On Wednesday, July 24th there will be a mandatory training for anyone who would like to be placed on the Substitute List for the 2019-20 School Year.  This training is required each year for all substitutes.  It will be from 9am-12pm at the Hancock County Elementary School Library.  For more information about becoming a Substitute, click here.  Applications are available below.

Communities In Schools

ACEs Counselor

In response to the limited mental health resources in Hancock County, the Hancock County School System is seeking qualified applicants for an ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Counselor position within our school system for the 2019-2020 school year. This position will serve Hancock County’s student body, offering more intensive interventions and responses than can be provided in a classroom setting. Additionally, the ACEs Counselor will work collaborating partners to increase community awareness and support of trauma sensitive care. The position is guaranteed for one year with the possibility to renew for an additional 3 years. 


Salary: $35,600 – $40,000 


· Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, Social Work, Education, or related field.

· Minimum 3 years work experience

· Must be able to pass a background check

· Must be able to pass a drug test

· Proficient Technical/Computer Skills 

Additional Considerations:

· Experience or prior training of Trauma Informed Response with children

· Previous work experience within a school setting/serving school aged children

· Strong communication skills with students, parents, and school personnel

· Ability/experience with team leading

· Ability/experience with leading professional learning

· Understanding of available child services in our area 

Deadline to Apply: June 14, 2019 

Interested candidates should submit a resume, including three professional references, to: 

          Tony Seal, Director 

          PO Box 629 

          418 Harrison Street 

          Sneedville, TN 37869 


Food Service Supervisor

The applicant shall hold a bachelor’s degree and must be a licensed educator or have completed at least 18 semester hours in education, psychology, or sociology. 

The applicant must complete 12 semester hours including coursework in each of the following: 

  • Personnel management
  • Nutrition
  • Accounting, cost analysis, or financial management of food systems 
  • Spreadsheet applications

The applicant must also complete one of the following: 

  • a field experience of 6 semester hours, or 
  • a professional experience—supervised by a licensed school food service supervisor—of at least 120 clock hours including the following areas: procurement, quantity of foods, design and layout, and sanitation and food safety