Human Resources: Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

About the Process:

The application contains several pages and will take approximately 30 to 45 minutes to complete on your initial visit. You will have a chance to review and make changes before submitting.

Before you begin, be prepared with the following information:

  • User Name and Password:
    • This will be created on your initial visit.  Record and protect this information for future use.  Your user name and password will be needed each time you enter the system.
  • Email address:
    • This will be used for future correspondence.
  • Social Security Number:
    • This will be used for background checks and payroll purposes.
  • References (at least 3):
    • Include their current address, phone number, and email.
    • This information may be used to verify your employability.
  • Previous Work History
    • Include dates of employment, current company name, address, phone number, and supervisor’s name and email address.
    • This information may be used to verify your employment history and employability.

If you close your browser before receiving a confirmation screen at the end of each section, all data entered since the time of your last confirmation will be lost.

Sign up to have Weekly Job Alerts for Lincoln Public Schools sent to your e-mail by filling in your e-mail address on the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment System page.

If you do not have an email address, you can get a free one from one of several providers. Some popular ones are Google Mail, Yahoo Mail and Hotmail.

How to enter the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment System

Certificated Employees Only

If you are currently a Certificated employee on a continuing contract with Lincoln Public Schools, you must first create an Internal Account by clicking on this link to the Information Center for Employees (ICE) system.

Once you have created your Internal Account, you may click on this link to enter the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment System on your next visit.  For your convenience, you may wish to bookmark the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment homepage when you enter the system.  You will need to login with the username and password you create each time you visit the Job Listings to ensure that you are viewing all of the internally posted positions.

Certificated employees include Teachers, Coordinators, Counselors, Psychologists, School Social Workers, Speech/Language Pathologists, Media Specialists and School Nurses.

If you are a Teacher on a one year only contract, a Substitute Teacher or a Local Substitute Teacher, please follow the instructions listed in the section below.

All Other Employees and Applicants

Once you enter the system you will see a list of all current job postings.  New positions are posted every Tuesday.  You will have the opportunity to search postings and filter for specific positions that interest you.  Click on the position title for more information about the specific position and to apply.    

We will no longer be able to accept applications for any position not submitted through the LPS online Recruitment System.

To apply online or to see the current list of employment opportunities, click here to enter the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment System.   For your convenience, you may wish to bookmark the Lincoln Public Schools Recruitment homepage when you enter the system.  

Important Notice for All Applicants

Lincoln Public Schools, upon employment, utilizes E-Verify to validate the ability of new employees to work legally in the United States.

Lincoln Public Schools will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Lincoln Public Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Accommodation Requests:

If you require special accommodations as an applicant, please contact the Human Resources Department.

Human Resources Contact Information:

phone:        (402) 436-1582
email:          humanres@lps.org
fax:             (402) 436-1620
address:      5901 O Street, Lincoln, Nebraska, 68510
website:      www.lps.org/hr/

Receive Weekly Job Alerts!

To receive Weekly Job Alerts, please go to the LPS Recruitment Center page. On the right hand side of the top blue banner, click on the "Sign Up" to receive job alerts sent to your email once a week notifying you of the current postings and postings that will be closing soon. Note: Job Alerts will not include positions that are posted internally.