Employment Opportunities

Welcome to the application process for employment with The School District of Palm Beach County! We are pleased that you're considering working for with Palm Beach County, a school district that has earned an "A" rating from the Florida Department of Education for five consecutive years, making us the highest ranked district among the seven largest school districts in Florida. With more than 20,000 employees, we are the largest employer in Palm Beach County and have a variety of positions. Job seekers can choose from non-instructional, instructional, and administrative opportunities posted within our online application. These job postings are updated daily, so check back often for job opening updates.


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District Employment Forms

In addition to an active application, the following forms are required following a job offer.


Applicant Security Check       

All applicants must complete and sign this form as part of the hiring process. Original Security Check Forms should be submitted to Recruitment and Retention A-132 (No faxes or copies).

Employment Reference Form

New applicants must submit a minimum of three references to complete the hiring process. References should reflect employment for the last 5 years and must be completed by supervisor(s). Applicants with limited work experience may supplement their work reference with personal references. References from relatives are not acceptable.  If you are currently in school/college, you may provide references from professors/instructors. 

Applicants completing student teaching must submit references from 1) clinical educator(s)/supervising teacher, 2) university supervisor, and 3) school assistant principal and/or principal.

References should include applicant id number, signature with date, of applicant and evaluator.           


Additional Documents Needed for Employment


1) College Transcripts (Degree Conferred/Awarded), 2) Most Recent Evaluation (professional or student teaching), 3) Proof of Florida Certification, and 4) Verification of Highly Qualified Status (NCLB).

If you have professional teaching experience and would like it to be considered for compensation purposes, you must have each previous employer complete and submit the Verification of Previous Public/Private Teaching Experience form.


Non-instructional applicants should only apply to jobs for which they qualify. The job description and qualifications vary by job type. It is advised that you have official documents, such as diplomas, certifications, and transcripts ready when applying for a job.