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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 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

    • Application questions, contact Kathy McRae at, 425-936-1373
    • 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

    Lake Washington School District Educator & Administrator Career Fair
    Lake Washington High School
    WWU Education & Health Career Fair
    Wade King Student Rec Center, Western Washington University
    CWU Education Career Fair
    Student Union and Rec Center, Central Washington University
    UW Bothell Education Job Search Clinic
    UW Bothell North Creek Events Center (NCEC)

    Application Support Sessions

    Tuesdays, 1:30 to 3:30
    Resource Center Lobby
    For more information, contact Kathy McRae or 425-936-1373