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  • Apply here We're Hiring!

    We are actively screening all open positions. Be sure to complete an online application, requiring two confidential references from a current and past supervisor, a résumé, and a completed/submitted online application. Please apply for all of the positions in which you'd like to be considered. Your application must be completed in order to be considered for a potential interview.

    SALARY UPDATE: Certificated Substitute employees will be paid $200 Full Day / $100 Half Day

    Sumner-Bonney Lake School District follows the Governor's Covid-19 Vaccine Mandate requiring all school district employees to be fully vaccinated or apply for medical or religious accommodation.

    Current Featured Jobs:

    • Elementary Teacher
    • Psychologist
    • Paraprofessional
    • Secretary
    • Custodian
    • Bus Driver
    • Maintenance Electrician

    Substitute Openings:

    • Secretary / Job 6681
    • Custodian / Job 6698
    • Child Nutrition  /  Job 6724
    • Bus Driver (training provided) / 6699
    • Paraeducator / Job 6683
    • Teacher (cert) / Job 6682
    • Teacher (emergency cert - 4 yr degree required) / Job 6680

    Paraeducator Candidates:

    Sumner-Bonney Lake School District proctors the ParaPro Assessment Test for candidates who do not meet the 72 quarter college credit requirement.  There is a $55 fee. 

    Complete Application:

    In order to be eligible for consideration for a position, you must submit a complete application. The application requirements differ based on positions, so be sure to review specific position requirements as you start your application.  

    We welcome all new employees -- and all potential employees -- to the Sumner-Bonney Lake School District, to be part of the dedicated professional staff who make this District a great place to work and learn.  The Sumner-Bonney Lake School District is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.

    The Sumner-Bonney Lake School District is located in the Puget Sound area in the heart of the Puyallup Valley in Washington state. The District is both rural and suburban in character. We proudly serve children and families residing in the cities of Sumner and Bonney Lake and unincorporated areas of East Pierce County. As a candidate entering the education profession or considering a change in school districts, you are someone special to us. All employees have a critical role in supporting student achievement to rigorous academic standards. Nearly 10,000 students attend two high schools, three middle schools and nine elementary schools throughout our district. Our academic excellence is exemplified by our high numbers of National Board Certified teachers and teachers with advanced degrees.

    The Sumner-Bonney Lake School District uses an online application system. If you do not have access to a computer, there is one available in the reception area of the HR Department between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays at 1202 Wood Avenue, Sumner, WA. For asstance, email Human Resources at

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