Director of Recruitment

Portland Public Schools

Come to Portland for the most impactful role you’ll ever have.

Portland, Oregon — the greenest and most eclectic city in our country, standing at the forefront of the crucial and difficult work of racial equity and social justice — is proud of the rise of its schools. We seek a new member of our team to serve as our next Director of Recruitment. This is a rare opportunity to play a significant role in the talent leadership of an important American city’s education system. 

Our district is unabashed in its focus on eliminating systemic racism and the adverse impact it has on student learning; and we seek to hire individuals who bring to our district a deep commitment to this work.  Our newest teammate will bring a vision for attracting the greatest talent from around the nation – and beyond – to provide the students and families of Portland the most innovative and thoughtful educators on the planet.

We are very clear about our mission. We envision every student surrounded by top-drawer educators. We envision success for every student, every teacher, and every staff-person at Portland Public Schools. 

This is who we are. 
And this is what we re-imagine.

Click here to learn more about our district and click here to apply for this position.  For strongest consideration, please apply no later than June 10. Salary range is from the mid 110ks to the mid 130ks. If interested in a confidential initial conversation, please submit a resume to at your earliest convenience.  If you are solution-oriented, a strong communicator and collaborator, passionate about urban education, and ready to (or already do) call Portland your home – we want to hear from you.