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

How to Apply

Please note that Lake Washington School District has moved to a new application system (Frontline Recruit & Hire) effective December 1, 2017.
If you submitted an application prior to this date, you must complete a new application in order to apply to jobs currently posted. Your application will be retained in active status for one school year.

Click the link below to start an application for employment. If you have an active Frontline account elsewhere, you may be able to import some of your application information. Please apply for jobs in which you either have the required prerequisite certifications, or, if you are currently completing a certificated program, you expect certification in the near future.

View Positions and Apply Online


Certificated Positions

Positions such as teachers, counselors, and library media and other specialists.

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Positions such as principals, assistant principals, department and district directors, and other leadership positions.

Substitute teacher talking with her students.


Positions such as substitute teachers, substitute bus drivers, substitute school and office support, and substitute custodians.

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Positions such as classroom and school support, office staff, professional technical staff, and transportation, custodial, and other support staff.

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 NE 74th Street
Redmond, WA 98052

Mailing address
P.O. Box 97039
Redmond, WA 98073-9739

Upcoming Events

Western Washington University Education & Health Career Fair
Western Washington University, Wade King Student Rec Center, Mac Gym
Seattle University Campus Visit
Seattle University
Central Washington University Education Career Fair
CWU – Ellensburg, SURC Ballroom
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
Lake Washington School District Educator & Administrator Job Fair
LWSD Resource Center - Redmond, WA
Gonzaga University Campus Visit
Gonzaga University

Time: TBD

Whitworth University Campus Visit
Whitworth University

Time: TBD

University of Washington - Rehabilitation Job Fair
UW - Husky Union Building
Oregon Professional Educator Fair
Oregon Convention Center
Seattle Pacific University Education Career Fair
Seattle Pacific University