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Thank you for your interest in joining our Kent School District team!  We offer excellent career opportunities for those desiring to help successfully prepare all students for their future. Whether a classroom teacher, office professional, or custodian, each employee contributes to student achievement. Please click here to view our 2014-15 Recruitment Plan.  

Kent School District requires all applicants to complete our online application. There are a number of supplemental items which must be submitted separately in order for your application to be complete. Careful attention to the application and to providing all of the information requested is the most important step in applying for any position. Be sure you have read the job bulletin thoroughly as there may be additional requirements listed.
Upon submission of your electronic application, you will receive your login ID and password. You will then be able to apply for any open position for which you are qualified, and are interested in through your online application. You must apply for each specific position in which you are interested.
Attention Applicants:
Kent School District is launching a new applicant tracking system, TalentEd Recruit and Hire, on February 3, 2015.  All applicants will need to create a new profile or import their profile from other TalentEd district systems to be considered for employment with KSD.  To assist in creating a TalentEd profile, please log into Rainshadow, copy and paste your current profile into a word document by January 28, 2015, the last day to access the system being replaced.  KSD thanks you while we work to enhance our service and appreciates your willingness to apply for open positions.
Please note:
  • You may only have one application of each type (administrator, certificated, classified). Duplicate applications will be deleted. Therefore, it is imperative that you keep your login ID and password in a safe place. If you do misplace this information, do NOT complete another application. Contact HR for assistance at 253.373.7209.
  • If you do not complete and submit your online application within ninety (90) days, it will be deleted from our system.
  • A Federal and/or state Criminal History Background Check will be required of candidates upon offer of employment. Any offer of employment is conditional and subject to the receipt of an acceptable outcome on the Criminal History Background Check.
  • If you have already submitted an online application, but have forgotten your log in ID or password, click here.
  • Questions about the certification process for the state of Washington? Click here for information.
  • A valid email address is required for your online application. If you do not have an email address, you may search the internet for a free email account with a provider such as Yahoo, Hotmail, Gmail, etc. Click here for more information.
  • Click here for directions to our office.
   Benefits Information
   KEA Certificated Guide to Employee Benefits 
The Kent School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Kent School District does not discriminate in admission, access, treatment, or employment on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability. Student, school district employees, parents/guardians, and community members will not be excluded from participation in or be subjected to discrimination with respect to any educational program or activity. If you have any questions, please contact one of the following: Our Title IX Officer/ADA District Officer is Dr. Keith Beeman, Chief Talent Officer. He can be reached at 253.373.7203 or by email at keith.beeman@kent.k12.wa.us. Our Title IX and State Law Compliance Coordinator and Section 504/ADA Coordinator can be reached at 253.373.7235. Kent School District will also take steps to assure that national origin persons who lack English language skills can participate in all education programs, services and activities. For information regarding translation services or bilingual education, contact Student and Family Support Services at 253-373-7269. Further, the District complies with all requirements and objectives of applicable state and federal laws.