Certificated Opportunities

Mesa Public Schools uses an online application system and accepts applications for all certificated areas at all times for our applicant pool.

A complete applicant file will require:

  • A completed online application
  • Transcript(s) of university credits (unofficial are acceptable for pre-employment)
  • College or university placement file OR three letters of recommendation
    • all letters must be dated and signed by the person making the recommendation
    • one of the letters must be from an employer on official letterhead, signed and dated within the last two years.  Your most recent employer is preferred.
  • A copy of your valid Arizona teaching certificate 
    • please be aware that the application for Arizona certification process may take up to 4 months.

Due to NCLB Highly Qualified requirements, the following documents will be required prior to consideration, selection and possible hire.  Please provide the following documents as they become available:

  • Fingerprint clearance card
  • Copies of all NES or AEPA test results.

If you do not have the ability to scan and upload documents into our online application system, clearly marked documents may be faxed to Liz Biggs at (480) 472-0422.

Summer Employment

Summer Employment Form can be found at Community Education and Special Education.

Apply Online

Start an application or log into a current application.

Teacher in Residence Program

Learn about our TIR Program

If you hold a bachelors degree in an area other than education and are interested in becoming an educator, click above to read more.

Early Childhood Instructors

Hourly

If you are interested in hourly Pre-K and First Things First Pre-K, click above and read more.  Early childhood certification is required.