Employment With Oak Ridge Schools

Welcome to Oak Ridge Schools. This section is designed to provide information about staff positions available in our district.

Oak Ridge Schools serves over 4,400 students and employs nearly 800 staff members. The district emphasizes educational equity and promotes affirmative action and equal employment opportunity. The district’s policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, gender, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status or disability.

Persons who need an accommodation in order to participate in the selection process should make this request in advance.

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How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in Oak Ridge Schools. In order to be considered for employment with Oak Ridge Schools, first determine available positions and complete our online application. You must also answer the background questions in order for your application to receive consideration. Click on the Jobs Tab at the top of the application to view and apply for current open positions.


District Plan for Hiring ESL Teachers

Federal guidelines require that districts have a plan for assessing and documenting all ESL teachers’ proficiency in English. Districts must document English proficiency in all four domains of communication: listening, speaking, reading and writing.

In Oak Ridge, potential ESL teachers’ listening and speaking are assessed during the interview process. Reading is documented though the successful completion of an ESL endorsement. Writing is assessed through online questions that are part of the application process.


Executive Director of Human Resources
Dr. Christine Lee
Email: clee@ortn.edu

HR Specialist
Regina Dudley
Email: rkdudley@ortn.edu

Secretary
Wanda Stephens
Email: wsstephens@ortn.edu

Address: 304 New York Avenue, P.O. Box 6588, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Telephone: 865-425-9008
Fax: 865-425-9023