Choose Nampa!

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Welcome!

Welcome! We are excited you are considering becoming part of our Nampa School District family.

 

Nampa School District is dedicated to hiring highly qualified and dedicated teachers, administrators, and support staff to help us ensure high levels of achievement for every student. We are looking for applicants whose first concern is helping all students reach their full potential. 

 

Three women jump with arms outstretched outside Columbia HighWe believe that choosing where to work is about more than just a job – it’s about community, challenge, growth and opportunity. Our employees experience a positive working environment and are part of a vibrant larger community that values education, family, and livability.

 

We offer several competitive benefits packages designed to provide employees and their families with a range of employer and employee-paid benefit options, including a comprehensive insurance package, PERSI retirement, professional development opportunities, and job flexibility. 

 

As one of the largest school districts in Idaho, we serve more than 13,000 students in grades Pre-K to 12, from a variety of ethnic and economic backgrounds, and employ 1,706 staff members. Our focus is six-fold: guaranteed and viable curriculum, highly effective instruction, professional collaboration, focus on results of the whole child, leadership, educational staff support, and community engagement.

 

You’ll find that NSD is a key member of our local community. We work closely with Treasure Valley colleges and universities, providing opportunities for professional development and lifelong learning. We also partner with local industry to improve the educational experience and offer real-world experiences, internships and career guidance for our students.

Why Nampa?

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The city is located just 400 miles from Portland, and 360 miles from Salt Lake City. The valley boasts an impressive variety of outdoor activities, ranging from hiking, biking, water sports and camping in the summer to skiing, snowboarding and hunting in the cooler months. You’ll also find walking paths, trendy restaurants, shopping and a thriving arts scene that includes art galleries, Broadway shows, the Idaho Shakespeare Festival, the acclaimed Tree Fort Music Festival and more. You also can enjoy visiting local wineries and breweries, the Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge, petroglyphs at Celebration Park, or a hike to the Jump Creek waterfall.

 

If you prefer to stay closer to home, check out Third Thursdays in downtown Nampa, golf at one of the many local courses, attend a concert at the Ford Idaho Center amphitheater, enjoy the Snake River Stampede rodeo, check out the museum at the historic train depot or shop at the annual Art in the Park event.

 

We look forward to having you on our team!