Make a difference for our schools

Our students’ education goes far beyond what they learn in the classroom – and at DPS, every member of the team has the opportunity to have a meaningful impact. From food services to accounting to counseling, from translators to bus drivers and more, there are countless ways to utilize your unique skills and grow your career – all while making a real difference for our kids, our schools and our community.

Join a talented team committed to a common vision

At DPS, we are a team – and we work together every day, using our Shared Core Values as a foundation and our vision that Every Child Succeeds as our guide. Working alongside colleagues and friends, we commit to one another and ensure that every member of the team has ongoing support, continual opportunities for growth and room to customize their careers.

Celebrate the diversity of our community

We are guided by the diverse voices of the Denver community as we embrace the heritage and cultures that inspire and unite us. Equity is at our core of our mission, and as members of Team DPS, we commit to building a culture that honors the unique identity and potential of every student and every team member.

Be part of a school system that is leading the way across the nation

Together we are redefining what is possible in urban public education, and every day we put our innovative ideas into practice to help our students succeed. We need talented team members across DPS to build on this momentum and make a real impact today.


Our kids deserve individualized support. You are in the classroom every day collaborating with our teachers, working with students and developing your own career.

Paraprofessional Qualifications Guide »

Guest Teachers / Substitutes

Our kids need excellent instruction every day -- even when their teacher’s out sick. You fill a critical need for both our teachers and our students.

Guest Teaching Requirements »

Speech Language Pathologists

Our kids shouldn’t be on their own. You help them to speak clearly, understand and use vocabulary in order to have successful student outcomes in academics.

School Psychologists/Social Workers

Our kid's lives are complicated. You will provide comprehensive social emotional supports for the Whole Child – and have the critical role of someone who cares.

School Counselors

Our kids potential is limitless. You help them think big and provide the supports to make their dreams a reality.

School Nurses

Our kids get tummy aches – and you know when it's not really their stomach that's bothering them. You care for kids’ daily needs, and think strategically about their long-term health.

Occupational Therapists

Our kids all have unique needs. You focus on their strengths so they build confidence to excel.

Extended Learning

Our kids need learning opportunities that extend past the school bell. You provide the before- and after-school support that parents depend on.

Math Fellows

Our kids deserve individualized support. You build their confidence in math so they can excel in this critical skill.

Support School Operations


Our parents trust transportation to safely deliver their kids to school. You are the first member of #TeamDPS our kids see in the morning and the last one they see at night.

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Our kids deserve pristine learning environments. You take pride in the cleanliness of your building – and students, teachers, parents and the principal take note.

Food Services

Our kids need nutritious meals to fuel their learning. You love seeing smiling faces at your salad bar.

Building Maintenance

Our buildings are historic city treasures. You keep these complex learning environments operating in top form so that our students can too.

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