Preparing all students for success in learning, leadership, and life.
Our District will be the premier school district attracting a diverse student population and effective teachers, leaders, and staff all committed to excellence.
Memphis-Shelby County Schools is Tennessee’s largest public school district and is among the 25 largest public school districts in the United States. Formerly comprised of two smaller districts, Memphis City Schools and Shelby County Schools, SCS serves over 100,000 students in more than 200 schools. We are the second largest employer in Memphis-Shelby County with over 14,000 employees, including 6,500 teachers. Through our strategic plan, Destination 2025, we are committed to working toward three goals: 80 percent of students are college or career ready, 90 percent of seniors graduate on time and 100 percent of graduates will enroll in a post-secondary opportunity. To reach these goals, SCS has placed a strong emphasis in five high-leverage areas: early literacy, improvement of post-secondary readiness, developing strong teachers, leaders and support staff, expanding high quality school options and working closely with families and community partners to support our schools. SCS partners with almost 3,900 volunteers and 1,100 total school adopters and community partners to help impact student achievement.
Internal-Instructional PositionsIf you are a current instructional employee of Shelby County Schools, please apply to instructional opportunities via the internal instructional job board. You will be required to login to your account prior to gaining access to the internal job board. If you are a current employee and do not have an account, you will be required to create an instructional profile.
Instructional PositionsLead our students as a teacher, counselor or librarian! Before applying for a position at one of our schools, please create a profile. You will receive an email within 48 business hours outlining your next steps.
School-Based Support Positions
Contribute to a school-based team as an education assistant, clerical staff member, nutrition tech, bilingual mentor, instructional facilitator, professional learning coach, assistant principal or principal.
Central Office Positions
Support multiple schools through Central Office positions including Accounting, Information Technology, Psychology, Nursing, or Human Resources.