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Employment Opportunities Available With Polk County Public Schools

May 10, 2016

Polk County Public Schools has vacancies for school bus driver, custodial and food nutrition positions.

Those interested in learning more about these positions and their requirements can attend two job fairs this month.

The west area fair will take place on Saturday, May 14 at Highlands Grove Elementary, 4510 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland. The east area fair will take place on Saturday, May 21 at Ridge Community High, 500 Orchid Drive, Davenport.

Both fairs will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

These job fairs will also be used to recruit new teachers. Prospective teachers are required to register in advance and complete an employment application online at Late registration is still being accepted for teacher applicants who hold a certificate in math, science, reading, English, Elementary K-6, and exceptional student education.

Late registration for those interested in teaching positions closes May 11 at 5 p.m. No additional registrations will be accepted after 5 p.m.

For more information on teacher recruitment, contact Rugina Castillo at