Administrators (Certified) Application Process
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Administrative Application Process
STEP 1: Apply for South Carolina Educator Certification
Visit the South Carolina State Department of Education Division of Educator Quality and Leadership’s website for valuable information regarding the certification application process for educators. This site provides up-to-date and relevant information pertaining to all facets of educator certification, including but not limited to, the certification process, regulation changes, updating existing certificates and valuable links to information for educators.http://www.scteachers.org
STEP 2: Online Application
Complete the online application via http://pats.richlandone.org and submit the following documents:
Three confidential reference forms from supervisory administrators (i.e. immediate or past). These individuals must have supervised you on a classroom setting (i.e. principal, assistant principal, master teacher, university supervisor, etc.). The Richland One reference forms are available online and can be downloaded and printed from the online application main menu. Go to http://pats.richlandone.org and click on APPLICANT FORMS. Reference forms are also available in the Office of Human Resources, 1616 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201. If you have completed references available on the South Carolina Common Teacher Application (CERRA/Winthrop), please email firstname.lastname@example.org that your references be download from this site.
- A copy of a valid educator certificate
- Official or unofficial copies of transcripts
- Praxis test results (subject area administration)
Email is the primary mode of communication for the Office of Human Resource Services.
To check the status of your online application status, logon to http://pats.richlandone.org and check your online portfolio for qualifications, messages and status updates. Please respond to all messages and inquiries as soon as possible.
New postings and vacancy status. Check online postings frequently. Entering your online application inhttp://pats.richlandone.org will allow you to receive notifications and email updates of new positions for which you qualify.