Employment Opportunities
New- 2/5/16 
 South Kitsap School District posts all job openings on the district website, as they become available, for a minimum of seven calendar days and close at 4:00 p.m. on the final day of posting. 

It is with pleasure that we welcome you to the South Kitsap School District where we deliver quality instruction within a safe, caring, student-centered learning environment.  The successes we enjoy are due to our teachers and staff that connect with our children and instill a love of learning that will last a lifetime.





Application Procedure:  Complete the online application and apply to the position(s) to which you are qualified within your online application.

Submitting and completing your online application ensures immediate availability of your data to our hiring administrators. 
Be sure to upload and turn in the required documents needed to complete your online application (please see below for the applicable application).
Principals and hiring administrators consider only those applicants with complete applications.  Positions close at 4:00 p.m. on the final day of posting.  Your online application and required District Testing (if applicable-see job posting) must be submitted by the closing date for an applicant to be considered for a position.
Please make sure to keep all documents in your online application current and up to date, within the last year, including references.
Review the requirements below for the specific application you are using.



To have a complete application, the following items must be received in order for your application to be considered complete:




Certificated Applicants (and Guest Teacher Applicants)

1. Online Application

2. Copy of WEST-E/PRAXIS/NES Content Knowledge Test for those certified on/after Sept. 1, 2005 or proof of Highly Qualified status from current and/or former district  (upload within online application)

3. Three Letters of Recommendation (upload within online application) *Guest Teachers Only* do not have to complete #3

4. Transcripts (upload within online application)

5. Copy of Washington State Teaching Certificate/Permit (upload within online application)

6. Resume (upload within online application)

7. Cover Letter (upload within online application)

For Emergency Guest Teachers:
  1. Click on this link and create and account 


  2. Then contact the South Kitsap Substitute Services Office at 360.874.7070


Classified Applicants

1. Online Application

2. Resume (optional-may upload within online application)

3. Cover Letter (optional-may upload within online application)

4. Required District Skills Test (with passing scores) on file-see job postings for specific requirements.  To register, go to our District Skills Test Page


To begin your online application click here.



In-District CERTIFICATED personnel may submit a Transfer Request Form to Human Resources to be considered for an open position.  


You may submit the required documents by e-mail: skjobs@skitsap.wednet.edu, fax: (360) 874-7076; or mail:

South Kitsap School District
Human Resources

2689 Hoover Ave SE
Port Orchard WA 98366


It is not necessary to complete a new application for each position. 



The South Kitsap School District #402 complies with all state and federal rules and regulations and does not discriminate in any employment, programs, or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of trained dog guides or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:


Title IX Coordinator

Shelby MacMeekin

2689 Hoover Ave SE 

Port Orchard, WA 98366

(360) 443-3626


 Section 504 Coordinator

 Robin Christman

 2689 Hoover Ave SE

 Port Orchard, WA 98366

 (360) 443-3627


Compliance Coordinator/ADA

Misty Dieffenbach

2689 Hoover Ave SE

Port Orchard, WA 98366

(360) 874-7080


South Kitsap 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 translational bilingual education programs, contact the Executive Director of Teaching and Learning at (360) 874-7050.


All Employees are required to furnish proof of identity and employment authorization status.


The South Kitsap School District is committed to providing a drug-free, tobacco-free environment for all persons-students, community and staff.

Any offer of employment with the South Kitsap School District is on a conditional basis pending the successful completion of an FBI and Washington State Patrol fingerprint background check. 


 For applications created prior to February 5, 2016, you may click here to link to the previous employment system through Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at which time the link will be removed from our website.  Thank you.

Nurturing growth, Inspiring achievement, Building community.


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Last Modified on May 9, 2016