Whole Educators. 

Every child, regardless of background, deserves a quality education
and the opportunity to reach their full potential--that culture of care starts with you! 

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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. Hiring bonuses for important positions. 

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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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At Tacoma Public Schools 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.

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