SFUSD has a strong commitment to social justice. We place access and equity, student achievement, and accountability at the forefront of every child’s education. Our actions focus on one central idea: every child has the right to be well-educated. As SFUSD classified / civil service employees, we are the directors, managers, clerks, technicians, and service staff who support the district’s effort to ensure that every student who enrolls in our schools will graduate ready for college, career, and life. You will have the opportunity to work with a diverse group of dedicated and talented colleagues in an environment that supports learning and growth. 



We want talented people from diverse backgrounds and experiences, who are inspired by our mission steeped in equity, and who are motivated to support our children’s potential. We want strong collaborators, skilled communicators and problem solvers. And as a classified / civil service employee of SFUSD, you will also be part of the City & County of San Francisco civil service system. Learn more at




SFUSD offers competitive salaries determined by experience, education level, and credential/license. Salaries vary by position and classification. You can learn more about each classification at JobAps (note that the SFUSD salary range may differ). 


SFUSD offers highly competitive benefits, including:

  • Fully subsidized health benefits for individual coverage; Free vision and dental benefits (for most roles)

  • Retirement pension contributions up to 21.4% equivalent of base pay

  • Free life insurance up to $25,000

  • Pre-tax Medical & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Pre-tax commuter transit program

  • And many more!


For more information about our comprehensive benefits package, take a look at our Benefits Prezi.  



As San Francisco's public school district, we value the service we provide to our students, families and community above all! To ensure that our students can learn in safe and supportive environments, it's important to ensure that all of our employees are qualified for the jobs they hold.


SFUSD requires all classified / civil service applicants to meet all minimum qualifications required for the role to which they're applying. Position-specific qualifications / certifications can be found on each online job announcement or job description. Only applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be considered.  


We are thrilled you're interested in joining SFUSD! If you are a classified/ civil service applicant, you can search for and apply to open positions at www/  or To apply, you will need:

  • Resume

  • Letter of Introduction / Cover Letter

  • Contact information for at least three (3) professional references

  • License or certification information (depending on the position)


You may save your application and log out at any time, then return later to complete it. After your application is complete, Human Resources will review and determine your eligibility for the applicant pool (including verifying that you meet the minimum qualifications for the role). When you complete the application, you will receive a verification email.

You can reference our Classified Applicant Guide for more details on how to search and apply for jobs. And, if you have questions about your application or about the process more broadly, please contact us at