Why Lead in Seattle

Current School Leader Openings

Seattle Public Schools (SPS) is now accepting applications for the 2022-23 School Leader Principal and Assistant Principal Pool.

The School Leader Pool(s) is the first step in determining if an applicant is eligible to apply for Site-Based Leader openings at Seattle Public Schools (SPS).  If you are interested in becoming a School Leader here at SPS, you must first apply via our Principal School Leader Pools. SPS is now accepting applications for the 2022-23 School Leader Pools. To apply click the link below.

22 – 23 School Leader Principal Pool

2022-23 School Leader Pool – Assistant Principal

Out-of-State Applicants – All Administrators hired must have a Washington State Administrator Certification before the July 1, 2022 start date. For information about the certification processes for Washington State please contact the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) 

PLEASE NOTE:  The 22-23 School Leader Pools will close at 5 p.m. on May 1, 2022.