There are many job opportunities available in Kentucky’s public education system. Job openings in schools and districts, the Kentucky Department of Education or with other state agencies.
Kentucky Department of Education Vacancies: This page lists employment openings for the Kentucky Department of Education.
Opportunities for employment in other state agencies. The positions listed at this site are open to all persons who meet the minimum requirements. These vacancies are posted for a limited time and are updated on a daily basis. A complete listing of positions currently active and available to all job applicants can also be found on this site.
To submit your profile for vacancies in local schools and districts use the Kentucky Educator Placement Service (KEPS). KEPS also allows you to search for certified vacancies in public schools and districts.
Please follow these links to learn more about working in Education:
The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. KDE will only use E-Verify once you have accepted a job offer and completed the Form I-9.
For more information on E-Verify, or if you believe that KDE has violated its E-Verify responsibilities, please contact the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at 999-897-7781 or E-Verify website
Please be advised that the Kentucky Department of Education has revised its Consolidated Compliance Plan for Non-Discrimination. The revised plan has been posted on the Accessibility Accessibility Page on KDE's website. Scroll down the page to REPORTING AN ACCESSIBILITY to access the latest plan which includes a Discrimination Complaint Form that can be filled out by anyone alleging discrimination against KDE staff and/or KDE program areas.
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