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Employment Opportunities

If you are interested in joining our staff, check out the Job Postings page to view available vacancies.

Teaching Positions

    Certified Teachers

Check our job postings regularly for updated vacancies.  Ms Henrietta is happy to help with OFAT and OS certificate applications when necessary.

    Non-Certified with Bachelor's Degree

Certificated professionals are given priority when filling job vacancies. 


 And ONE of the following:
    • Praxis PPST Reading and Writing Scores
    • Praxis CORE Reading and Writing Scores
    • ACT score of 22
    • SAT Combined Verbal/Critical Reading and Math Score of 1030
    • NTE Communications Skills Score of 645

    **A Temporary Authority to Teach requires enrollment in an alternate certificate program and additional
         college courses to be taken within first year of employment.

Para-Professional (Teacher Assistant) Positions

The Parapro Assessment is now given at the Lafayette Parish School System! The ParaPro Assessment is used to consider a Para-Educator Highly Qualified when college credits are not available.

    For more information and to register for the test, click here.


Clerical/Secretarial Positions


We are now scheduling Pre-Employment testing for the Secretary I and Clerical Assistant test.  We also offer Account Clerk, Secretary II and Bookkeeper test which will be scheduled as needed.
In order to apply for an open Secretarial or Clerical position you will be required to take the appropriate test prior to submitting an application on APPLITRACK.  Once you have passed the test you will need to submit your results with your online application.
The Secretary I test will be given on the first Tuesday of every month.

The Clerical Assistant test will be given on the third Tuesday of every month.

 Testing will be scheduled on a first come/first served basis.  You must use the link below to schedule testing 48 hours prior to the test date.


Schedule Background Fingerprinting

    Appointments Only - Click Here to Schedule Background Fingerprinting

    Located in the Human Resources Department at 113 Chaplin Dr, Lafayette, LA 70508.

    We wish you all a long and satisfying career in public education and
hope we provide the service you need to do your job well.