Careers in Teaching

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* Please note that at this time we are currently operating under a Hiring Freeze. As positions do become available for hire they will be posted here and on the State of Maryland JobAps Website. In the interim we thank you for your patience.*

Career Opportunities are available at the following Maryland Youth Centers:

Central Maryland: Charles H. Hickey, Jr. School & Baltimore City Juvenile Justice Center (Baltimore).

Southern Maryland: Thomas J. S. Waxter Children's Center (Laurel), Cheltenham Youth Facility (Cheltenham), & Alfred D. Noyes Children's Center (Rockville).

Eastern Shore Maryland: J. DeWeese Carter Center (Chestertown) & Lower Eastern Shore Children's Center (Salisbury).

Western Maryland: Victor Cullen (Sabillasville), Western Maryland Children's Center (Hagerstown), Backbone Mountain, Meadow Mountain, Green Ridge, & Savage Mountain Youth Centers (Garrett & Allegany Counties).

Career Opportunities with Juvenile Services Education & Maryland Youth Centers
Where you can make a difference!
New!  Academic Teachers   *Language Arts, Reading, Math, Science, Health, & Social Studies*
*To Apply for this position click here*​​
New!  Special Education Teachers - for various locations within Maryland
*To Apply for this position click here*​​
New!  School Guidance Counselors - for various locations within Maryland​
*To Apply for these positions click here*
New!  Trades & Career Technology Teachers  - for Frederick & Allegany County Youth Centers
*To Apply for this position please send resume and application to*
School Principals - Positions Located in Baltimore & various locations within Maryland
*To Apply for this position please send resume and application to*
Library Media Specialists  - for various locations within Maryland
To apply for this position click here*
* Please check back for additional positions coming soon.*

Attention Teacher Applicants:

For information about TEACHER CERTIFICATION please use the link provided. Also for specific questions or to obtain materials for becoming a certified educator in the State of Maryland please call 410-767-0412.

Effective July 1, 2009 the Adult Correctional Education will reside with the Department of Labor Licensing and Regulation, Division of Workforce Development. Please click the following link to learn to learn more about the Correctional Education Program.  

Additional documentation and other employment inquiries may be sent to To apply for any of the positions at MSDE, applicants must include their resume and complete a Maryland JobAps Application for Employment indicating the position or positions for which they wish to apply. The Application, resume, and any support documentation must clearly demonstrate that the applicant satisfies the prerequisite Minimum Qualifications and possesses the Essential Requirements for the position. Completed Applications must be directed to the Human Resource Management Branch.

The Maryland State Department of Education does not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry/national origin, color, disability, gender identity/expression, marital status, race, religion, sex, or sexual orientation in matters affecting employment or in providing access to programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.

For inquiries related to Department policy, please contact: Equity Assurance and Compliance Office, Office of the Deputy State Superintendent for Finance and Administration, Maryland State Department of Education, 200 W. Baltimore Street - 6th Floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21201-2595, 410-767-0426 - voice, 410-767-0431 - fax, 410-333-6442 - TTY/TDD

Contact Information
Maryland State Department of Education
Office of Human Resources Management
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:      (410) 767-0019
TTY/TDD:      (410) 333-3045
Fax:      (410) 333-8950