Waltham Public Schools serves more than 5,300 students from diverse backgrounds with courses and activities designed to prepare them for success in the 21st Century.
Our school system offers public education to our children while simultaneously enriching the quality of life in the community, bolstering property values, and offering a broad range of academic, artistic, and athletic options and opportunities for students.
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.
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.