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Welcome! We are happy that you’re taking the time to learn about employment opportunities with the Hamilton Local School District. We are one of Ohio’s most improved districts and one of Central Ohio’s Top Workplaces for seven consecutive years (2014-2021) as ranked by Columbus CEO Magazine.

Please take the time to read the following information BEFORE applying for a position with our district.

Our district is now exclusively using an online application system through the Education Service Center Consortium, which allows you to apply for current and future job openings. To use the system, you must have a valid e-mail address.

We no longer accept paper applications or paper resumes. If you submitted a paper application or resume previously and are interested in current or future job openings, you must resubmit through the online application system.

Your application will remain active for one year. If selected for an interview, you will be contacted for further information.

For General Inquiries:
You can reach Chrysis Thompson, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent, at 614-491-8044 ext. 1202 or via e-mail. Inquiries sent to other staff members will not be forwarded to Mrs. Thompson.

Positions will be posted to this page as they become available.

CURRENT OPENINGS: (Click on position to apply)
Administrative Position: 

Certificated Positions 2024-2025: 

Classified Positions: 

Coaching Positions:

*****SUBSTITUTE CLASSIFIED POSITIONS**** Currently looking for substitute cooks, custodians, educational aides and bus drivers - pleases see below section under "Substitute Positions" to apply.

Please check this site regularly as job postings and application information will be made available as vacancies occur. To apply for a specific job posting in Hamilton Local Schools, please click HERE and review open positions, then click on the position you wish to apply for.  To begin your application process for that position click on the red Apply button on the right. By following this process, your application will be routed to Mrs. Thompson once it is completed.

If you’re only interested in contacting us to simply express interest in FUTURE employment opportunities you will need to fill out a General Application as instructed below:

*Certificated / Teacher Applicants please click HERE and then click the red Apply button on the right to begin your general application for the 2024-2025 school year. These submissions will be reviewed and forwarded as needed and appropriate. Your completed application materials are retained in active status for one year in the AppliTrack Consortium.

*Classified Applicants please click HERE and then click the red Apply button on the right to begin your general classified (Cook, Custodian, Educational Aide, ect) application. These submissions will be reviewed and forwarded as needed and appropriate. Your completed application materials are retained in active status for one year in the AppliTrack Consortium

*Coaching Applicants please click HERE and then click the red Apply button on the right to begin your general classified

PLEASE NOTE: We recommend that applicants visit our website often to view specific job postings and, if interested, apply to that specific posting. Do not rely on the General Application approach to being considered for a specific posting. Please apply to specific postings if interested in being considered for that position. Those applications will be reviewed first and viable candidates will be contacted. Please be advised - We do not interview every applicant. If you are not contacted within a reasonable amount of time in relation to the deadline by phone or email, then you can assume you are not a candidate for the position.

Hamilton Local also conducts criminal background checks on all potential employees prior to employment. All employment offers are contingent on background check results being acceptable and Board of Education approval.

Substitute Teacher Positions:
All substitute teachers who wish to work in our district must be hired through the Educational Services Center of Central Ohio (ESC). Any questions about becoming a substitute teacher should be directed to the ESC by calling (614) 445-3750 or via e-mail. You can also learn more on the ESC website.

If you have payroll questions in reference to days worked in the Hamilton Local Schools, please e-mail the ESC COG Payroll Department.  Active substitute resources can be found HERE.

*Substitute Classified Positions:
Substitutes are called on an as-needed basis with no guarantee of a set number of hours per week/month/year.  Substitutes work in various buildings and various hours. Click on the below position to start an application. You may choose multiple substitute positions within your one application.
  1. Substitute Custodian
  2. Substitute Cook
  3. Substitute Bus Driver
  4. Substitute Educational Aide

Volunteer Packets:
All volunteers must complete an application, the volunteer form, and have a BCI fingerprint/background check done ($27). If you have not lived in the state of Ohio for the past five consecutive years, then an FBI background check must also be done, at an additional cost of $30.

Thank you for your interest in joining one of the state’s best school districts and top workplaces in Columbus, Ohio.


We need substitute teachers! Substitute teachers can make $150 to $180 per day, and earn a $500 bonus for every 45 days worked in our district this year. Learn more on our substitute teaching page:
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