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Our Mission

The Washington Parish School System Personnel Department shall strive to hire only highly qualified teachers and personnel that will be committed to providing the best possible education for ALL students in the our system.

The Washington Parish School System Personnel Department is committed to providing personal attention to current staff and to those pursuing employment within the district.  The department processes applications and contract for teachers, teacher aides, secretaries, principals and other administrators.  The department also assists staff in the renewal of their certificates / licenses, coordinates the acquisition of substitutes and manages all supplemental and co-curricular contracts.

Please contact Jennifer Thomas via telephone at 985-839-3436 or via email at for more information and to submit an application for employment with the Washington Parish School System.

Current Job Openings

Teacher Recruitment

If you are a qualified educator committed to making a difference in students' lives, we welcome your consideration of the Washington Parish School System as a career choice.

Our comprehensive benefits package includes a variety of HMO health plans, group life insurance, state supported retirement, credit union, dental care plans, flexible spending accounts and tax deferred annuities.  We also promote the earning of advanced degrees by providing financial support for educators pursuing continuing educational studies.


The Washington Parish School System does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, sex, religion, age, handicap, or national origin.


Jennifer Thomas
Assistant Superintendent/
Director of Personnel

Melissa Mauer
Administrative Secretary

Karen Miller



Employment Applications

2022-23 Salary ScheduleS