South Carolina Online Employment Application System
Recruiting High-Quality Teachers To The Palmetto State Is Our Goal
The Center for Educator Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement (CERRA) welcomes you to the South Carolina Online Employment Application System. Through CERRA's website, you can have instant access to a statewide educator job bank, a common application that enables you to apply to any or all public school districts or special schools in the state, and much more.
Once you have created an account with the application system, you will be able to submit your information to a specific school district or special school or multiple districts or special schools.
To get started, you can either search our Job Bank for current vacancies to apply for or skip straight to the application to submit your information to a district or special school for future openings.
Important: In addition to your online application, you will need to submit the following documents ELECTRONICALLY.
Official transcripts - REQUIRED - These can be scanned and attached to your e-mail to us.
Letter of eligibility issued by the SC State Department of Education - If applicable (PACE, CATE, etc.)
Athletic resume - If you wish to be considered for a coaching assignment
***No other documents need to be submitted.
***We no longer accept hard copies of these documents.
***CERRA does not retain copies of documents.
Start Your Application - All applications and additional documents must be submitted electronically.
Reference Section - This section should only be used by individuals supplying online references for educator applicants. This section is not for use by educator applicants. If you are an applicant, please use the application link above. You will be able to request references within the application.
Job Bank - Search for positions in the public schools and special schools of South Carolina with our online Job Bank.
South Carolina Certification - Find information on certification in the state of South Carolina.
Research School Districts - Learn about each public school district and special school in South Carolina.
District Application Log In - The South Carolina Online Employment Application and Job Bank System is designed to assist South Carolina public schools in their hiring efforts through the Office of Human Resources in each district. Public charter schools may participate in the system through their local sponsoring district, the South Carolina Public Charter School District (SCPCSD) or the Public Charter School Alliance of South Carolina (PCSASC).
District Job Bank Log In - The Job Bank has been redesigned and now allows each individual school district or special school to post, edit and remove vacancies. If you have not already done so, please contact Todd Scholl, Coordinator of Communications and Technology, to set up your account and access instructions.
For assistance with the online application, including password problems or other technical issues, please complete an Online Application HelpDesk Form.
If you have a question regarding the Job Bank, contact Todd Scholl at email@example.com.
For certification questions, please contact the State Department of Education at 803-734-8466 or visit their website.
We will respond to your questions as soon as possible.