Out-of-state teacher recruitment job fair schedule

Thank you for your interest in employment with the Hawaii State Department of Education.

Hawaii public school students

Love teaching? Love kids? We're looking for excellent educators to help all students reach their aspirations.


We recruit for educators year-round in the Aloha State! Please review our job opportunities page to connect with the correct recruitment team!

Recruitment trips​​

Our out-of-state recruitment trips for 2019 have concluded.

To be notified of upcoming recruitment trips for the 2019-20 school year, please click here.

Hiring priorities

Note: Applicants interested in subject areas or geographic locations other than those listed in the priority areas below are still welcome to apply. Our recruitment priorities for the 2019-2020 school year are as follows:


  1. Special Education (PK-12)
  2. Secondary English, Secondary Mathematics, Secondary Science
  3. American Sign Language (ASL) Deaf Education Teachers and Auditory-Oral Deaf Education Teachers
  4. Interest in teaching in hard-to-staff locations (Hawaii District: Kau, Keaau, and Pahoa complexes on the island of Hawaii; Maui District: Hana complex on the island of Maui, Island of Lanai, and Island of Molokai; Leeward District: Nanakuli and Waianae complexes on the island of Oahu) 
  5. Interest in teaching in West Maui (Lahaina)

Contact Information

Teacher Recruitment

Phone: 808-441-8444

Email: Teacher.Recruitment@k12.hi.us

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