Certified Application Procedure

  • A school district attains exemplary status by way of its employees. School District Five of Lexington & Richland Counties is a leader among schools throughout the state and the nation because of quality faculty and staff.

    Would you like to join this great district? Please review the job opportunities that await you. Our current vacancies can be reviewed by viewing our job vacancy listing.

    All candidates will go through a State Law Enforcement Division background check and a Sexual Registry check before being approved for hire.

    The state application for certified employment can be completed at www.winthrop.edu/scteach.

    Click here for current certified vacancies.

    Application Process

    1. Complete on-line application at:  www.winthrop.edu/scteach

       Three (3) professional references no more than one-year old are required online.  
        One must be from your current or most recent supervisor.  

    2. Once you have completed your application, please email certifiedpositions@lexrich5.org to confirm that you have completed             the application.  Please include your area(s) of certification in the subject line.  

    You may obtain information about and/or to apply for South Carolina teacher certification at www.scteachers.org