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Waltham Public Schools offers competitive salaries and a generous benefits package in a collegial and supportive environment. The District offers ongoing professional development opportunities and maintains strong partnerships with Brandeis, Bentley and Boston Universities, along with Boston College, Lesley and Harvard Universities. Educators employed by Waltham Public Schools are required to hold a valid MA DESE license in the appropriate field and an SEI Endorsement when applicable.
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Please visit the Payroll and Benefits page for detailed information about Substitute Application Information.
The State fingerprinting law expands on what we as public schools already do with Criminal Offender Record Information (CORI) checks. Specifically, it requires a fingerprint-based state and national criminal record check for all school employees and school volunteers. The State Applicant Fingerprint Identification System (SAFIS) Morpho Trust USA IdentoGo has been created for this purpose. There are several locations throughout the state. See here for more information:
Waltham Public Schools has partnered with the Massachusetts Partnership for Diversity in Education (MDPE) in our effort to welcome diverse candidates to our school system. We value and prioritize the hiring of educators who bring a wealth of perspectives and experiences to our schools, and who reflect the diversity of the students we serve.
MPDE is a collaborative of public school districts with a 40-year uninterrupted history committed to supporting the interest of its members to increase the numbers of teachers of color for their schools by providing recruitment support and related services.