Employment Opportunities

Dare County Schools participates in E-Verify to electronically verify the employment eligibility of all its newly hired employees.  Below are posters that provide more information about the E-Verify system and 'Your Right To Work".

E-Verify Poster (English version)
E-Verify Poster (Spanish version)
Right To Work Poster (English version)
Right to Work Poster (Spanish version) 


Dare County Schools has launched a new employment application system.  The new North Carolina Schools Jobs, powered by TeacherMatch, provides an innovative way to streamline the hiring process.  Applicants will experience an enhanced, user-friendly system when applying for positions.  

NOTE: If you applied within the last six months using a paper application, you are encouraged to reapply using the Teacher Match Application System. 

To apply for career opportunities, open the link below: 

Dare County Schools Job Board - Click to search all vacant positions.  To apply for a position listed, click on the 'Actions/Apply' icon on the far right; then click on the green 'Apply' button; select option for a cover letter to be attached and click 'Continue'; then click the green 'Sign-up' button to create your user account and proceed with the application process.

Contact Shannon Twiddy, at (252) 480-8888 ext 1935 for any questions related to completing the application. 

Vacancies for the 2017-18 school year

Preschool Exceptional Children's Teacher - contact Dawn Edwards, 252-480-888
Part-time Homebound Teacher - contact Terry McGinnis, 252-480-888

School Psychologist - contact Dawn Edwards 252-480-888
School bus drivers and school bus monitors - contact Alex Chandler 252-473-3717
Substitute Teachers  Click here for info when the next Effective Teacher Training is scheduled
School Nutrition Substitutes - Complete and return the classified application (above)
Contact Kelleta Govan govanke@daretolearn.org/252-480-8888
After School Enrichment Program Substitutes - contact Marsha Riibner-Cady 252-216-8613 
Maintenance Mechanic III, Hatteras Island Schools - contact Russ Gurganus 252-480-8888 ext. 1913. Click here for a job description. 
Part-time Custodian - Contact MMS Principal Michael Sasscer 252-473-5549

Director of Innovation - Contact Dr. John Donlan, (252) 480-8888. Job description listed here.

Vacancies for the 2018-19 school year

High School Math Teachers
Career & Technical Education Teachers
Media Coordinator
Volleyball Coach
NC SIS Data Manager

Potential administrative positions: (Principal, Assistant Principal, District Administration) -- Contact Dr. John Donlan, (252) 480-8888 

Current employees of Dare County Schools seeking an administrative position should submit a letter of interest and updated resume to Dr. John Donlan, Director of Human Resources.


Interested Dare County Schools employees in Affordable Teacher Housing?
Locations in Kill Devil Hills and Buxton.

Inquire to Russ Gurganus, Facilities Director  252-480-8888


It is the policy of Dare County Schools to prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability or age in all programs and activities.

The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies:

Each may be contacted by mail - c/o Dare County Schools, PO Box 1508, Nags Head, NC 27959 and/or by phone (252) 480-8888.