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    Job Postings and Online Application Link
    Click Here (Then on All Jobs) to view all open Administrative, Click Here (then on All Jobs) to view all open Certified, and  Click Here (then on All Jobs) to view all open Classified positions, and to complete the online application through Teach in Alabama. All applications must be completed online. To view all open positions, click the links under "Available Jobs," and then filter by school district. We are in District 7 - Tuscaloosa County.
    Certified positions require a valid Alabama Professional Educator Certificate or eligibility for certification through another pathway. These positions include teachers, counselors, library media specialists, instructional coaches.
    Classified positions are support positions and include positions in maintenance, custodial, clerical, transportation, and child nutrition.
    Current employees may submit a transfer request along with a resume to apply for a transfer. 
    For assistance in submitting your application, please call (205) 342-2719. 
    Substitute and Part-Time Employment
    The SubFinder System is a 24-hour automated service used by the Tuscaloosa County School System for substitutes.  Contact Kim Cooper at 205-342-2763 or khcooper@tcss.net for information concerning substituting in the Tuscaloosa County Schools.  Hours for the SubFinder office are 7:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Visit this page to apply online for Substitute Teaching, Nurse Substitute, CNP Substitute and Custodial Substitute positions. Please note that only applicants that meet Tuscaloosa County Schools' requirements as a substitute will be notified and scheduled for the Substitute Orientation.

    PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT - Part-time employees are limited to less than 20 hours per week and are not eligible to receive benefits.

    SUBSTITUTE EMPLOYMENT - Substitutes are not eligible to receive benefits.







    Non-Degree Substitute


    Bus Driver Substitute


    *Extended Non-Degree Substitute


    CNP Substitute


    4 Year Degree Substitute


    CNP Substitute with Sanitation  Certification **


    *Extended Degree Substitute

    See Note Below



    1.  Retired Tuscaloosa County School System Certified Teacher/Administrator.

    2.  Former certified employee with 25 years or more teaching experience in the Tuscaloosa County School System and left in good standing.


    In-School Intervention Monitor – 4 Year Degree Substitute*


    In-School Intervention Monitor – Non-Degree Substitute*


    Retired Tuscaloosa County School System Classified Employee Non-Degree Substitute


    Bus Para-Educator


    Retired Tuscaloosa County School System Classified Employee 4 year Degree Substitute


    LPN ***

    $15.00 per hour

    Para-Educator (Clerical/PE/Special)


    School Secretary/Bookkeeper



    $10.00 per hour

    For Certified Teacher and In-School Intervention Monitor Extended Vacancies – Upon recommendation of the principal, a substitute who holds a valid Alabama Teacher’s Certificate or has completed requirements for a teacher’s certificate or holds a teacher’s certificate from another state or has a bachelor’s degree in a related field will be paid $150.00 per day - regardless of rank, certification type, or experience – beginning with the 21st day of continuous substituting and continuing as long as the person is substituting for the same certified teacher/ISI Monitor. The higher rate will be retroactive to the 1st day of the extended vacancy. Degreed substitute teachers who substitute more than 60 school days for the same certified teacher/ISI Monitor will receive $205.00 per day beginning on the 61st school day, but this higher rate will not be retroactive. Supplemental Long-Term Substitutes are not eligible for this increase in pay.

    Retroactive pay to equal $65.00 per day for Extended Non-Degree Substitutes will be given for continuous long-term employment to a substitute teacher working for an individual teacher or In-School Intervention Monitor for an extended period (at least 20 consecutive school days). It is recommended that a certified/degreed substitute be used for extended period substitution.

    Subtitutes receive no benefits and do not accrue leave.

    **CNP substitutes work 5 hours per day. To qualify as an experienced CNP substitute, the employee must have completed one year of employment as either a substitute or a full-time worker in the CNP program and have completed a sanitation workshop.

     Certified employees reimbursing the System for a personal leave day will be charged $60.00 per day.

     Classified employees reimbursing the System for a personal leave day will be charged $49.00 per day.

    ***Must hold a current License as a LPN.