Talent Playbook

  • Certification Information

    FWISD is looking for motivated, passionate, highly qualified teachers who want to make a lasting difference in the lives of young people. Our district is focused on continuous improvement, and our teachers model this mindset every day for their students.

    FWISD teachers never stop growing and learning, and our teaching staff are leading the charge to prepare all our students for college, career, and community leadership.

    Don't settle for less than the career you've always wanted. Let us help you take the first step to TEACH FORT WORTH. If you have any questions or need some assistance, contact Human Capital Management.

    Teachers holding current Texas teaching certification

    Fort Worth ISD values your knowledge and diverse experiences. Teaching in Fort Worth will allow you to make an immediate impact on students while continuing to grow in your career.
    We offer a variety of incentives:

    • One of the most competitive salary and benefits packages in the state
    • Unlimited opportunities for personal and professional development
    • A stimulating urban environment where you can help students reach their full potential
    • A workplace where your input is encouraged on a wide variety of policy and academic issues 

    Fort Worth ISD welcomes your strong instructional skills, dedication, passion and creativity.

    Teachers with valid teaching certificates may apply online for a position with Fort Worth ISD at click here.

    Retire/Rehire

    The Fort Worth ISD is proud to afford teaching opportunities to Teacher Retirement System of Texas retirees with proper approvals. Prior to participating in the application, we strongly advise teachers seeking employment after retirement to carefully review the important policies and procedures associated with retire/rehire contracts.

    For additional information on Retire/Rehire stipulations, please visit the Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS) website at: www.trs.state.tx.us.

    Out-of-State or Career Changers

    Want to teach? We can get you started! Potential teachers will find informaton that will assist them in learning about how to obtain a teacher certification.

Texas Teacher Certification

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