Blackford County Schools
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Employment and Human Resources

If you are highly qualified and enthusiastic about teaching a rigorous academic curriculum to the amazing students in Blackford County, we’d love to speak with you. We also periodically have classified openings for positions such as substitute teachers, secretaries, custodians, instructional aides, bus drivers, and more.

Please check the Current Job Opportunities list, and if you are qualified for one of our openings, feel free to begin the process. We look forward to meeting you!

Substitute Teaching Information

We have an ongoing need for substitute teachers. If you are interested in helping to fill this great need and enjoying a rewarding experience, we invite you to apply.

Substitute teachers may submit an application for employment by clicking the Start Your Application link, or you may obtain a paper application from the district office (0668 W 200 S, Hartford). Read more information concerning the hiring process for substitute teachers in the document below.

The Blackford County Schools is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate in its employment practices and policies with respect to compensation, terms, conditions, or privileges of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, marital status, or disability.

The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer. - Alice Wellington Rollins