Conway Public Schools

Employee Recruitment Information

What We Offer:

  • Compensation: 

    Starting salary for teachers with a Bachelor's Degree is $41,862.

    You can view the CPSD Salary Schedules here on our website.

    Available Benefits:

    Health Insurance

    $10,000 Group Life Insurance

    Supplemental Term Life Insurance

    Vision Care

    Disability Insurance

    Dental Insurance

    Universal Life Insurance

    Cancer Insurance

    Critical Illness Insurance

    Hospital Care

    Accident Insurance

    Hospital Confinement

    IRS Section 125 Cafeteria Plan



    Conway Public Schools is a member of the Arkansas Teacher Retirement System. There is a mandatory six percent employee contribution and fourteen percent district contribution. 

    More information about Teacher Retirement can be found on their website.

    Annual Leave Time:

    Sick Leave: 10 days

    Personal Leave: 2 days

    Personnel Policies:

    Employees of Conway Public Schools are represented by Personnel Policy Committees for both certified and classified staff. These committees recommend policies to the Board and are actively involved in establishing Personnel Policies for the district. 

  • Teacher Requirements:

    Bachelor's Degree

    Arkansas Teaching License

    Certification in Teaching Area

    Teachers' Work Year

    Contract Days: 190

    Student Contact Days: 178

    Professional Development Days: 10

    Parent-Teacher Conference Days: 2

    National Board Certified Teachers:

     In addition to the $5,000 annual bonus from the Arkansas Department of Education, CPSD includes an additional $1,000 added to the teacher's contract for National Board Certified teachers for a period of up to 10 years while employed by the district.

    Substitute Teaching Information:

    Conway Public Schools appreciates our substitutes and the important role they play in the education of our students. The district utilizes the services of Kelly Services to help meet the needs of our faculty and staff. 

    More substitute information is available here on our website.