Human Resources


Thomas Dills

Human Resource Director

Swain County Schools’ Human Resource Department provides assistance and support to potential employees, as well as personnel currently employed with the system.

We strive to provide timely, accurate, effective and efficient communications to all.


Contact information:

Thomas Dills, HR Director

828-488-3129 Ext. 5125

Deborah Smith, Administrative Assistant

828-488-3129 Ext. 5122

License Renewal and Reinstatement Guidelines

Digital Learning Competencies


Direct Deposit

Extended Sick Leave

Federal Withholding W4

Health Examination Certificate

Employment Verification I9




Disclosure Authorization Materials 

Application to Receive Voluntary Shared Leave

Voluntary Shared Leave Donation Form

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Contact Us: Phone: (828) 488-3129 Fax: (828) 488-8510     Swain County Schools: 280 School Dr. Bryson City, NC 28713     ©Swain County Schools 2016