Tacoma Public Schools is now hiring

Urgent hiring needs include assistant nurses (LPNs), substitutes, custodial staff, crossing guards, paraeducators, and school support positions. The school support positions are part-time (three hours per day) during school hours and include conducting contract tracing and supporting additional various school needs specific to each building.


We believe all employees should be empowered to use professional judgment to deliver best practice that is flexible, relevant and meaningful. We strive to create a culture and atmosphere where collegiality, respect, and candor are the norm. That is the philosophy behind our Whole Educator model and the programs and benefits we offer to support our team members. Every Student, Every Day.​​

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