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

Working for the Oregon state government offers more than just a job; it presents an opportunity to engage in public service and contribute to the well-being of our fellow citizens across our picturesque state. As a state government employee, you can actively contribute to the development of strong communities, promote the well-being of children, support education, foster economic vitality, and help shape a sustainable future.

Please note that current State of Oregon employees (excluding temporary employees) should apply for state jobs through their Workday account. Access the Career worklet icon on your home screen and click on Internal-Find Jobs to explore exciting internal opportunities. 


The Oregon Department of Education has the following positions open:

The Oregon School for the Deaf doesn't have any positions open at this time. 

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ODE Career Chats are LIVE! Join the ODE Recruitment Team for a virtual meeting every Thursday from 11:00AM - 11:30AM to chat about current and upcoming career opportunities. Use this link to join:ODE Career Chats.

The State of Oregon offers an excellent benefits package. You can view a brief description of the benefits at State of Oregon Employment Benefits.

Our agency has over 500 positions in the following categories:

  • Administrative/Clerical
  • Project Managers
  • Communications
  • Child Nutrition Specialists
  • Education Program Specialists
  • Finance
  • Policy Analysts
  • Financial Analysts
  • Information Technology
  • Research Analysts
  • Operation and Policy Analysts
  • Management

The Department of Education is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to a diverse workforce.