Welcome to Portland Public Schools in Portland, Maine!

Portland Public Schools is dedicated to providing a rich academic experience
to support every student’s path to success. 


As a staff member you will become a part of an inclusive community of educators ready to share the knowledge, skills, and abilities essential to thrive in a diverse environment.  We strive to actively undo systems of oppression by intentionally recruiting, supporting, and retaining BIPOC staff and by creating a culturally responsive and representative learning environment where everyone feels connected, supported, recognized, and empowered.  We focus on embracing the diversity of thought, identity, and experience of our staff and students, and on creating opportunities for fellowship and relationship building within our schools and community. We honor and value the linguistic diversity of our community and strive to create a learning environment that is welcoming and inclusive of all backgrounds.  We offer career and leadership development opportunities through district-wide programs such as professional development, on the job learning experiences, and mentoring that are intended to help you fulfill your career goals and aspirations.

Located two hours north of Boston, Portland, Maine, is a progressive and vibrant community where all of the possibilities for living an active, balanced, and engaged life are at your fingertips. Portland Public Schools is a cornerstone of our community. We are the largest public school district in Maine and the most diverse district in Northern New England with more than 60 world languages spoken by our students and families.


PPS offers competitive wages and a full range of benefits for both part-time and full-time staff. Benefits include comprehensive medical and dental coverage, a complimentary employee assistance program, voluntary retirement plans, various paid time off options and much more!
Please confirm your interest by completing our application and choosing a job from the available listings. Be sure to review our job postings frequently. You can return at any time to submit additional information and apply for positions.

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We're here to help! For questions regarding position qualifications or application procedures, please contact Portland Public Schools directly.

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