Seahawk Blitz joins the Muir Elementary Turkey Trot

It was all smiles and high fives at John Muir Elementary when the Seahawk Blitz joined students at the 17th Annual Turkey Trot. This event took place during lunch recesses and promotes the importance of physical fitness and activity.




Elementary teacher smiling at her students.

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 new teacher support program
  • 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 about certificated positions.

bus mechanic


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

Substitute teacher talking with her students.


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

Two students receiving honors medals from administrators during high school graduation ceremony.


Positions such as principals, assistant principals, directors, administrators. Learn about administrative positions.

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:

  • CTE Teachers
  • English Teachers
  • Math Teachers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • School Psychologists
  • Science Teachers
  • Social Studies Teachers
  • Special Education Teachers - all grade levels

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.

Upcoming Events

Lake Washington School District Educator & Administrator Job Fair
LWSD Resource Center - Redmond, WA

Time TBD - look for updated information in November

Western Washington University Education & Health Career Fair
Western Washington University, Wade King Student Rec Center, Mac Gym
Seattle University Campus Visit
Seattle University
University of Washington - Bothell Job Search Clinic
University of Washington - Bothell
Pacific Lutheran University Education Career Fair
Pacific Lutheran University, Anderson University Center, CK Hall
Gonzaga University Campus Visit
Gonzaga University

Time: TBD

Whitworth University Campus Visit
Whitworth University

Time: TBD

Washington Educator Career Fair - Spokane
Washington Educator Career Fair - Tacoma
University of Washington - Rehabilitation Job Fair
UW - Husky Union Building
Seattle Pacific University Education Career Fair
Seattle Pacific University