Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Oak Park School District! OPSD is looking for individuals who are intrinsically motivated; who have a deep desire to grow professionally; who believe children deserve to learn in an environment with the highest level of cultural competence; who are committed to providing children with boundless opportunities; and who understand that initiative, rigor and grit are essential to be a great teacher leader in the 21st Century.


Early Childhood Positions:

  • GSRP Teacher

  • GSRP Paraeducator


Elementary Positions:

  • Special Education ASD Teachers

  • Special Education Paraeducators

  • ELL Paraeducators


Secondary Positions:

  • Media Center Specialist(6-8)

  • Special Education Paraeducator (6-8)

  • Science Teachers (6-8)

  • Special Education CI Teacher (6-8)

  • ESL Teacher (6-12)

  • Mathematics Teachers (6-12)

  • ELL Paraeducators

  • School Psychologist (6-8)

For application and complete list of open positions - visit the Oakland Human Resources Consortium site - Frontline

Need assistance with your online application or have any questions? Please feel free to call 248-336-7704 or send an email inquiry to


Support Staff Positions Available!!!! Support Staff  (Substitute Paraprofessionals, Latchkey and Lunchroom Aides) earn $13.00 per hour. Substitute Teachers earn $20.00 per hour.

To apply, please complete the following 3-Step Application Process:

Step 1: Complete an application on the ESS website:

Step 2: Contact Ms. Lashun Harris-Mitchell at,, or call 248-336-7716, for instructions regarding the fingerprint process. If you have been fingerprinted by another school district, please contact Ms. Harris to obtain a Criminal History Release Form.

Step 3: Complete and submit all required hiring documents to ESS. (Note: ESS will not initiate this step until the fingerprint results are received by the Oak Park School District).