Hampton City Schools offering $5K sign-on bonus for new elementary, middle school teachers

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Posted at 9:39 AM, Jul 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-09 16:22:51-04

HAMPTON, Va. - Interested in teaching? Hampton City Schools is offering a $5,000 sign-on bonus (after taxes) for specific new teachers hired between July 8, 2022 and August 29, 2022.

According to HCS, positions with a $5,000 sign-on bonus are open in the following elementary and middle schools:

  • Elementary Schools: Aberdeen, Andrews, Bassette, Kraft, Mary T. Christian Elementary Schools
    • Eligible Positions: PK-5, Library Media & Special Education
  • Middle Schools: Andrews, Lindsay & Syms
    • Eligible Positions: English, Math, Library Media, Science, Spanish, Special Education & Technology Education

A one-year commitment to the school district is required.

A school official said they do have other positions at other schools and those new hires will still receive $1,200 sign-on bonus (after taxes).

HCS also said the starting salary for an applicant with a bachelor's degree is $51,000, while the starting salary for an applicant with a master's in field is $53,600.

Applicants also must currently be authorized to work in the United States for any employer.

To apply, click here.