacher Pay Scale
Application Period: Until filled

Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

Applications should be mailed to:
Hickman County Board of Education
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Avenue
Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:
Colin Henson, EHHS Principal
colin.henson@hickmank12.org
931-670-1366

Job Title: Certified Teacher (Math, ELA, Science, and US History will be considered)
Location: East Hickman High School
Job Responsibilities: Teaching the TN State Standards of the teachers assigned classes.
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Licensed TN Teacher
Hours: 7:30 – 3:30
Contract Period: August 1, 2023 – May 20, 2024
Starting Date: Upon hire
Salary: According to the Hickman Co. Board of Education pay scale

Application Period: Until filled
Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:
Hickman Co. Board of Education
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Ave
Centerville, TN 37033

or Contact:

Colin Henson, Principal
East Hickman High School
7700 Highway 7
Lyles, TN 37098
colin.henson@hickmank12.org

Job Title:  Certified Spanish Teacher

Location:  East Hickman High School

Job Responsibilities:  Assist teacher and other duties assigned by the principal.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: GED or equivalent or high school diploma, also (Passing Para Pro Test Score or 2 year Associate's Degree required before hire date). Preferred candidates will be bilingual.

 

Hours:  7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Contract Period:  2023- 2024 School Year

Starting Date:   When Filled

Salary: Esser Hickman County Instructional Assistant Salary Schedule

Application Period: Until filled

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application (https://www.hickmank12.org/employmentopportunities)

Applications should be mailed to:

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Avenue

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Colin Henson, EHHS Principal

colin.henson@hickmank12.org

931-670-1366

Job Title:  Math Tutor
Location: Hickman Co. High School

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality academic math tutoring services based on TN State Standards
  • Guide and assist students with foundational math skills, problem solving, and test preparation
  • Provide quality classroom instruction in various math and related courses as a professional
  • Facilitate student learning through best practices
  • Work with math teachers in meeting student needs

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: High School Diploma with a strong background in math; successful passing of Paraprofessional examination or Associate’s Degree.
Hours: 7:30-3:30 PM
Contract Period: August 2023 – May 2024
Salary: See Hickman County Pay Scale
Application Period: Until filled

Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All application should be mailed to:
Hickman County Board of Education
Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Avenue
Centerville, TN  37033
931-729-3391, 2245

For more Information contact:
Ronnie Brewer, Principal
Hickman Co. High School
ronnie.brewer@hickmank12.org
931-729-2616

Job Title: Certified Teacher (Math, ELA, Science, and US History will be considered)
Location: Hickman Co. High School
Job Responsibilities: Teaching the TN State Standards of the teachers assigned classes.
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Licensed TN Teacher
Hours: 7:30 – 3:30
Contract Period: August 1, 2023 – May 20, 2024
Starting Date: Upon hire
Salary: According to the Hickman Co. Board of Education pay scale

Application Period: Until filled
Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:
Hickman Co. Board of Education
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Ave
Centerville, TN 37033

or Contact:

Ronnie Brewer, Principal
Hickman Co. High School
1645 Bulldog Boulevard
Centerville, TN 37033
ronnie.brewer@hickmank12.org

Job Title: Music/Choir Teacher 


Job Responsibilities: 

The Music/Choir teacher will be expected to educate students about the fundamental concepts of music theory such as rhythm, melody, pitch, and tempo. Conduct exercises like vocalization, harmonizing, singing, and playing musical instruments. They may also lead rehearsals in preparation for the school’s musical performances. 

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Licensed TN Teacher
Hours: 7:30 – 3:30
Contract Period: August 1, 2023 – May 20, 2024
Starting Date: Upon hire
Salary: According to the Hickman Co. Board of Education pay scale

Application Period: Until filled
Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Applications should be mailed to:
Hickman Co. Board of Education
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Ave
Centerville, TN 37033

or Contact:

Ronnie Brewer, Principal
Hickman Co. High School
1645 Bulldog Boulevard
Centerville, TN 37033
ronnie.brewer@hickmank12.org


Job Title:  Special Education Teacher
Location: Hickman Co. High School
Job Responsibilities:  Special Education Teacher responsibilities and others as assigned by Principal
Minimum Eligibility Requirements: TN Teachers License with Special Education Teaching endorsement
Hours:  7:30-3:30
Contract Period:   2023-2024 School Year
Salary:   Hickman County Schools Teacher Salary Schedule
Application Period:  until filled

Application Process:
Current System Employees: A Letter of Application

All Others: A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:
Hickman County Schools
Attn: Elaine Dean
115 Murphree Ave
Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:
Ronnie Brewer, Principal 
Hickman Co. High School 
931-729-2616
ronnie.brewer@hickmank12.org
or
Shelda Qualls, Special Programs Director
Hickman County Schools
931-729-3391, x. 2
shelda.qualls@hickmank12.org

Job Title:  Elevate Spanish Facilitator

Location:  Hickman Co. High School

Job Responsibilities:  Assist teacher and other duties assigned by the principal.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: GED or equivalent or high school diploma, also (Passing Para Pro Test Score or 2 year Associate's Degree required before hire date). Preferred candidates will be bilingual.

 

Hours:  7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Contract Period:  2023- 2024 School Year

Starting Date:   When Filled

Salary: Esser Hickman County Instructional Assistant Salary Schedule

Application Period: Until filled

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application (https://www.hickmank12.org/employmentopportunities)

Applications should be mailed to:

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Avenue

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Ronnie Brewer, HCHS Principal

ronnie.brewer@hickmank12.org

931-729-2616

Job Title: Speech-Language Pathologist

Location: TBD

Job Responsibilities: Responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Speech-Language Teacher License

Hours: 7:30-3:30

Contract Period: Full Time Position

Starting Date: 2024-2025 School Year

Salary: Salary scale for Certified Teachers or Speech Language Pathologists (as appropriate for license type)

Application Period: When filled

Application Process:

Current System Employees: A Letter of Application

All Others: A Hickman County School System Teacher Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Schools

Attn: Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Ave

Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact:

Shelda Qualls

Phone: 931-729-3391, x. 2

Email: shelda.qualls@hickmank12.org

 

Job Title: ESL Teacher        

 

Location:  multiple schools

 

Job Responsibilities:  Teacher will be responsible for providing ESL Instruction to students, writing Individual Learning Plans, and other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor

 

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Tennessee teaching license with ESL endorsement

 

Hours:  Part-time position (less than 10 hours per week)

Contract Period:  2023-2024 School Year

Starting Date:   Until filled

 

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

 

All Application should be mailed to:

Hickman County Board of Education

Attn:  Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Avenue

Centerville, Tennessee  37033

 

For more Information Contact:

Julia Thomasson, Federal Programs Director

Julia.thomasson@hickmank12.org

Phone:  931-729-3391, ext. 2230


Job Title: Speech – Language Pathologist                          

 

Location:  Hickman County Schools

 

Job Responsibilities:  Responsibilities as assigned by Supervisor.

 

Minimum Eligibility Requirements: Speech-Language Teacher License

 

Hours:  7:30-3:30

 

Contract Period:     Remainder of 2023-2024 School Year

Starting Date:   ASAP

 

Salary: 2023-2024 SLP Salary Schedule

 

Application Period:   Until position is filled

 

Application Process:

A Hickman County School System Employment Application

 

All Applications should be mailed to:

Hickman County Schools

Attn: Shelda Qualls

115 Murphree Ave

Centerville, TN 37033

or email: shelda.qualls@hickmank12.org     

 

For more Information Contact:

 

Shelda Qualls

931-729-3391 ext 2

Shelda.qualls@hickmank12.org

 

Jennifer Hudgins

931-729-2212

Jennifer.hudgins@hickmank12.org

We are currently in search of Full Time Route and Substitute drivers for the Hickman County School System.

Responsibilities:
To safely drive and transport our students of Hickman County

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
Class B CDL with P & S endorsements, not required.  We will train and assist you through getting your license.

Pay is subject to experience.

Application Process:
A Hickman County School System Bus Drivers Application can be obtained at the Hickman County Board of Education or at the Bus Garage.

If you’d like more information please contact Steven George, Director of Transportation, at 931-729-3391 x 3, or at steven.george@hickmank12.org

Job Title: Food Service: Cafeteria
Location: Centerville Schools
Job Responsibilities:  General Kitchen Duties.  Prepare breakfast, lunch and snacks for students.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:
Hours:
Contract Period:
Starting Date:   July 25, 2022
Salary: Application Period:  District Payscale

Application Process: Please bring application to Hickman County Board of Education.  115 Murphree Ave. Centerville, TN 37033 or call Sharon Burns: 931-729-3391 ext. 2235
A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be mailed to: 115 Murphree Ave, Centerville, TN 37033

For more Information Contact: Sharon Burns: 931-729-3391 ext. 2235.   sharon.burns@hickmank12.org

ob Title: Sub School Nurse

Location: Varies

Job Responsibilities:  Implement individual student health plans as submitted by physicians.   Promote daily student health at the school and district level. Assess students for illness and accidents as needed.   Cooperate with families to encourage and promote good health practices.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements:  TN Nursing License, Licensed Practical Nurse or  Registered Nurse.  Experience with children in the medical field.

Hours:  7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Starting Date:   As soon as possible 

Salary:  $100/day

Application Period: Until Filled

Application Process:

Current System Employees: A Letter of Application

All Others: A Hickman County School System Employment Application

All Application should be emailed to:

Hickman County Schools

Elaine Dean

115 Murphree Ave

Centerville, TN 37033

 

For more Information Contact:

Kara Hobbs, Coordinated School Health Director

kara.hobbs@hickmank12.org

(931) 729-7300

All positions except those posted under Current Job Openings are filled.

The Hickman County School System will accept applications at any time for possible vacancies in the following areas:

PreK – 8 Instructors
9 – 12 Instructors
Guidance Counselor
Librarian

Vocational Instructors:
Agriculture
Family and Consumer Science
Auto Mechanics
Building Trades
Health Occupations
Cosmetology

Support Staff Positions:
Teacher’s Assistant
School Bookkeeper/Secretary
School Bus Driver
Cafeteria
Maintenance Mechanic
Security

Applications may be picked up at the Superintendent’s Office, 115 Murphree Avenue, Centerville or obtained from our website.

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