Chicago Public Schools--Talent Office

  • IL


125 S. Clark St
United States

About Us

The Chicago Public Schools (CPS) is a premier big-city school district with a diverse student population, a broad range of academic preparation programs, cutting edge technologies, updated facilities, and an expansive array of employment opportunities. CPS has over 23,000 teachers committed to the academic success of nearly 409,500 students in 675 schools throughout the city of Chicago.

The Chicago Public Schools receives over 20,000 applications each year for approximately 1,500 positions. As a result, we have an extremely competitive hiring process and are currently seeking teachers in the following areas: Special Education, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Special Education, World Languages (Chinese, Arabic, Latin, Farsi), Math, Science, Reading, Physical Education, Library, Counseling/Case Management, Clinicians (School Psychologists, Speech Pathologists, Occupational and Physical Therapists, School Nurses and Sign Language Interpreters)

All candidates wishing to teach in the Chicago Public Schools will be required to obtain Illinois license prior to being staffed into a full-time position. Please visit for more information about certification. e