Classified Positions

Last Updated: 3/10/2021 9:49 PM

Thank you for your interest in employment with Jefferson City Schools. Our school system has four schools:

Jefferson Elementary School (Grades PreK-2)
Jefferson Academy (Grades 3-5)
Jefferson Middle School (Grades 6-8)
and Jefferson High School (Grades 9-12)

Please visit to obtain a list of positions and apply for certified job vacancies.

Classified Application

Our primary goal is to hire outstanding educators and support staff for our students. The Board recognizes that quality education can only be accomplished when highly competent personnel are recruited and employed in the system. Employment with Jefferson City Schools requires a criminal history background check. Bring a money order for $48.25 payable to Jefferson City Schools to the Board of Education located at 345 Storey Lane, Jefferson, Georgia 30549.

 The school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or sex in its employment practices. If you have questions regarding employment or the application process, please contact the Human Resources Office at 706-367-2782.

Paraprofessional Requirements

In Georgia, a paraprofessional employed by a Georgia LEA, must meet one of the following requirements:

  1. Degree - Hold an associate's degree or higher in any subject from a Georgia Professional Standards Commission (GaPSC)-accepted accredited institution; OR

  2. Coursework - Have completed two (2) years of college coursework (sixty [60] semester hours), at a grade of (C) or higher at a GaPSC- accepted accredited institution; OR

  3. State Approved Assessment - Have passed the GACE Paraprofessional Assessment. If eligibility is established through the assessment, the applicant must also hold a minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent.

  4. *All LEA paraprofessionals must hold a Clearance certificate



Current Positions

Position Title: School Nutrition Manager

Grade Level(s): PreK-2

School: Jefferson Elementary School

Number of Vacancies: 1

School nutrition management position available at Jefferson Elementary School to work in the cafeteria and kitchen; interested candidates should contact Mrs. Sue Perry, School Nutrition Director, at 706-367-2546 or

Date Posted: 3/10/2021

Position Title: School Nutrition Substitute

Grade Level(s): K-12

School: All Schools

Number of Vacancies: Multiple

School nutrition substitute positions available at all school levels to work in the cafeterias and kitchens; interested candidates should contact Mrs. Sue Perry, School Nutrition Director, at 706-367-2546 or

Date Posted: 10/28/2020

Position Title: Substitute Bus Driver

Grade Level(s): Multiple

School: Jefferson City Schools

Number of Vacancies: 1

Substitute Bus Driver position available - interested candidates should contact Mr. Rodney Lackey, JCS Transportation Director, at 706-367-1787 or

Date Posted: 10/25/2017