Are you looking to join a dynamic, fast-paced Philadelphia institution?  Your career here directly impacts the future of our City.  We’re now hiring for roles in academic support, student services, human resources, information technology, finance, facilities, and operations.

Serving a population as richly diverse as ours, creativity, innovation, and acceptance are at the heart of our approach to education. Careers in the Central Office support our schools so that they can live out the School District of Philadelphia’s vision and action plan.  We’re looking for individuals who are:

  • Caring, data-driven professionals who want to change tomorrow for our students
  • Innovative, creative problem-solvers who enjoy challenges
  • Professionals enthusiastic about working in a culturally-diverse city

Review our current vacancies to find and learn more about our current opportunities. Please note that the requirements, timelines, and hiring processes for Central Office employment will vary from position to position. All job applications do require an updated resume to be uploaded. All questions regarding Central Office Employment can be directed to

Current SDP Employees: Please use your Employee Portal to log into Taleo and apply to your desired role(s).  More information on that process can be found here.

Do you know someone who is interested in a career at SDP? Refer them today!


The STEP program in The School District of Philadelphia places teams of mental health clinicians in select District schools.

Teams provide mental health, behavioral health, and social service support as well as school wide consultation and training.  These openings are for a wide range of experience, with the final salary commensurate with experience.  Learn more about these roles and apply here.