Be part of something special.

  • As the largest special education provider in Missouri and the 10th largest employer in the St. Louis region, we offer employees an environment rich in comprehensive resources and a depth and range of experience unmatched by others. Our staff are trusted and recognized in the community as we provide special education or career and technical education to one in five public school students in St. Louis County. We offer generous compensation and benefits which begin on your first day of employment. We offer tuition reimbursement and professional development and support the growth of our employees. Our wellness program is consistently recognized as one of the best in St. Louis and we are proud of our core values of equity, commitment, and collaboration. We are specialized for success. Join us.

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Administrators

Administrators

SSD is looking for leaders who inspire, empower, and encourage staff to ensure our daily work stays centered on our mission. We value leaders who embrace our core values of equity, collaboration, and inclusion and rely on them to direct their management style.

 

Paraprofessionals

Paraprofessionals

Teacher Assistants and Aides assist teachers in providing each student with the support they need to excel to their greatest potential. The supports provided are as varied as our students and our Assistants and Aides are valued members of our educational community.

 

Student Support Services

Student Support Services

Help us care for kids! SSD employs applied behavior analysts, school nurses, school psychologists, speech/language pathologists, occupational therapists, social workers, and other specialized and certified staff to support our students throughout their journey with us.

 

Special Education Teachers

Special Education Teachers

Our teachers’ expertise and vast knowledge of resources are what make us specialized for success. Joining our team brings wonderful rewards including the opportunity to build strong bonds with students and families due to small class sizes and the joy of seeing student growth daily.

 

Bus Drivers & Monitors

Bus Drivers & Monitors

Our drivers and monitors truly make the day for our kids, not just by safely transporting them, but also by greeting them each morning and wishing them well each afternoon. We have opportunities to work all over St. Louis County and will train you.

 

Substitute Teachers, Assistants, Aides

Substitute Teachers, Assistants, Aides

Substitute teaching is a phenomenal opportunity to be a mentor and help students become the best versions of themselves.

 

Maintenance Staff

Maintenance Staff

SSD relies on our highly skilled maintenance staff to care for our schools and facilities. We have buildings countywide and opportunities are clustered by region. Use your technical knowledge to support schools throughout our community!

 

Technology Staff

Technology Staff

Keeping SSD connected takes a team of pros! We employ staff in each of our buildings who keep our technological infrastructure humming along.

 

Secretarial & Clerical Staff

Secretarial & Clerical Staff

SSD depends on the reliability, discretion, and organizational skills of our outstanding secretarial staff to keep our District operating at its absolute best.

 

Adult Education

Adult Education

Applied Tech, SSD's adult education program, offers a one-year LPN program for adult learners. With two locations and high demand for our graduates, we are seeking qualified instructors to help us fill the critical need for nurses in our region.

 

Security Staff

Security Staff

Keeping our students and staff safe in our buildings and programs requires a top-notch team. Full-time, commissioned police officers ensure we keep our campuses secure.

 

Career & Technical Education Teachers

Career & Technical Education Teachers

SSD provides career and technical education (CTE) for St. Louis County through two high schools, North Tech and South Tech. With multiple career pathways offered in a variety of programs, we are looking for instructors with industry experience who are eager to teach the next generation of employees.

 

Food Service

Food Service

SSD contracts food service professionals through Sodexo. These positions offer flexibility and great work-life balance. Work schedules follow the school district calendar, with holiday, weekends, and summers off.