Certified and Licensed Professionals
Want to be a difference maker? Peoria Unified is looking for individuals who are passionate about education and interested in joining our closely-knit community. Whether you are new to the area or a graduate of our district, we have a position that’s a right fit for you.
Who We’re Looking For
Special Education Teachers
General Education Teachers
World Language Teachers
Career and Technical Education
Curriculum and Instructional Support
To ensure that we are a highly trained and modern workforce, Peoria Unified offers numerous professional development opportunities for all employees. In Peoria Unified, we offer a modified schedule so employee have time on a weekly basis to attend professional development. We are committed to being a highly effective Professional Learning Community. Through Continuous Improvement Plans, every employee, school and the district make yearly goals to ensure that every student receives the best education possible. Peoria Unified is also proud to offer curricular and instructional coaching as well as mentorship programs.
Our Hiring Process
Teacher Salary Schedules
Whether you are new to teaching or have years of experience, we are proud to offer competitive salaries because we recognize the value our teachers bring to our district and community.
Here’s Why Our Teachers Love It Here
I love Peoria Unified, the wonderful people connection with staff, kids, family, and connection to the community.Michele Knape | Teacher
I am a product of the Peoria Unified School District. When my husband and I graduated college, I knew I wanted to teach in Peoria. My school is my second family and for the past 15 years I’ve had the opportunity to learn from and work with some of the best teachers in the state!Jennifer Wood | 5th Grade, Coyote Hills Elementary
The job of an educator is to teach students to see the leadership power that lies within them. The Peoria Unified School District has a great reputation of only selecting the best educators to unlock that power.Gina Welling | Kindergarten, Sky View Elementary