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    Seattle Public Schools is a high-performing district for many. Yet, unacceptable gaps persist. We have amazing, dedicated educators, school leaders and support staff who are closing those gaps daily, serving as a national model for ensuring educational and racial equity for students. Won’t you join us in this groundbreaking, life changing work?

    NEW! We are now accepting applications for teacher and school leader positions for the 2019-20 school year. Click the buttons below to view and apply to our teacher and school leader pools!

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    How to Apply

    Seattle Public Schools uses the NeoGov online applicant tracking system.
    Jobs for external applicants can be found on the link below.

    current openings
    1. Visit our job posting website.
    2. Create an applicant profile by selecting the "Sign In" link in the top right corner.
    3. Sort or filter job opportunities.
    4. Apply when you find one that fits your skills and interests!

    Current Seattle Public Schools Employees

    Current employees wishing to transfer or apply for career ladder or internal positions can browse available positions on the staff-only Human Resources webpage (mySPS login required).

    Crafts and Trades positions can be found on the NeoGov website.


    Read Our Job Descriptions

    Read all Seattle Public Schools' job title descriptions with education, knowledge and experience requirements.
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    Fill Out a Job Interest Card

    Completed a job interest card to be notified when a position opens.
    Complete Job Interest Cards

    Current 2019-20 School Leader Openings

    Elementary School Principal:

    • Green Lake Elementary School

    Middle School Principal:

    • Mercer International Middle School

    Alternative School Principal:

    • Seattle World School

    Note: To apply to these positions, you must first apply to the SPS principal pool. Click here to submit your application.  The deadline to apply to the principal pool is April 30, 2019.

    Current 2019-20 Assistant Principal Openings

    Elementary School:

    • Assistant Principal Adams Elementary
    • Assistant Principal Cascadia Elementary

    Middle School:

    • Assistant Principal Mercer International Middle School

    Note: To apply to these Assistant Principal positions, you must first apply to the SPS assistant principal pool. Click here to submit your application.  The deadline to apply to the assistant principal pool is May 31, 2019.

    Contact Us

    For questions/inquiries regarding Certificated, Classified and Administrative positions:

    For questions/inquiries regarding Substitute positions: