Human Resources

Welcome to the Human Resource/Personnel Web Page for Hawkins County Schools!

Your interest in our school system is appreciated. The Hawkins County School System is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


  • To ensure that the best-qualified personnel are recruited and employed to staff our school system.
  • To provide training opportunities for all employees to improve their performance.
  • To conduct an evaluation program that will contribute to the continuous improvement of staff performance.
  • To ensure that personnel are assigned so they are utilized as effectively as possible.

In a continuing effort to ensure the safety and welfare of students and staff, the district shall require criminal history records check and fingerprinting of employees for teachers and any other employee who has proximity to children. The employee shall pay any cost incurre by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation in conducting such investigations. Employment is contingent upon satisfactory background check results. Knowingly falsifying information shall be sufficient grounds for termination of employment and shall also constitute a Class A misdemeanor.

Our office is located at 200 N. Depot Street, Rogersville, TN. 37857  Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p. m.  We can be reached at 423.272-7629, ext.  2422 or 2014 and by fax at 423.272.8389.

Teresa Drinnon Director of Personnel

Teresa Drinnon
Director of Personnel

423-272-7629,  Ext. 2422
Email :

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Hawkins County School District has partnered with ESS to manage our substitute program. A leader in K-12 staffing, ESS is now responsible for the hiring, training, and placement of all substitute teachers and substitute assistants.


If you’re interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply or call 877.983.2244 for more information.

Contact Us:

Teresa Drinnon
Director of Personnel
Teresa Drinnon Director of Personnel

423-272-7629,  Ext. 2422
Email :

Billie VanCleave
Administrative Assistant
Billie VanCleave Administrative Assistant

423-272-7629,  Ext. 2014
Email :