Des Moines Public Schools is hiring teachers with Special Education endorsements for multiple schools throughout the district; elementary, middle, and high school levels. December 2019 graduates are encouraged to apply.

Des Moines Public Schools offers a competitive benefits package, a $3,000 hiring bonus for special education teachers and a tuition free Master’s Degree through the BLUE contract (initial licensed teachers only). Find out more about the BLUE contract.

Interviews will be held at Des Moines Public Schools on October 15, November 20, and December 10.  You must submit an application to be considered for an interview.

We encourage you to have a video recording of you teaching to share with the interview team.

For more than 100 years, the Des Moines Independent Community School District has been providing an outstanding education to the students of our community. Today, our school district is a leader and innovator in public education, offering families some of the best educational choices in Iowa as we strive to become the nation’s model for urban education. Des Moines Independent Community School District is a majority minority district, serving more than 32,000 students in Iowa’s capital city.

Take a sneak peek at what is happening in Des Moines Public Schools.