Darlington County School District strives to recruit high quality teachers.
Join our team!
Applying for a Teaching Position
To apply for a teaching position in Darlington County, you must complete an online application with the SC State Teacher Application System, CERRA (Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, & Advancement). To view our teaching vacancies for the current school year, click here!
How to Apply
1. Complete the teacher application online at www.cerra.org/application.aspx.
2. Include a minimum of three (3) professional references on your application.
Stated on the Cerra.org website:
"Important note: On Saturday, September 21st, 2013, CERRA
modified the Online Application to allow applicants to upload documents
to their application. These documents include transcripts (required),
letters of eligibility (for PACE, CATE, etc. candidates), and athletic
resumes (if an applicant wishes to be considered for a coaching
assignment). No other documents should be uploaded. CERRA no longer
accepts e-mails or hard copies of these documents."
Sending Additional Documents
You may send any additional documents, including a copy of your out-of-state certificate, resume, cover letter, reference letters, etc. to us by one of the following methods.
Attn: Jean McLellan
120 E Smith Avenue
Darlington, SC 29532
We will keep your information active for at least one year.
Already have a completed application on CERRA?
You can verify that we have access to your application by contacting us at email@example.com or by calling 843-398-2301. All applications remain active for one year. You may call us to reactivate your application if it has been longer than a year.
South Carolina Educator Licensure
For questions regarding South Carolina educator licensure, visit the SC Department of Education website.
Call Center Staff (for inquiries regarding licensure)
Available Monday - Friday 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
(excluding state holidays)
Local or out-of-state: (803) 896-0325
South Carolina toll free: (877) 885-5280
Click here to access the Educator Licensure webpage.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
The Darlington County School District will provide equal employment opportunities to otherwise qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, national origin, or genetic information.
N.E.T. Profit (Netting Excellent Teachers)
For current Darlington County School District employees, you are eligible to receive $100.00 if the certified teacher you refer to us is hired and remains in the district for a minimum of one year through the N.E.T. Profit Program. Refer to the guidelines and complete the form to participate in this program. Send completed referral forms to the Department of Human Resources.
If you have any questions, please contact: