Employment Opportunities

Thank you very much for your interest in the Marblehead Public Schools! We are pleased that you are considering a career in our district. While we realize applying online may take you longer than sending your materials by mail, it is a far more efficient way for us to process your application. The online database of applicants makes it easier for principals to review your materials at any time day or night and on weekends as well. Sending your materials by mail will place you at a disadvantage as principals look to the electronic database to fill positions.

Marblehead Public Schools utilizes SchoolSpring for all job postings and résumé submittals.

Employment Overview

Job openings and descriptions for teacher and other positions are available on the Marblehead Public Schools Human Resources. Job opportunities are updated on a weekly basis. Openings are also posted internally and via periodic newspaper ads. Click on the SchoolSpring links or district job postings. Employment Application forms are located here. Applicants may download application forms, or call (781) 639-3140 to be sent an application by mail. Questions regarding applying for employment within the Marblehead Public Schools may be referred to this same number. Applicants may also visit the Personnel Office located at:

Personnel Office
9 Widger Road
Marblehead, MA  01945

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7:45 am to 4:00 pm
Fridays: 7:45 am to 3:00 pm

Teaching Positions

Applicants for teaching positions must apply via SchoolSpring unless otherwise indicated. Those selected for an interview will be contacted directly by the school Principal or another administrator. To apply for teaching and educational administration positions, download and complete the Professional Application Form and submit it along with the following to the Marblehead Public Schools Office of Personnel.

  1. Professional Application Form
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Current résumé
  4. Proof of appropriate Massachusetts licensure/certification
  5. Original college/university transcripts
  6. Three letters of reference

Massachusetts Teacher Licensure/Certification

Appropriate licensure (certification) by the Massachusetts Department of Education (DOE) is required for Massachusetts public school teachers. For additional information on licensure/certification, or to apply for licensure, visit the Mass. DOE online “Educator Licensure and Recruitment Center (ELAR) or call (781) 338-3000.

Substitute Teacher Positions

We are delighted that you are interested in applying to become a substitute teacher. While being a substitute takes skills and patience, it is a rewarding experience particularly for those who are thinking about a career as a teacher. If you have a Bachelor's degree and a love of working with children, you can substitute in Marblehead.

The first step is to apply for a position through SchoolSpring by clicking on this link.

Support Staff Positions

To apply for support staff positions, download and complete the Support Staff Application Form and submit along with the following to the Marblehead Public Schools Personnel Office:

  1. Support Staff Application Form*
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Current Resume

Support staff applicants should also be prepared to provide original transcripts upon request. Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted directly by the school Principal or another administrator.

All support staff applicants should submit a separate cover letter and resume for each available position of interest. Application materials should be directed to:

Personnel Office
9 Widger Road
Marblehead, MA 01945
Phone: (781) 639-3140 ext.16
Fax: (781) 639-3149

Marblehead Public Schools is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of age, color, race, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, the Marblehead Public Schools provide reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities.