We appreciate your interest in employment with the Howard County Public School System.  To establish a complete pre-employment file, please complete the online application. Your application will be retained in active status for one school year.

For questions about the application process, please review our FAQs.

For current permanent HCPSS employees, please use the internal application. All other applicants, including temporary HCPSS employees, please use the external application.

HCPSS is always accepting applications in the following categories: Athletics, Elementary Education, K-12 Education, Maintenance/Custodial, Middle School, Secondary 7-12, Special Education, Substitute/Temporary Employment, and Support Staff.

If you hold an out-of-state educator certificate, we encourage you to visit the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE) website to learn about pathways to certification and how to apply for MSDE certification.  Beginning the process as soon as possible will help us evaluate your employment application more efficiently.

Howard County Public Schools participates in E-Verify


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We're here to help! For questions regarding position qualifications or application procedures, please contact Howard County Public School System directly at 410-313-6693..

For technical questions regarding the AppliTrack system, please contact the AppliTrack help desk using the Request Technical Help link below.
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