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RCPS Job Fairs


RCPS and its partners periodically hosts Job Fairs through out the year.  This is an opportunity for candidates interested in learning more about advertised positions to talk with Human Resources staff and hiring managers. There may be the opportunity to also interview during the fair.

RCPS offers highly competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package for all full-time employees. For more information or to apply today, click here.

Elementary & Secondary Interview Event
February 11, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Patrick Henry High School
2102 Grandin Road SW, Roanoke, VA 24015


Discover why RCPS is where you want to begin or continue your career in education! Attend our upcoming Elementary and Secondary Teaching Interview Event, where on-site interviews will be conducted for teachers, counselors, and social workers.

Pre-registration is required to attend. The deadline to register is Monday, February 6. All candidates – whether existing RCPS employees or otherwise – must pre-register by completing an application for employment via our online application system. Click here to apply today.

Schedule: Each qualified candidate will be granted a single 30-minute interview by a RCPS Principal, Instructional Coordinator, or other Administrator.

Attendance Requirements: 
Candidates must possess or be eligible for a valid Virginia teaching license. Preference will be given to fully licensed candidates with five-year or ten-year renewable licenses.

Candidates MUST pre-register by the deadline in order to attend, as the event consists of pre-scheduled interviews. The registration deadline is February 6, 2023.

Candidates will be pre-screened based on qualifications, including, but not limited to:

  • License status/type/eligibility/endorsements (recommended to include a copy of teaching credential with application)
  • Years of teaching experience
  • Educational credentials (transcripts are required for application to be complete)
  • Student teachers in Roanoke City Schools with recommendation from supervising teacher
  • Current Roanoke City Schools employees in non-teaching roles

*Interview preference will be given to Middle School candidates who are dual endorsed in two of the four core areas (Math, Science, English, History/Social Science).

**Interview preference will be given to secondary education candidates that are eligible to teach Advanced Placement or Dual Enrollment courses (18 graduate level hours required in subject area).

Please check your e-mail address for accuracy on your online application, as all details of the fair, including interview times, will be communicated to candidates via e-mail. Additionally, in order to receive our e-mails to you regarding the fair, please ensure that
[email protected] is not blocked by your spam or e-mail filters!

Please note that you must complete the "Job Fair Registration 2023 - February 11, 2023" online application for employment, and complete all fields, including teacher licensure/certification data. The licensure information included in your application will determine your eligibility to attend the fair, so be sure to be as accurate as possible regarding your license type and endorsements.

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