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Lake Washington School District is a remarkable community for teaching and learning. A large, diverse district with award-winning schools, it provides resources and support to help teachers and students succeed, learn and grow.

LWSD is known for:

  • An award-winning support program for new teachers
  • Diverse, growing communities
  • High-performing schools
  • Strong community support
  • Innovative technology use
  • Collaborative learning communities

Job openings


Certificated Positions

Positions such as teachers, counselors, library media specialists. Learn more.

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Positions such as instructional assistants, paraeducators, professional technical staff, bus drivers, office managers. Learn more.

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Positions such as substitute teachers, bus drivers, office support, instructional support. Learn more.

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Positions such as principals, assistant principals, directors, administrators. Learn more.

How to Apply

Apply today to be considered for positions in the Lake Washington School District. Here are a few tips on completing the application:

  • Applications are complete when all required data is entered and all confidential reference forms have been returned.
  • When you complete your application, be sure to attach a specific or general job posting under the “Applied Jobs” tab.
  • You may return to update your application, attach new job openings, add attachments, or view your application at any time.

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Contact Us

  • Certificated application and hiring process questions, contact Nancy Teteak,, (425) 936-1264
  • Classified application and hiring process questions, contact Mandy Allen,, (425) 936-1248
  • All substitute employment questions, contact Tina Ayer,, (425) 936-1218

Physical Address

Lake Washington School District Human Resources Department
LWSD Resource Center
16250 N.E. 74th Street
Redmond, WA 98052

Mailing address

P.O. Box 97039

Redmond, WA 98073-9739

Now hiring for the 2017-18 school year

LWSD is actively interviewing and hiring candidates for 2017-18 positions:

  • Administrators
  • CTE Teachers
  • Elementary Teachers
  • English - Language Arts Teachers
  • English Language Learner (ELL) Teachers
  • Math Teachers
  • School Psychologists
  • Science Teachers
  • Special Education Teachers
  • Speech Language Pathologists

The district is also actively recruiting for the following positions:

  • Art Teachers
  • ASL Teachers
  • Counselors
  • French Teachers
  • Library Media Specialists
  • Music Teachers
  • Physical Education Teachers
  • Physical and Occupational Therapists
  • Preschool Teachers
  • Quest (Highly Capable Program) Teachers
  • Social Studies Teachers
  • Spanish Teachers

Bus Drivers

Help children and your community by working as an LWSD bus driver or substitute bus driver. Drivers start at $23.78 per hour. Learn more about the benefits of driving for LWSD.

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