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Human Resource Services
P.O. Box 391
Bartow FL 33830

Phone: (863) 534-0781
Fax: (863) 534-0737

Additional Info

Paraeducators

Applicants seeking Paraeducator positions must have earned either an Associate's Degree or accrued 60 college / university semester hours from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning, or have a passing score of 464 on the ParaPro Assessment Test.

To Apply for a Job

  1. Complete and submit an online application using the Applicant Registration System.
  2. While still in the Applicant Registration System, find the position using the job browser and click "Apply".

AFSCME Employees

Current AFSCME employees interested in applying for a position posted online must complete and submit a Bid/Transfer Form to fulfill the requirements of the application process.

Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Athletic Coach - Soccer 50053985 Lake Gibson Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
9/16/2014

Reports to:
Tami Dawson, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
JV Boys Head Soccer Coach
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Athletic Coach - Football 50053982 Lake Gibson Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
2/25/2015

Reports to:
Tami Dawson, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Offensive Line Coach
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Athletic Coach - Wrestling 50054007 Lake Region High Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
4/8/2015

Reports to:
Joel Mcguire, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Head Wrestling Coach
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Athletic Coach - Cross Country 50054012 Lakeland High Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
8/18/2014

Reports to:
Arthur Martinez, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Boys Head Coach - Cross Country
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Athletic Coach - Basketball 50054010 Lakeland High Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
1/21/2015

Reports to:
Arthur Martinez, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Head Girls Basketball Coach, supplement position. No teacher positions available at thsi time.
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Athletic Coach - Cheerleading 50054027 Mulberry Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
3/25/2015

Reports to:
Patricia Barnes, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Head Cheerleading Coach - Please send resumes to Robin Exum @ robin.exum@polk-fl.net or fax (863)701-1109
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Athletic Coach - Cheerleading 50054027 Mulberry Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
3/25/2015

Reports to:
Patricia Barnes, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Assistant Cheerleading Coach - Please send resumes to Robin Exum @ robin.exum@polk-fl.net or fax (863)701-1109
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Athletic Coach - Cheerleading 50054027 Mulberry Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
3/25/2015

Reports to:
Patricia Barnes, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
JV Cheerleading Coach - Please send resumes to Robin Exum @ robin.exum@polk-fl.net or fax (863)701-1109
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Athletic Coach - Football 50054059 Tenoroc Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
8/5/2014

Reports to:
Jason Looney, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Assistant Football Coach Contact Pam Lancaster, Athletic Director or Chris Davidson, Head Football Coach 614-9183.
Full Job Description

Athletic Coach - Football 50054059 Tenoroc Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
4/6/2015

Reports to:
Jason Looney, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Assistant Football Coach. Contact Ladreda Akins, Athletic Director, 863-614-9183.
Full Job Description

Athletic Coach - Golf 50054060 Tenoroc Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
4/6/2015

Reports to:
Jason Looney, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Girls Golf Coach. Contact Ladreda Akins, Athletic Director, 863-614-9183.
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Athletic Coach - Volleyball 50054066 Tenoroc Senior Non-Union Salary Grade N/AN/A10-month
Full-Time
4/6/2015

Reports to:
Jason Looney, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Head Volleyball Coach. Contact Ladreda Akins, Athletic Director, 863-614-9183.
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Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Migrant Home Sch Lia 50014512 Federal Programs MHSL11-month
Full-Time
4/28/2015

Reports to:
Jacqueline Bowen, Assoc Super, Chief Academic Officer, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
Position is based at Kingsford Ele. All applicants must complete an online application AND mail a letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of reference to: Maribel Ortega, Title I/Migrant Program Coordinator, PCSB, P.O. Box 391, Bartow, FL 33831 or send these items in an email to wanda.tyson@polk-fl.net. Bilingual preferred.
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Migrant Records Syst Op 50014521 Federal Programs MSO11-month
Full-Time
4/28/2015

Reports to:
Jacqueline Bowen, Assoc Super, Chief Academic Officer, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
Position will be based at the Polk County District Office in Bartow. All applicants must complete an online application AND mail a letter of interest, resume, and 2 letters of reference to Maribel Ortega, Title I/Migrant Coordinator, PCSB, P.O. Box 391, Bartow, FL 33831 or send these items in an email to wanda.tyson@polk-fl.net. Bilingual/biliterate preferred.
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The following posted custodial positions are "permanent" positions and may be filled by individuals who are already employees of the PCSB. Anyone who is not an employee of PCSB may apply for a substitute position and once hired and trained may bid on permanent positions. To become a substitute or for information simply go to the Polk County School Board web page, at www.polk-fl.net.

Once there, click the employment tab at the top of page. Then, on the left hand side, click the "on-line application" tab. Complete application. Once completed, you will receive a confirmation email stating your application has been received. Once you have received confirmation, you may then contact Custodial Services at 863-534-0721.

Current AFSCME employees interested in applying for a position posted online must complete and submit a Bid/Transfer Form to fulfill the requirements of the application process.

Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Custodian - Leadworker Night 50064433 Crystal Lake Elementary AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
5/4/2015

Reports to:
Bryan Kim, Asst Prin - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is an 8 hour Night Leadworker position
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Custodian - Day 50059907 Dr. N.E. Roberts Elementary AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
4/30/2015

Reports to:
Tonia Howe, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is an 8 hour day position
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Custodian - Leadworker Night 50004096 Jewett Middle Academy AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
Jacquelyn Moore, Principal - M/J, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is an 8 hour night position
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Custodian - Night Crew Foreman 50060106 Lake Alfred-Addair Middle Night Crew Foreman 112-month
Full-Time
5/4/2015

Reports to:
Linda Ray, Principal - M/J, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a Night Crew Foreman position
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Custodian - Night 50029006 Lakeland High Night Custodian12-month
Full-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
Arthur Martinez, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is an 8 hour night position
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Custodian - Night 50002763 Lakeland High Night Custodian12-month
Part-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
Arthur Martinez, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a 2 hour night position
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Custodian - Leadworker Night 50056546 Oscar J Pope Elementary AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
5/5/2015

Reports to:
Qvonda Birdsong, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a Night Leadworker position
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Custodian - Night 50043768 Rochelle School of the Arts Night Custodian12-month
Part-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
Tracy Nelson, Principal - M/J, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a 4 hour night position
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Custodian - Night 50014416 Sikes Elementary Night Custodian12-month
Part-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
Kerry Chapman, Acting Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a 6 hour position, split 4 hours at Sikes El and 2 hours at Medulla
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Custodian - Leadworker Night 50055579 Wahneta Elementary AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
5/4/2015

Reports to:
William Riker, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
This is a night Leadworker position
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Current AFSCME employees interested in applying for a position posted online must complete and submit a Bid/Transfer Form to fulfill the requirements of the application process.

Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Utility Mechanic 50066384 Maintenance Svcs - LW9 Shop AFSCME Cust/Maint/Veh Svcs12-month
Full-Time
5/4/2015

Reports to:
Gerald Peavy, Senior Coordinator - Maintenance Svcs, Facilities - Operations Division

Notes:
Position will be at LW9 Shop (Lake Wales). After filling out on-line application or AFSCME Bid/Transfer Form, you MUST contact either Melissa McMillan or Rory Luce and fax a certified copy of your Lifetime Driving Record from the DMV or Clerk of Courts (Online Records will NOT be accepted), a copy of High School Diploma or GED and any other documents that you would like for us to review. Contacts: Melissa McMillan (863) 534-0610, Rory Luce (863) 534-7895, Fax (863) 519-4776
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Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Para - ESE Self Cont 50064882 Alta Vista Elementary PA0310-month
Full-Time
10/13/2014

Reports to:
Deneece Sharp, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Self Cont 50014622 B.E.S.T. PA0310-month
Full-Time
9/30/2014

Reports to:
Brett Butler, Director - Discipline, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Student Specific 50066350 Bartow Elementary Academy PA0310-month
Full-Time
4/29/2015

Reports to:
April Campbell, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - LPN 50065270 Bartow Senior PA0910-month
Full-Time
12/5/2014

Reports to:
Betty Clemons, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

*Para - ESE Pre-K 50065941 Caldwell Elementary PA0310-month
Full-Time
3/13/2015

Reports to:
Deron Williams, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Self Cont 50040199 Dr. N.E. Roberts Elementary PA0310-month
Full-Time
3/19/2015

Reports to:
Tonia Howe, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - Ed Sn Lg Int Entry Level 50064832 Exceptional Student Ed SL0010-month
Full-Time
9/30/2014

Reports to:
Teri Crace, Senior Manager - ESE - Area, Learning Support Division

Notes:
Sign Language Interpreter
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Para - ESE Cluster 50021787 Exceptional Student Ed PA0210-month
Full-Time
1/9/2015

Reports to:
Teri Bronson, Senior Manager - ESE - Area, Learning Support Division

Notes:
The SE Region includes Bartow, Highland City, Alturas, Ft. Meade, Eagle Lk, Snively, Wahneta, Chain of Lakes, Lk Wales and Frostproof. To learn more about this position, please call Kim Boone or Teri Bronson at 863-534-7480.
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Basic (PACE) 50064333 Exceptional Student Ed PA0210-month
Full-Time
3/23/2015

Reports to:
David Wood, Senior Manager - ESE - Area, Learning Support Division

Notes:
This position works with elementary students in a program located at Winter Haven Behavioral Health, assisting the teacher with academics, record keeping, student supervision and other general paraeducator duties.
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Para - ESOL 50042054 Gibbons Street Elem PA0110-month
Full-Time
1/21/2015

Reports to:
Michelle Browning, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Learning Ctr 50038379 Jean O'Dell Learning Center PA0410-month
Full-Time
4/15/2015

Reports to:
April Sumner, Principal - Elem, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - Network Manager 50011173 Kathleen Elementary PA08-1111-month
Full-Time
3/18/2015

Reports to:
Lana Tatom, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESOL 50034190 Kathleen Senior PA0110-month
Full-Time
4/6/2015

Reports to:
Ernest Joe Jr, Senior Director - Equity & Diversity Mgt, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESE Student Specific 50066054 Lakeland High PA0310-month
Full-Time
3/12/2015

Reports to:
Arthur Martinez, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - LPN 50065459 Oscar J Pope Elementary PA0910-month
Full-Time
2/5/2015

Reports to:
Qvonda Birdsong, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - LPN 50040085 Polk City Elementary PA0910-month
Full-Time
4/13/2015

Reports to:
Jennifer Erb Hancock, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - Ed Sn Lg Int Entry Level 50061510 Roosevelt Academy SL0010-month
Full-Time
4/15/2015

Reports to:
Debra Edwards, Principal - M/J, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
This position is for an interpreter for students who are Deaf/Hard of Hearing. Please do not apply if you do not know sign language.
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Para - TTI E 50052834 Wahneta Elementary PA0110-month
Full-Time
2/27/2015

Reports to:
William Riker, Principal - Elem, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
Full Job Description

Para - ESOL 50046854 Winter Haven Senior PA0110-month
Full-Time
8/13/2014

Reports to:
Gina Williams, Principal - SH, Deputy Superintendent Division

Notes:
The person must be able to speak Haitian Creole.
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Job TitlePositionSchool or Dept.Salary GradeScheduleExpires 
Occupational Therapist 50040397 Exceptional Student Ed Non-Union Salary Grade SG1910-month
Full-Time
1/15/2014

Reports to:
Teri Crace, Senior Manager - ESE - Area, Learning Support Division

Notes:
Contact Teri Crace at 534-0930. 2014-15 salary placement in the Teacher Collective Bargaining Agreement is currently being negotiated.
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Coor - Science / English Lang Learners 50066356 K-12 Science - Admin Non-Union Salary Grade SG1912-month
Full-Time
4/28/2015

Reports to:
Jacquelyn Speake, Senior Director - K-12 Science Accel Prg, Associate Superintendent Teach & Learn Division

Notes:
Applicants must complete the online employment application and submit a resume and 3 letters of reference via emailed attachments to Elizabeth Warren (elizabeth.warren@polk-fl.net) on/by April 30, 2015
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Senior Analyst - Media Relations 50024078 Public Relations & Strategic Partnership Non-Union Salary Grade SG1912-month
Full-Time
5/1/2015

Reports to:
Jason Geary, Acting Senior Coor - Media Relations, Superintendent's Office Division

Notes:
Experience with news media and crisis communications required. Position creates and disseminates public information. Exceptional verbal and writing skills required. Experience creating new releases and/or news stories required. Expertise with social media preferred. Minimum of five years' experience in Journalism, Broadcast or Public Relations and working with the news media required; seven years' experience preferred. Complete online application and send resume to jason.geary@polk-fl.net.
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Senior Coordinator - Tchr Cert / SubTchr 50040362 Recruitment & Educator Quality Non-Union Salary Grade SG2012-month
Full-Time
5/1/2015

Reports to:
Annissa Brockington Wilfalk, Director - Recruitment & Ed Quality, Human Resource Services Division

Notes:
Please complete and submit an online application. Submit your resume, two performance-related reference letters, and a cover letter detailing how your experience relates to the position. Send the required documentation inclusive of all components by fax or email to Annissa B. Wilfalk, Director of Recruitment & Educator Quality. No phone calls please.
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Sr Coor - Recruiting 50040139 Recruitment & Educator Quality Non-Union Salary Grade SG2012-month
Full-Time
5/1/2015

Reports to:
Annissa Brockington Wilfalk, Director - Recruitment & Ed Quality, Human Resource Services Division

Notes:
Please complete and submit an online employment application. Send a resume, a cover letter detailing your recruitment-related experience, and a 1-page promotional flyer that encourages applicants to join the Polk County Schools family. Please submit all required documentation by email annissa.wilfalk@polk-fl.net or fax (863-534-0737) to Annissa B. Wilfalk, Director of Recruitment & Educator Quality. No phone calls please. Bilingual skills a plus.
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School Nutrition Manager, Intern 50001661 School Nutrition Non-Union Salary Grade N/A10-month
Full-Time
4/30/2015

Reports to:
Jenna Kaczmarski, Coordinator - School Nutrition Program, Associate Superintendent Operations Division

Notes:
All applicants must complete an online application, provide a resume and three letters of reference to Jenna Kaczmarski at P. O. Box 391, Bartow, FL 33831 by the May 1, 2015 deadline.
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Veteran's Preference

Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, sets forth certain requirements for public employers to accord preferences, in appointment, retention and promotion, to certain veterans and spouses of veterans who are Florida residents. All Veterans requesting Veteran’s preference must complete the form below titled, “Veteran’s Preference” and submit it, along with additional documentation such as DD Form 214, to the hiring administrator for each position for which s/he applies. Veterans Preference Form