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Employment Opportunities

Qualified applicants are invited to "register and apply" for the following openings using our online application website.  Closing dates are "until filled" unless otherwise noted. 

Note:  An approved background check form must be received from the VA State Police which takes approximately 4 weeks. Also, everyone must be approved by the School Board prior to anyone starting a position.

School Division

  • School Bus Drivers 
  • Part-Time School Nutrition Assistants
  • Note:  Positions for Assistants, Secretaries, Substitutes & Custodians 
    • Must have completed two years of college for teacher substitutes and teacher assistant substitutes.

Current job openings are listed below for upcoming school year:

  • Elementary Teachers (Division)
  • ESL Coach (Division - ESL Endorsement Required w/strong reading background)
  • Custodian Substitutes
  • Nursing Substitutes (RN required)
  • Spanish Substitutes (Fluent in English)
  • Teacher and Teacher Assistant Substitutes
  • Transportation Aides

 Harrisonburg High School  

  • Part-Time Athletics Custodian (approximately 5 hours per day, typically between 9-6:00 p.m. - dependent on weather and seasonal schedules)
  • JV Soccer Head Coach
  • Math Teacher (Hiring mid school year)
  • Wrestling Coach
  • Special Education Teacher Assistant

Keister Elementary School

  • No positions are available at this time.

Skyline Middle School

  • After School Program Group Leader (1 position)

Smithland Elementary School 

  • No positions are available at this time.

Spotswood Elementary School

  • No positions are available at this time.

 Stone Spring Elementary School

  • Teacher Assistant - Instruction

 Thomas Harrison Middle School 

  • After School Program Group Leaders (5 positions)
  • Part-Time French Teacher

 Waterman Elementary School

  • No positions are available at this time.

Interested and qualified candidates should "register and apply" for open positions on our on-line application website or contact the Human Resources Department at:

One Court Square
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
phone (540) 434-9916
fax (540) 434-5196

Updated as of August 27, 2014


The Harrisonburg City School Board is an equal opportunity employer, committed to nondiscrimination in recruitment, selection, hiring, pay, promotion, retention or other personnel action affecting employees or candidates for employment.

Therefore, discrimination in employment against any person on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, political affiliation, gender, age, disability or marital status is prohibited.  Personnel decisions shall be based on merit and the ability to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation.