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Becoming a part of the "Dream Team" in Duval County

Duval County is located on the northeast coast of sunny Florida. We are home to the world famous Jacksonville Beach where you will find miles of stunning beach and scenery. Duval is one of the top twenty largest school districts in the nation. The District has a unique suburban/urban mix of students and serves the educational needs of over 130,000 Pre-K - 12 students with over 150 schools and employing more than 9,000 teachers. Duval hires at least 1,000 new teachers each year to keep up with the unprecedented growth. Find out why teachers want to come to Duval County to bring life to the meaning of "Dreams Begin Here."

Teaching in the Duval County Public Schools brings with it all the benefits of working in the greatest city in the world:
  • Miles of beautiful uncrowded beaches, parks, and museums
  • World class golf courses, top of the line tennis facilities and other recreation
  • Jacksonville Zoo and gardens, ecological and nature based excursions
  • Hundreds of restaurants representing cuisines from around the world
  • National Football League - Jacksonville Jaguars, sporting, gaming and cultural activities
  • Nightlife entertainment, year-round festivals and events
  • Hundreds of unique neighborhoods rich with the city's diversity, historical sites and architecture

Duval County Public Schools want world class teachers prepared and committed to providing our students with a first rate education.  We believe that Dreams Begin Here and you can be a catalyst to making that happen for our students.

Join Duval's Brightest - be a part of the "Dream Team".



New Teacher Orientation is an event that you don't want to miss.  The 2-day session includes interactive training, unmatchable resources, and team building.

Click here to register for the New Teacher Training/Orientation