Current Teachers

The 2015 transfer period will be open from April 13 to May 8.

Who Can Apply

Teachers are eligible to participate in the transfer process if:

  • Teachers hold a full teaching certification (Apprentice or Professional)
  • Teachers hold a Transitional license.
    • Please click here to review your certification status on the Tennessee Department of Education’s Educator Licensure Information website
  • Teachers positions have been eliminated


Teachers are not eligible to participate in the transfer process if:

  • Teacher holds a teaching permit
  • Teacher is a current substitute
  • Teacher is undergoing  the non-reelection process


How to Apply

All teachers must create a new transfer application.

Submit an online certified transfer application here.

  • New positions will regularly post on a rolling basis throughout the transfer period.
  • Principals will review your application and resume and if interested, invite you for an interview.

If you are interested in classisified positions, you must submit a classified application. The classified transfer application can be found at by clicking on the "Careers" tab.  

The transfer period will close May 8, 2015 and at that time teachers will no longer be able apply for a transfer.


After You Apply

  • If you are selected for a position, you and the principal will complete an electronic a recommendation form and Human Resources will confirm your transfer, effective August 2015.
  • If you have not been excessed and are not selected for a position by May 8, you will remain in your current position at your current location.
  • If you are an excessed teacher and you do not secure a position May 8, you will be given additional opportunities to interview for positions prior to the first day of schooll.