Human Resources Department

As our school district prides itself in providing excellence in education for all students, the Kingsport City Schools Human Resources Department also strives to provide exceptional service in support of our students, staff, and community.

about kingsport city schools

Kingsport City Schools (KCS) is a public school district located in Kingsport, Tenn., serving students in Sullivan and Hawkins county. The district is comprised of 13 schools, including a Pre-K, eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school and a non-traditional school; with total enrollment over 7,700 students.The vision of Kingsport City Schools is to be, Inspire. Cultivate. Impact. 

KCS has been named the top school district in Tennessee as winner of the 2014 SCORE Prize District Award by the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) and has earned the 2014 Achievement Award in the annual Excellence in Tennessee Recognition Program by the Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence (TNPCE).


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Kingsport City Schools is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age or disability in the admission or access to, and participation or employment in, its programs and activities.

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Community Description: Offering a dynamic combination of pristine beauty and cutting-edge technology, the city of Kingsport is a beacon of hospitality in an increasingly impersonal world. Here, our business resources are as plentiful as the forested mountains that surround us, and our educational opportunities are as accessible as your next-door-neighbor. With a radiant smile, we welcome you to our fair city—a brilliant place to live, work and retire.  Visit the Kingsport Chamber of Commerce website for more information about our city.


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Kingsport City Schools requires an electronic application to be completed to be considered for open positions.
Click the Employment Page for employment inquiries and instructions for applicants.
Contact Us!
Kingsport City Schools
Human Resources Department
400 Clinchfield Street, Ste. 200
Kingsport, TN 37660
Ph: (423) 378.2100
Fax: (423) 378.2114