Welcome to NTPS Human Resources

  • Our Mission: Committed to creating a positive, caring work environment that provides quality employment services to attract, develop, motivate and retain a diverse and successful workforce.

    For more information, please call us at 360-412-4450 or email us at hr@nthurston.k12.wa.us. We look forward to hearing from you!

Who We Are

  • We are a diverse, growing family of 24 schools serving more than 14,000 students. Our schools are located in Lacey, Washington, 60 miles south of Seattle, at the southern tip of Puget Sound between Olympia and Tacoma. Mt. Rainier and the Cascade Mountains are nearby to the east, while Washington's Pacific Ocean coast is just an hour west. Our students and staff come from many cultures and ethnic groups, and we embrace being a Compassionate School Community. We look forward to welcoming you to the largest school district in Thurston County.

Who We Need

  • We are recruiting a diverse work team to match our diverse student population. We need teachers and building administrators who believe in leadership, reflective practice, community involvement and current research are critical to helping every child achieve. We are looking for creative, energetic and enthusiastic people who care about helping students fulfill their potential. We encourage you to become one of the successful educators and support staff members who make a difference in the lives of students in our Compassionate Schools Community! See our latest job openings!

NTPS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

  • North Thurston Public Schools does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator and Title IX Officer: executivedirectorHR@nthurston.k12.wa.us, 360-412-4453; Section 504 Coordinator: 504@nthurston.k12.wa.us, 360-412-4465. Address for both: 305 College Street NE, Lacey, WA 98516.