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Employment Opportunities


Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with

Southwest Independent School District.

To browse our current openings or to apply, click on the "Job Postings" link below and complete the online application.


Southwest Independent School District shall not discriminate against any individual with respect to the individual’s race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, genetic information, national origin or any other basis prohibited by law. Southwest ISD is a tobacco, alcohol and drug-free workplace.


El Distrito Escolar Independiente de Southwest no hará ninguna discriminación contra ningún individuo con respeto a raza, color, religion, sexo, edad, desabilidad, posición militar, o cualquier otra base del individuo prohibido por ley. El Distrito Independiente de Southwest es un sitio de empleo libre de tabaco, alcohol, y drogas.


Note: Not all applicants will receive an interview.

Professional Positions

Professional positions require a Bachelor’s degree or higher and certification/licensure, although there are a few professional positions that may not require certification/licensure. Some examples of professional positions are:  Teachers, Directors, Principals, Counselors, Asst. Principals, Social Workers, Nurses, etc. Teaching positions are accepted year-round.  Job posting for teaching positions is listed as “Classroom Teacher”.

Teacher Assistants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. 
  • Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) or NCLB Certificate
  • 48 College earned credit hours from an accredited college/university
    or Associates Degree or Higher
For information on becoming certified go to or call Jayme Presley, Region 20 Consultant at 210-370-5429.

Classified Positions

Classified positions include instructional aides, secretaries, clerks, certain technicians, specialists, and supervisors. Clerical or technical positions require a GED or High School Diploma

Auxiliary Positions

Auxiliary positions include custodians, food service workers, bus drivers, bus aides, police officers and maintenance workers (mechanics, electrical, painting, plumbers, grounds crew etc.). Some of these positions required a high school diploma or G.E.D. and others may require licensure.