Oconee County Schools


Thank you for your interest in employment with Oconee County Schools (OCS). Oconee County is located eight miles from Athens and the University of Georgia. The county is nationally renowned and considered both a rural and suburban community. Our school system has six elementary schools, two middle schools, and two high schools. The system employs approximately 1,000 teachers, administrators, and support personnel, and has over 6,700 students enrolled.

Our primary personnel goal is to hire outstanding educators and support staff for our students. We focus on recruiting, supporting and retaining highly qualified and effective teachers, school leaders, and other support personnel who join us. Oconee County Schools accepts applications on a continual basis for all positions, and we welcome your interest in employment. For further information and to apply, click here.  Only the OCS online application is accepted.

Applicants who previously applied for employment with Oconee County Schools using a paper application must complete a new online application.

Employment with OCS requires a criminal history background check. The school system does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or sex in its employment practices. If you have any questions regarding employment or the application process, please contact the Human Resources Office at 706-769-5130.


Substitute Teacher Employment

For substitute teaching information, click here.

Vision:  Oconee County Schools will be a nationally-recognized leader in academic achievement by ensuring all students receive a rigorous, balanced education that will enable them to compete in and contribute to a global society.

Motto:  Committed to Student Success