Teaching and Professional Opportunities


All vacancies in Bessemer City Schools Certified, Classified and Substitute (teaching, administrative, custodial, etc.) are posted on the Alabama State Department of Education's Teach in Alabama website. These vacancies are also posted at each of our locations. An application must be completed ONLINE in order to be considered for ANY VACANCY.

Certified applicants interested in employment with Bessemer City Schools should follow the Alabama Department of Education's instructions for completing applications for any position. Bessemer City Schools requires the following attachments with your online application.


Please note, a completed application will consist of the following: transcripts, proof of certification, three letters of reference, and a current resume attached for the application to be considered complete using the "Teach in Alabama" website.

Classified positions are jobs that do not require teaching certificates. Examples include personnel in maintenance, child nutrition, bus drivers, instructional support aides, secretaries, other support staff, substitute, supplemental coaches, and other supplemental positions. To apply for these positions, complete the online applications by using the above link.

Non- Discrimination Statement


The Bessemer City School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. 


The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies :


Dr. Jameka Thomas, Section 504 & Title IX Coordinator

1621 - 5th Avenue North

Bessemer, AL 35020

Phone: 205.432.3028  Email: jathomas@bessk12.org