Requirements for Teaching Applications

Thank you for your interest in applying for a position in the Wilson County School System.  All applicants must submit their application in order to be considered for any listed openings.

(In addition to the completed online application)

  • Resume
  • College Transcripts
  • Copy of Praxis or NTE scores
  • Copy of your Tennessee Teaching License (or a letter from your university stating that you have completed all requirements for licensure)
  • Highly Qualified documentation if you were deemed HQ in a state other than Tennessee

Please upload your electronic files (Microsoft Word, pdf) on the ATTACHMENTS page.  If your documents are not already in an electronic format, you should scan them to a file and upload them.  There is a computer and a scanner available in the lobby at the Wilson County Board of Education should you need one.

Applications will be reviewed for completion, eligibility requirements, academic standards, educational and work history, and system needs.  When a vacancy occurs, administrators will contact the most qualified applicants for interviews.  Principals will conduct the initial interviews and make a hiring recommendation to the Director of Schools.

Your application will be retained in active status for one year from the date of application.  During that year, you may add or update information to your application at any time.

Again, we appreciate your interest in the Wilson County School System and wish you the best of luck in your job search.

Please note:  Applicants applying for English as a Second Language positions will have English language skills assessed in all four domains:  reading, writing, speaking, and listening during the interview process.


Visit the state’s website for information, guidelines, and applications.