Human Resources » Employment


Thank you for your interest in employment with Banks County Schools. Please click on the links for opportunities to locate vacancies or apply.
Certified and Classified Positions for School Personnel (Teachers, Coaches, Administrative, Paraprofessionals)
Please apply using Teach Georgia. Click on the image to navigate to the site.
Teach Georgia
Classified Positions (Transportation/School Food Nutrition/Maintenance)
Open Positions:
Bus Drivers (training is available; please select Bus Driver position on application)
1. Complete the BOE Application 
2. Send the completed application to Shelly Shimler (Human Resources/Certifications). [email protected]
Substitute Information 
  1. Attend the Substitute Teacher Training class at Pioneer RESA. Classes are offered throughout the year.  Please visit their website at or call 706-865-2141 to register.  You will receive a certificate upon completion of the class.  (Any applicant who possesses a valid or expired professional teaching certificate will be exempt from this training upon providing evidence of certification.)
  2. Obtain a substitute application at the Banks County Board of Education (located at 1989 Historic Homer Hwy, Commerce, GA 30529).  This application is not available online.
  3. Please bring your completed application and a copy of your Pioneer RESA certificate (or professional teaching certificate) to the Banks County Board of Education at the address listed above. We will then place your completed application packet in our database.
  4. Upon approval, you will be required to attend a one-hour informational meeting for the Banks County School System and be fingerprinted on that day as well.                                                                                                                                                                 
For questions regarding substitute teaching, please contact Shelly Shimler at 706-677-2224 or  [email protected]

Please note:  Substitutes work as needed and are not guaranteed work or a set number of hours.


Banks County Human Resources Department provides high-quality services to our valued personnel and applicants. Current employees, please use the staff link to access helpful resources.