Welcome to Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS), the most progressive district in the greater New Orleans area. Our vision is that all children in Jefferson Parish receive a world-class education. To achieve this goal, we continually seek to maximize our talent quality. If you are a talented, passionate, and highly qualified individual dedicated to public education looking for a rewarding career, join our team.

Please click on the link below to start an application for employment. If your background and skill set matches our needs, we will contact you for further information and a possible interview.

Applicants who applied for employment with the Jefferson Parish Public School System prior to March 28, 2013, must complete a new application as our application management system has changed.

If you have already applied in the new system and wish to apply for another position, please use the following process:
  1. Log in to your existing application.
  2. Apply to the new position(s) by placing a check in the box next to the job vacancy or desired position(s). *
  3. IMPORTANT: As a result of applying for a new vacancy or position, you may need to provide additional information on your application. You can determine if this is required by reviewing the confirmation page (last page) of your application for messages that will notify you if anything more is needed.
  4. After completing the above steps, you must hit the "FINISH AND SUBMIT" button in order for your new request to be accessed by the Office of Human Resources.

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The Jefferson Parish Public School System (JPPSS) is now accepting applications for the district's prestigious Early Decision Top Talent Teacher Cohort.  This cohort will consist of a select group of highly effective educators who will go through an early selection process with the district.  

The cohort is designed to continue cultivating teacher quality in JPPSS by facilitating an early hiring process of talented teachers.  The district will offer contracts as early as February 2018 to candidates accepted into the Early Decision Cohort, guaranteeing these teachers employment with JPPSS for the 2018-19 school year.  Please compete the application for "2018-2019 Certified Positions" to participate in the process.

If you are interested in substitute teaching in the Jefferson Parish Public School System, please contact Kelly Services at (504) 832-0784, Monday-Friday after 10 a.m.

Need Help?

We're here to help! For questions regarding position qualifications or application procedures, please contact Jefferson Parish Public School System directly.

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