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Join the TCS Team!!

Interested in a career in education? Want to make a positive difference in the lives of local school children while receiving competitive benefits? If so, Tuscaloosa City Schools is hiring!

From teachers to bus drivers to support personnel, TCS is looking for people to join our team. Come work for us.  

Positives about working for the Tuscaloosa City Schools:  

  • Pay is 3 percent higher than the average school system in Alabama. 
  • State retirement  
  • Free dental insurance at no cost for employees 
  • Extensive Blue Cross/ Blue Shield health insurance is available through PEEHIP.
  • Teachers work 10 months, off in summer, plus receive sick and personal leave. 
  • 12-month employees receive vacation, personal and sick leave. 
  • Additional cash incentives available for bus drivers 
  • TCS will help pay for college courses for those needing certification as well as the Praxis test. 
  • TCS provides extensive professional development, including classroom management training. 
  • Increase your salary by being an athletic coach or academic leader.   

Don’t have classroom experience or a degree in education? You could still be a teacher and have a fulfilling career as a teacher. Want to drive a school bus but don’t have your CDL? We can help you with that too!  

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Being a teacher is one of the most rewarding careers as you have the pleasure of preparing our children for the future. At TCS, we are looking for people who are full of energy, unfettered creativity, and want to make a difference in children’s lives every day. If this is you, come join TCS!