Screening Guidelines

The Palm Beach County School District will not hire any applicant who has been convicted of certain disqualifying offenses. For further information, please select the below link that is most appropriate for your job description. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Memorandum regarding the Utilization of Florida Shared School Results (FSSR) Exclusively for Contractors has also been included for your interest.

Regular Employees, Temporary Employees and Substitute Teachers Field Experience, Practicum, and Interns
 Vendors, Consultants, and Contractors  Non-Instructional Contractors
 Health Science Students  FSSR

If you were denied employment on the basis of your background check and would like to appeal the decision, please contact the Office of Professional Standards at (561) 434-8873. Click Here to be redirected to their website for more information.