• Explore Career Opportunities at Pittsburgh Public Schools



    Pittsburgh Public schools is a dynamic public school district whose students come from Pittsburgh's 90 neighborhoods and from 57 different countries around the globe. They bring with them a variety of skills, talents, interests, learning styles, and a wide array of social and academic needs. We are committed to accelerating student achievement, eliminating racial disparities, creating a positive school and district culture, and fostering innovation. We educate and support the whole child and prepare every student to achieve academic excellence and strength of character, so that they have the opportunity to succeed in all aspects of life. Pittsburgh Public Schools is a place where people committed to meaningful change have joined together to enable student excellence.
    When you choose Pittsburgh Public Schools, you will:
    • Join a mission-driven organization, committed to impacting the lives of children.
    • Help our students succeed.
    • Help us eliminate racial disparities.
    • Receive the support and feedback you need to grow as a professional.
    • Have opportunities to lead and advance in your career.
    • Receive a competitive salary.
    • Enjoy living and working in a vibrant, world-class city.
    Each and every Pittsburgh Public Schools staff member plays an important role in delivering on our District's vision—to help all students graduate high school ready to complete a two- or four-year college degree or workforce certification.

    Career Options at Pittsburgh Public Schools 

    Join us to make an impact on the nearly 25,000 students enrolled in our schools, and help our students build a bridge to The Pittsburgh Promise®. We need people like you to make good on our promise to students.
     Apply now, teachers!
    PreK-12 Teachers
    Apply now, substitutes!
    School Nurses
    Apply now, school-based professionals!
      Social Workers
    School Psychologists
    School Nurses
    Speech Therapists 
    Occupational Therapists
    Physical Therapists 
    Apply now, school leaders!
    Assistant Principals
    Apply Now, Central Office!
    Custodial and Facilities
    Human Resources
    Information Technology
    School Safety

    The Pittsburgh Board of Public Education is currently seeking an educational leader to serve as superintendent for Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS), the second-largest school system in Pennsylvania. The nine-member Board serving PPS is looking for a dynamic, engaging, and transformative leader to help guide the District into the future. The goal is to have the permanent Superintendent in place by the start of the 2022-23 academic year.

    The position is available on the BWP website at www.bwpassociates.com.  Letters of interest and other required materials must by received by BWP no later than May 30, 2022. The School Board expects to finalize the search by late June 2022.



    The Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, creed, religion, gender (including gender identity or expression), sexual orientation, ancestry, national origin, marital status, pregnancy or disability in its programs, activities, career and technical education programs or employment and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. It is the policy of the Pittsburgh School District to make all services, programs and activities available and to provide reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities. Please make requests for accommodations at least 72 hours before the scheduled event. Inquiries regarding accommodations or civil rights grievance procedures may be directed to Director of Employee Relations, Title IX Coordinator & Section 504/ADA Title II Coordinator at 341 S. Bellefield Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 at 412-529-3607 TitleIXCoordinator@pghschools.org or 412.529.HELP (4357).