806 North Washington
Bismarck ND 58501
About the Human Resources Office
The Human Resources Office provides leadership and specialized knowledge in human resources management to help the district maximize its effectiveness as an employer, and to help employees maximize their effectiveness for the district, in order to attain the vision that all students will graduate an be prepared for post-secondary education and the workplace.
The Human Resources Offices provides the public and employees with information on job openings, benefits, compensation packages, employment policies and procedures, employee relations, and staff development.
Job Opportunities (link)
Bismarck public school district employment information.
Applitrack Online Application (link)
The Bismarck Public School District uses an online application process. All external applicants must complete the online application to be considered for all job openings with BPS. Applicants will be considered once their online application has been completed.
Job Service North Dakota (link)
Job Service North Dakota provides customer-focused services to meet the current and emerging workforce needs of the state.
The Bismarck Public Schools has over 1,800 full-time, part-time and seasonal staff. For the 2010-11 school year there are 928 teachers, 735 support staff, 64 professional support staff, and 45 central office and building administrators.
Each year we receive over 700 applications for teaching positions for an average of 60 job openings for teaching positions. The teacher salary ranges from $35,992 for first year teachers with a bachelor's degree to $71,699 for teachers with a Masters+60/EDD and 25 years of experience. Teachers, administrators, professional support staff and full-time support staff employees receive a comprehensive benefits package with medical, dental, vision and life insurance along with retirement benefit and paid time off.
Professional Excellence Program
Professional Excellence Program (link)
Members of the education profession each have their own set of highly complex set of practices. To promote excellence in education, the Bismarck Public School District gathered a committee of 15 individuals to design the Bismarck Public Schools Professional Excellence Frameworks, which was designed, using Frameworks for Teaching and Teacher Evaluation by Charlotte Danielson.
Staff Development (link)
The Bismarck Public School District strives to provide all staff with effective training and support professional growth that focuses on the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required of teachers, administrators and other school employees so all students have the opportunities to improve their learning.
Salary Schedules (link)
Employee Manuals & Negotiated Agreements
Employee Manuals & Negotiated Agreements (link)