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These days, there's a lot of talk about how to respect, recognize, and value great teachers. At DC Public Schools, we're doing more than just talking.

We're honoring great teachers We're rewarding the best We're developing and supporting teacher-leaders



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Thank you for your interest in DC Public Schools. 

We are excited that you are interested in exploring opportunities with DCPS!

Please view our Position Overviews page for details on all school-based positions within DCPS.

Important Notes: 

Please click here to fill out a form to receive more information about teaching positions for the 2013-2014 school year.

If you would like to be considered for mid-year vacancies for the 2012-2013 school year, apply today.  DC Public Schools is currently reviewing all educational aide, teacher, related service provider, instructional coach and school leader applications on an as-needed basis. Candidates who submit applications will be contacted if additional vacancies arise.

  • For licensure information, visit the Office of the State Superintendent website at www.osse.dc.gov.
  • For information on our schools throughout the District, visit the school profiles page.
  • For inquiries and other questions related to the teacher application process, contact us at DCPS.Careers@dc.gov.
  • The most optimal screen resolution for the DCPS online application is 1024x768 or higher.
  • The following browsers are recommended for use during the DCPS application process:

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If you are interested in occupational therapist positions, please check our central office vacancy list to see if openings are currently available. 

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