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  • Human Resources
    2465 Gillespie Street
    Fayetteville, NC 28306
    Phone: 910-678-2629
    Fax: 910-678-2344

    Ruben Reyes
    Associate Superintendent

  • Traditional Route:

    • Complete a 4-year University education program that leads to initial licensure
    • Pass all required State Board of Education (SBE) testing

    Residency Program (alternative license)

    • Must already have a completed 4-year degree
    • 2.7 GPA (a university may require additional courses if the GPA is low)
    • Upon hire, you will be required to enroll in a university's residency program and complete all requirements determined by the university.
    • Pass all required SBE testing
    • Residency licenses are valid for up to three school years
    • Both employment and enrollment with a university must be maintained.

    Apply For Employment:

    • Complete an employment application
    • Upload all of your official transcripts
    • Complete and upload a background form