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Types of Positions

Below you will find information on the different types of positions found at Volusia County Schools.

 

Interested in a Substitute Position?

ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION! ATTENTION!

Volusia County Schools is currently accepting substitute teacher applications for the upcoming school year. Once your online application is complete, click on the Jobs Tab and apply for the substitute teacher vacancy.

We are also accepting substitute support applications. Once your online application is complete, click on the Jobs Tab and apply for the substitute support vacancy.

 

Substitute Teachers

  • Complete the online portion of the employment application.
  • Apply for the substitute teacher vacancy located in the JOBS tab.
  • You must have a minimum of a High School diploma or GED.
  • This position requires completed screenings. You will be notified by email as to when to complete them.
  • Substitute teachers are required to complete the Volusia County School District training program. If you have a teaching certificate, the training may be reduced. You will receive confirmation of your enrollment in the STAR training by email when the application process is complete.

 

Substitute Support

  • Complete the online portion of the employment application.
  • Apply for the substitute support vacancy located in the JOBS tab.
  • These positions require completed screenings. You will be notified by email as to when to complete them.
  • Some positions may require additional training.

 

Available Substitute Positions

  • Bus Operator **
  • Cafeteria Assistant (School Way Cafe) **
  • Paraprofessional
  • Bus Attendant **
  • Warehouse Person
  • Extended Day (EDEP)
  • Clerical
  • Warehouse Driver
  • Interpreter for the Deaf

**For these positions, if you do not have a high school diploma or GED, you will be required to complete the TABE level "M" literacy assessment. Please click on the Testing Information link on the left for more information.

 

Rate of Pay

You may be able to receive a higher rate of pay. Please submit an official transcript in the sealed envelope from your institution with college credits and/or an advanced degree for review.

If your application is complete and you have substitute questions, please call 386-734-7190 ext. 20187 or 20161.


Interested in Teaching?

What is needed for a certified teaching position?

  • Complete the online portion of the employment application.
  • Follow the instructions on the Application Submission Form.
  • You will be authorized for fingerprinting and substance screening after Human Resources receives a recommendation for hire.

Certification: (386) 734-7190 or (386) 255-6475 extension 20182 or teacher-certification@volusia.k12.fl.us.

Recruitment: (386) 734-7190 or (386) 255-6475 extension 20115 or teacher-recruitment@volusia.k12.fl.us.


Interested in a District Administrator Position?

If you are interested in a district level administrative position, please complete the online application. This will give you access to administrative vacancies.

Click here to begin your application

Contact:


Interested in a School Administrator Position?

If you are interested in an administrative position as a principal or assistant principal, please submit a resume and letter of interest to Linda Knowles, 3750 Olson Drive, Daytona Beach, FL 32114. If you need further information, please contact:


Interested in a Support Position?

Requirements for All Non-Certified (Support) Positions

  • Complete the online employment application. 
  • Follow the instructions on the Application Submission Form.
  • You will be authorized for fingerprinting and substance screening after Human Resources receives a recommendation for hire.

Requirements for Office Specialist Positions

  • Pass the keyboarding test with a minimum of 35 correct words per minute.
  • Pass the clerical literacy assessment, Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) Level D.  If you have submitted an official sealed transcript of an associate degree or higher, this requirement may be waived.  If your transcript was received from an out of country school, please contact our Certification office about translation of these transcripts at (386) 734-7190 extension 20182.
  • If you would like more information or would like to schedule an appointment for testing, please contact (386) 734-7190 or (386) 255-6475 extension 20312.

Requirements for Paraprofessional Positions

Paraprofessional applicants must hold a high school diploma or general education diploma (GED) and ONE of the following:

  • Holds an Associate's (or higher) degree; or
  • Completed at least two years of student at an institution of higher education (48 credit hours); or
  • Received a passing score on the ParaPro Assessment
  • If you need to take the ParaPro test, please contact (386) 734-7190 or (386) 255-6475 extension 20312.

Paraprofessional will be required to attend the Volusia County Schools substitute teacher training one day course within one (1) year of employment.

Child Development Associate (CDA)

CDAs are preferred for the Voluntary Pre-Kindergarten (VPK) paraprofessionals.  They are also used for an additional $.20 per hour for any paraprofessional position.  The Department of Children and Families can review your education and/or experience for a possible CDA.  The Staff Credential Verification Application is used to validate education and experience for licensing compliance.   To view the requirements and complete the application, please click here for more information.

Position at Transportation Services

Bus operators and bus attendants should notify Transportation Services of your interest in these positions.  Please contact them at (386) 734-7190 extension 50500.

Requirements for Applicants Without a High School Diploma or GED

Support applicants who have not earned a high school diploma or general equivalency diploma (GED) are required to successfully pass the TABE level "M" literacy assessment before beginning employment. Applicants successfully completing the assessment will become eligible to apply for the following positions:

  • School Way Cafe Assistant*
  • Bus Attendant*
  • Dining Room Aide*
  • Roofer Mechanic
  • Bus Operator*

*There is also a substitute training requirement for the above mentioned positions.

All other positions require a high school diploma or GED from an accredited school. The TABE level "M" content is not equivalent to that of GED examinations. For job requirement information, refer to the required qualifications listed on the vacancy advertisement.

To arrange for testing, please click on this Testing Information link.


Information for Coaching Positions

Use the following flyer to begin your coaching paperwork. Contact the Athletic Director at your school for more specific information. If you have questions about your a​pplication, please contact Tiffany Walker at ext. 20182 or by email at tawalker@volusia.k2.fl.us.


Interested in a Custodial Position?

ABM is a third party vendor that provides custodial and grounds services to Volusia county Schools. If you are interested with AMB, please contact (386) 575-4214 for more information or apply in person at 2101 Eustace Avenue, Deltona FL 32725.


Interested in Charter School Employment?

Please use the links below to see information on each school's employment process.