Northwest ISD is hosting an invitation-only teacher hiring event March 21. Interested individuals must fill out an online application and meet established criteria.

The details

The interview fair will be held from 5-8 p.m. at multiple campuses, with check-in beginning at 4:30 p.m., according to a district news release.

The news release states that interested applicants should have one of the following qualifications to be considered:
  • Certified to teach
  • Be accepted in an alternative certification program
  • Anticipate teacher certification by May 2023
In addition to submitting an online application, applicants will need to complete the TalentEd EPI online teacher screener. Applications will be accepted through March 15.

What you need to know

According to the news release, Northwest ISD will offer approximately 200 invitations to the hiring fair and that the salary range for teaching positions is $60,100 to $79,153 per year . Once the event is filled, applicants will be placed on a waiting list should there be any cancellations.

The news release states that the event will include an opportunity for applicants to meet and chat with campus administrators and department leaders. Applicants can also learn about the following:
  • Supports and opportunities that arise within the district
  • Technology available to teachers
  • Benefits and insurance options
According to the news release, each attendee will receive at least two interviews with campus administrators. Applicants can also request interviews for specific campuses prior to the event, but may be interviewed at campuses that best match their certifications.

Interviews conducted at the event will not take the place of interviews for positions on specific campuses, according to the news release. Job offers will not be extended to applicants at this event.