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TCAPS to Host Upcoming Hiring Events

Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is pleased to announce multiple opportunities to attend hiring events to learn about the exciting job opportunities that are currently available at the region’s largest school district. Hiring events will be held throughout the months of February and March with opportunities to interview onsite, no appointment necessary. Simply stop in during one of the designated days and times. Many open positions require no prior experience and provide on-the-job training. Interviews will be conducted in accordance with current Michigan Department of Health and Human Services External Linkepidemic orders.

TCAPS will host hiring events on the following dates and times. All events will be held at the Boardman Administration Building (412 Webster St.). 

  • Thursday, March 4th
    3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

  • Tuesday, March 16th
    7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Tuesday, April 6th
    7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

  • Thursday, April 22
    3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

About TCAPS

Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) is the largest district in northern Michigan and offers the area's widest variety of high quality academic and extracurricular programs. Serving nearly 10,000 students across 300 square miles of Grand Traverse, Benzie and Leelanau counties. TCAPS is home to 11 elementary schools, two middle schools, three high schools and a variety of preschool classrooms. 

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Your Career Starts Here

Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the TCAPS family. TCAPS' Human Resources department provides services and support to all employees and applicants within our school community. Information and services are provided in a friendly, confidential and professional environment. Feel free to contact us by phone at 231.933.1710 or email (hr@tcaps.net) with questions or comments.

Step 1: Complete the online application.

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  • It’s easy and user-friendly. Just click and type.
     
  • You do not have to complete your application in one sitting.
     
  • You only need to complete the application once but can apply for as many positions as you like.
     
  • Current TCAPS employees are able to complete an abbreviated internal application within the TalentEd system. Please view Google Docinstructions for completing the internal application

Step 2: Scan your cover letter, resume and letters of recommendation and upload to supplement your application. The application includes a link to make uploading easy.

Transcript/Credential Translator and Evaluation Service: If you have completed your undergraduate or graduate studies in another country and need to have your transcripts or credentials translated and/or evaluated, please visit: External Linkwww.usces.org

Step 3: To be completed ONLY if applying for a certified job, such as teacher, administrator, nurse, school social worker, etc. Upload (using the link provided in the application) scanned copies of:

  • Teaching certificate (front and back)
  • Student transcripts
  • Michigan Test for Teacher Competency (MTTC) results
  • Placement office credentials (or letters of recommendation) 

Transcript/Credential Translator and Evaluation Service: If you have completed your undergraduate or graduate studies in another country and need to have your transcripts or credentials translated and/or evaluated, please visit: External Linkwww.usces.org

Step 4: Begin applying for jobs!

Once you have successfully submitted an application, you can easily apply for any future jobs that interest you. Just click on the “apply” button next to each position for which you wish to be considered. You will be prompted to create a new application for each posting; however, information that you have completed that has been submitted in a previous application will be auto-filled in the new application. You can change the provided information, as needed. Any required fields that are blank should be completed prior to submission of your application.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. You must complete an online application in order to apply for an open position. Current TCAPS employees are able to complete an abbreviated internal application within the TalentEd system. Please view Google Docinstructions for completing the internal application

You must click the “Apply” button next to each position for which you would like to be considered. By clicking the “Apply” button, your application and supplemental documentation will be linked to that position and will ultimately be reviewed by an administrator looking to fill the position. Remember, although you only need to complete the application once, you must link your application (click “Apply”) each time you apply for a different position.

Applicants are unable to edit an already submitted application, You are, however, able to edit your application profile prior to submitting future applications. In order to do so, log into your Talent Ed account, select the Profile tab, and then select the application profile that you would like to edit.

The online application process includes an automated response system that notifies you that your application has been processed. If you did not receive the automated response, then you may not have completed the final steps in the application process and should log back in to see which steps were missed. Furthermore, you can track your application status by logging into your Talent Ed Hire account and selecting the Application Status tab.

Many people are able to utilize the computers available at the public library or they can borrow a friend’s computer. If those are not an option for you, a computer can be made available to you at the TCAPS Tompkins/Boardman Administration Center, 412 Webster Street. Please call the Human Resources office at 231.933.1710 to schedule an appointment.

A Day in the Life Videos

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