Human Resources

2680 West CR 476
Bushnell, Florida 33513
(352)793-2315 x 50220
(352) 793-2096 fax

Lisa Whitman
Senior Director

Karen Edwards

Sandra Parks

Leslie Paxton
Employee Benefits Technician

Employee Benefits Website










Job Descriptions

Administrative, Managerial & Confidential




Certification Information

Florida Educator Certification - Information & Application

Florida Teacher Certification Exams

Florida Educator Certification District Application (PS-219)

Evaluation Handbook

Employment Contracts
Please note, new/updated contracts are not posted until ratified and approved



Teacher Evaluation Handbook

Salary Schedules
Please note, new/updated salary schedules are not posted until ratified and approved

Teacher Salary Schedule

Essential Support Salary Schedule

Substitute Salary Schedule



Interested in employment with Sumter District Schools? 

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Administrative & Managerial



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Teacher & Paraprofessional Substitutes Positions are now Managed through Kelly Educational Staffing

Kelly Educational Staffing (KES®) is dedicated to helping districts save money and operate at peak capacity by fulfilling all staffing needs.   Launched in 1997, KES partners with 4,200+ public and private schools across 35 states and has a national classroom placement (fill) rate greater than 98 percent.   More than 1.1 million classrooms are filled by a KES substitute teacher each year.  For more information, please visit  

To apply for substitute teaching positions at Sumter County Schools, please visit

Non-Instructional Substitutes

Non-Instructional Substitutes, including custodial, food service, bus drivers and bus aides, will continue to be processed through the school district.




Preference will be given to certain veterans and spouses of veterans as required by Florida Statutes.
Reasonable Accommodation is available during the application process for persons with disabilities.

The Sumter County School Board is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
It is the policy of the School Board of Sumter County to employ and retain as employees those citizens best qualified to fill the needs of the public
in its operation without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disabilities.
Non-Discrimination Statement

School Board Policy 2.70