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  • 200 Daniel Boone Dr, Barbourville, KY 40906
  • communications@knox.kyschools.us
  • Employment

    The Knox County Public Schools are a great place to learn and a great place to work!    From bus drivers to classroom teachers, we all play an important and active role in preparing Knox County’s future leaders.

    Online Application System

    The Knox County Public Schools utilize the Talent Ed online application system.  All positions are posted through Talent Ed.  Paper applications are not accepted.  All hiring officials have access to Talent Ed for positions that report to them and will immediately be able to view your application once it is completed.

    Search and Apply for KCPS Jobs 


    Prior to Employment

    Prior to being hired, candidates for employment are required to visit the Central Office to obtain and pay for background check and drug screening information. Your application will not be considered complete until a background check and drug screening is received. This information can be obtained Monday – Friday, 8am to 4pm, at 200 Daniel Boone Drive, Barbourville, KY.

    All substitute applicants must complete a background check and drug screening check before their application will be finalized and hire approved.

    New Employee Training

    All new employees to the Knox County Public Schools must complete online training through the district’s iLearn system.  Acknowledgement of the employee code of conduct and training on district and state required content must be completed within thirty (30) days of the start date.