Employment Opportunities

This page provides links to announcements for positions currently being recruited for at the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE).  KEEP SCROLLING to VIEW ALL OPPORTUNITIES.
To view the position announcement, click on the desired position title link.

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Employment Opportunities with MSDE

New!  Juvenile Services Education School-Based Positions: School Guidance Counselor - Academic-Special Ed-Career Tech & Trades-Content Teachers-Library Media
*Locations include Baltimore City, Prince Georges, Anne Arundel, Frederick, Kent, Wicomico Counties, Garrett & Allegany Counties.
New!  Education Program Specialist - Career programs & Early College Specialist
New!  Education Program Specialist - Service Learning Specialist (part-time)
New!  Human Resources Specialist Trainee
New!  Education Program Manager - Director Educator Certification & Reporting
New!  Teacher Supervisor - School Psychologist
New!  Education Program Supervisor - School Psychological Services
New!  Program Manager - Lead School Facilities Assessor
New!  Administrator - Maryland Center for School Safety Communication & Multimedia Specialist
New!  Promotional Opportunity for MSDE Employees Only:  Asst. Funding Manager (School Construction)
New!  Capital Construction Engineer Architect
New!  Administrative Program Manager - Deputy Director of Media Relations
New!  Administrative Program Manager - Deputy Director of Community Engagement
New!  Administrative Program Manager - Deputy Director of Marketing & Strategy
New!  Director, Office of Strategic Planning & Continous Improvement
New!  Program Manager - Analyst, Strategic Planning & Continuous Improvement
New!  Executive Associate - Special Assistant Office of Communications
New!  Information Technology Assistant Director - Information Technology Partner
New!  Program Manager - Public Information Act Officer
New!  Program Manager - Writer & Content Management Specialist
New!  HR Administrator - Recruitment Coordinator
New!  Program Manager - Multi-Media Manager
New!  Program Manager - Planning & Budget Analyst
New!  Program Manager - Talent Partner
New!  Director of Grants Administration & Compliance
New!  Program Manager - Grants Adminstration & Compliance
Education Program Specialist - Coordinator of Neglected & Delinquent Programs
(Title 1 Parts A&D)    *announcment pending*
School Principals - Positions Located in Baltimore & various locations within Maryland
*To Apply for this position on JobAps click here* -or-
Please complete the MSDE Employment Application Addendum then send to  jobs.msde@maryland.gov

Academic Teachers   *Language Arts, Reading, Math, Science, Health, & Social Studies*
*To Apply for these positions click here*

Please check back for additions regularly*

For more positions & accompanying Teacher Application Addendum please see our Careers in Teaching page.

New Positions! - Maryland Schools Mental Health Response Program

We will be needing the following staff:

New!  Clinical Psychologists  *6 positions*
New!  Education Program Specialists - School Counseling Specialists (LCPC)  *6 positions*
New!  Education Program Specialists - School Social Workers (LCSW-C)  *6 positions*
New!  Education Program Specialists - Substance Abuse Counseling Specialists  *6 positions*
New!  Registered (School) Nurses  *6 positions*
New!  Clinical Psychiatrist -MDH School Mental Health Response Program
New!  Education Program Specialists - Board Certified Behavior Specialists  *6 positions*
New!  Education Program Specialists - Family Navigators  *12 positions*
Education Program Manager - Maryland Mental Health Initiative Director
Education Program Specialist - Maryland Mental Health Initiative Specialist
Administrative Specialist - Maryland Mental Health Initiative Assistant
*Please check for additions regularly*

Contractual Employment Opportunities

New!  Staff Specialist - School Nutrition Program Compliance Specialist
New!  Grants Administrator - Maryland Center for School Safety
New!  Staff Specialist - Financial reporting Specialist (Preschool Develoopment Grant)
New!  Office Secretary - Rehabilitation Services *located in Prince George's County)
New!  Child Care Licensing Specialist - Trainees (various locations trhoughout Maryland)
New!  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist - Client Services  *Located in Prince George's County*
New!  Research Statistician - Early Childhood Education Research & Evaluation Specialist
Education Program Specialists - Preshool Development Birth-5 Grant (4 positions)
*announcement pending*
Education Program Specialist - Head Start Program Specialist  *announcment pending*
*Please check for additions regularly*

Inquiries regarding these positions sent to jobs.msde@maryland.gov or call 410-767-0019.

Positions with our Division of Rehabilitation Services

New! Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist(Level II)  *Located in Baltimore, Maryland*
New! Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist(Level II)  *Located in Baltimore, Maryland*
New!  Residential Advisor - Rehabilitation Services
Physician Progam Specialist - Child/Adult Psychiatry - SSA Claims Examiner **Part-Time**
*Please check for additions regularly*

For inquiries regarding Rehabilitation Services positions, please call 410-554-9392.

MSDE offers a competitive salary and complete benefits package.
Just click the BENEFITS button to find out and see why work for MSDE!


Interested candidates must submit a Maryland State Department of Education employment application and resume via the State Employment Jobaps Website . The Application, resume, and any support documentation must clearly demonstrate that the applicant satisfies the prerequisite Minimum Qualifications and possesses the Essential Requirements for the position. Completed Applications must be submitted by the closing date noted on each announcement for first consideration.

Option 1 (Preferred)

The MSDE positions posted to the JobAps site are open for two weeks, applying before the closing date gives your application first priority in being considered. 

You will need to create an application template and upload your resume.  Once your application template is completed you will be able to apply for immediate consideration to all newly posted positions with MSDE.  To create your application template click on the following link: JobAps Application

Option 2 (Applying after the initial JobAps closing date)

If the position recruitment is no longer posted on the Maryland State JobAps Site, but is still listed you may send inquiries to jobs.msde@maryland.gov

To apply for a teaching or administrative position with our Juvenile Services Division visit our Careers in Teaching Page:  Complete a teacher application and teacher application addendum on the JobAps site. Additional attachments or documents may be sent to jobs.msde@maryland.gov


The Maryland State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry/national origin, color, disability, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation in matters affecting employment or in providing access to programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

For inquiries related to Department policy, please contact: Equity Assurance and Compliance Office, Office of the Deputy State Superintendent for Finance and Administration, Maryland State Department of Education, 200 W. Baltimore Street - 6th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-2595, 410-767-0426 - voice, 410-767-0431 - fax, 410-333-6442 - TTY/TDD

Contact Information
Maryland State Department of Education
Office of Human Resources
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:      (410) 767-0019
TTY/TDD:      (410) 333-3045
Fax:      (410) 333-8950