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Why Choose to work at Scottsdale Public Schools

Why Choose SUSD

Scottsdale Unified School District is composed of fifteen elementary schools, four K-8 schools, five middle schools and five high schools.  The district enrollment is approximately 23,000. Scottsdale is the tenth largest district in Arizona. 

  • Commitment to 10% pay increase for teachers over 4 years.
  • $69.8 Million in scholarships earned by the Class of 2017
  • 91 National Board Certified Teachers
  • 85% graduation rate
  • 9 A+ Schools of Excellence
  • 4 Nationally ranked high schools
  • 3 Class of 2017 Flinn scholars – more than any other Arizona school district

Salary and Benefits

The salaries at Scottsdale are very competitive with other Arizona School Districts. Single or family medical insurance plans and single or family dental plans are available. A term life insurance policy is purchased for each employee.  Legal, vision, pet, critical illness, spouse and child life insurance plans are available. SUSD offer Employee Assistance Program (EAP).  EAP is completely confidential and up to 6 sessions per issue, per year are offered for the employee, spouse, and minor children up to age 25.


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We're Located in Scottsdale!

Spend any time at all in in the West’s Most Western Town and you’ll soon discover that enjoying the great outdoors is part of our local way of life…..  If there is one thing that Scottsdale is prominent for, it is their love affair with the arts. If you are looking for arts, food and cultural events, consider Scottsdale. 

Community Relations

Our schools are the cores of our community. They are places where families participate in or attend a multitude of activities including academic and athletic competitions, music, art and drama performances, fundraisers, field trips, and family nights. These activities promote a sense of unity, loyalty, and pride in each of our communities.

Many of our schools provide before and after school care. Kids Club is a licensed before and after school program administered by Scottsdale Unified School District’s participating schools. Early bird drop off begins at 6:30a.m. and after school operates from school dismissal until 6:30 p.m.



Opportunities at Scottsdale Unified School District

Certificated Positions

  • Teacher
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Guidance Counselor
  • Substitute Teacher
  • Nurse
  • Social Worker
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Administrative Positions

  • School Principal
  • Assistant Superintendent
  • Director    
  • School Assistant Principal
  • Coordinator
  • Dean of Students
  • Psychologist
  • Executive Director
SUSD High School Principals

Full Time Classified Positions

  • Administrative Support
  • Community Specialist
  • Instructional Support
  • Facilities Services
  • Health Assistant
  • Finance
  • Bus Driver
  • Nutritional Services
  • Childcare Specialist
  • Human Resources
  • IT Support
  • Security
  • Purchasing
  • Other


Part Time Classified Positions 

  • School Aide
  • Crossing Guard
  • Nutritional Services
  • Instructional Support
  • Childcare Provider
  • Bus Aide
  • Bus Driver
  • Other