Darlington County School District recruits high quality teachers.
Join our team!

Applying for a Teaching Position

To apply for a teaching position in Darlington County, please complete an online application on our district website!  Instructions for applying are below. 

The SC Teacher Application System, CERRA (Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, & Advancement), is also still available to us if you already have an application uploaded.  Contact the Recruitment Office if you have an application on CERRA. 

How to Apply

1. Access our vacancies at

2. Click "Apply" next to the position of your choice. 

3. Create an application profile.    

Out-of-State Certificates
If you have an out-of-state license, a copy of your out-of-state teaching certificate(s) should be included with your employment application.  If already certified in South Carolina or South Carolina certification is in the process of being obtained, we will review this information under your certification profile with the SC Department of Education. If applicant has married since securing certification, applicant should apply for a certificate name change as soon as possible. 

South Carolina Educator Licensure

For questions regarding South Carolina educator licensure, visit the SC Department of Education website.

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.

Contact Us!

Mailing Address:
Recruitment Office
120 E Smith Avenue
Darlington, SC 29532

C. Matthew Ferguson
Director of Personnel
Ph 843-398-5100
Fax 843-398-5006

Jessi Childs
Recruitment Office Assistant
Ph 843-398-2301 


revised 7/2019