• Why Teach In L.A.?

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  • As the nation’s second largest school district, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) serves more than 600, 000 students. Our student population is diverse and culturally rich. The District, which encompasses the city of Los Angeles and several neighboring cities, offers exceptional opportunities for teachers. We believe teachers shape the future, and we are committed to educational reform and innovative instructional programs that are aligned to state standards. The LAUSD provides a supportive and dynamic environment for making a difference in young lives and enriching the student-teacher experience.

  • Why Teach in LAUSD?

  • Salary & Benefits

  • In addition to your salary package, teachers are also eligible for a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:
    • District-paid Medical, dental and vision coverage for you, your spouse or domestic partner, and your dependents (value of approximately $16,000)
    • District-paid basic Life Insurance coverage (up to $20,000), with optional  participation in group life insurance through payroll deduction
    • Participation in the California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), a defined-benefit retirement plan
    • Optional participation in Flexible Spending Account (FSA) plans, as well as 403(b) and 457(b) retirement savings plans



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  • Application Process Overview

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  • Contact

    Phone IconPhone:  (213) 241-5300

    eMail IconEmail: recruit@lausd.net

      Drop Pin Address:

    333 S. Beaudry Ave
    15th Floor

    Los Angeles, CA 90017