Careers at SDE

Our recruitment of qualified professionals assists in fulfilling the mission of the State Department of Education.

If you are looking for a rewarding career that positively affects the lives of children, you're in the right place! The Oklahoma State Department of Education (OSDE) is the primary agency charged with overseeing K-12 public education in the state of Oklahoma.

OSDE is a state agency with approximately 300 employees. Our main office is housed in the Oklahoma State Capitol Complex. We work directly with the state's 500+ school districts and the Legislature to ensure that Oklahoma students receive the quality education they deserve.

Employment with Oklahoma state government represents more than just a job. A career in public service is an opportunity to serve fellow citizens across our beautiful state.   Learn more about OSDE here. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

In order to be considered for employment with the State Department of Education, please complete our online application for each position through our new online application system. Paper applications are no longer accepted.  Please join us in "going green."


Oklahoma has over 500 school districts. OSDE is not involved in the hiring of teachers and school district employees, but we're happy to provide you with more information on each school and district in the state.

The State of Oklahoma offers an excellent benefit package. You can view the benefits on the Oklahoma Employee Benefits Department website.

For further information or questions regarding our current job vacancies you may contact the Human Resources office staff at (405) 521-3977 during the hours of 8 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.


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Last updated on November 24, 2015