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!  Chief of Familiy Support & Dispute Resolution (Education Program Manager)
New!  Director of Equity Assurance & Compliance (Administrative Program Manager)
New!  Executive Director of Government Affairs, Education Policy, & External Relations
New!  Community Engagement Coordinator (Administrator)  *2 positions*
New!  Web Developer - Communications & Community Engagement
New!  Education Data Analyst (Education Program Specialist)
New!  Education Research & Data Specialist (Education Program Specilaist)
New!  Education Program Evaluation Specialist (Education Program Specialist)
New!  Special Education Early Childhood Performance Specialist (Education Program Specialist)
New!  Senior Research & Data Specialist (Education Program Specialist)
New!  Director of Educator Certification & Federal & State Reporting (Education Program Manager)
New!  Director, Strategic Planning & Continuous Improvement
New!  Strategic Planning & Continuous Improvement Analyst (Program Manager)
Education Program Specialist - Judy Center Early Learning Hub Specialist  *announcement 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.

Contractual Employment Opportunities

New!  Expert Review Team - Expert Reviewer (Senior Administrative Managers) *several positions*
New!  ARPA Grant Monitoring Secialist (Education Program Specialist)
New!  ARP-ESSER Program Evaluation Specialist (Education Program Specialist)
New!  Child Care Licensing Specialist Trainees  *various locations within Maryland*
New!  Early Childhood Education Research & Evaluation Specialist (Research Statistician)
New!  Activity Therapy Associate - Rehabilitation Services
New!  Rehabilitation Center Residential Advisor
New!  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialists  *located in Baltimore & Howard Counties*
New!  Office Secretary - Client Services (3 positions)
Located in Cecil, Montgomery, and Prince George's Counties
​Education Program Specialists - Preshool Development Birth-5 Grant (4 positions)
*announcement pending*
​Education Program Specialist - Head Start Program Specialist  *announcement pending*
*Please check for additions regularly*

Maryland Schools Mental Health Response Program

We will be needing the following staff:

Clinical Psychologists  *6 positions*
School Counselors - LCPC (Education Program Specialists)  *6 positions*
School Social Workers LCSW-C (Education Program Specialists)  *6 positions*
Substance Abuse Counseling Specialists (Education Program Specialists)  *6 positions*
Registered (School) Nurses  *6 positions*
Board Certified Behavior Specialists (Education Program Specialists)  *6 positions*
Family Navigators (Eudcation Program Specialists)  *12 positions*
*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!  Rehabilitation Center Residential Advisor
New!  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist I  (Level II)   *Located in Baltimore, Maryland*
New!  Staff Specialist - Center Operations (shift)
New!  Staff Specialist - Business Enterprise Program - Business Counselor
New!  Services Supervisor - Rehabilitation Services Property Control
New!  Mental Health Professional Counselor Supervisor
New!  Therapeutic Recreator (Located in Baltimore, Maryland)
New!  Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist I  (Level II)   *Located in Montgomery County*
​New! promotional opportunity for MSDE Employees Vocational Rehabilitation Supervisor-Vision Services
New!  Office Secretary - Client Services (4 positions)
Located in Baltimore, Montgomery, Prince George's Counties & Baltimore City
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