Longview ISD is hosting its inaugural 'Career Fest' job fair from 8 a.m. to Noon on May 1 at the East Texas Montessori Prep Academy campus, 400 N. Eastman Rd.

LISD 'Career Fest' set for Saturday, May 1st

Fri Apr 23, 2021

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Longview ISD is hosting its inaugural 'Career Fest' job fair from 8 a.m. to Noon on May 1 at the East Texas Montessori Prep Academy campus, 400 N. Eastman Rd.

The city's second-largest employer, Longview ISD has posted a steady increase in enrollment over the last few years and is looking to fill approximately 50 positions.

Mr-John-YorkMr. John York, LISD Chief Human Resources Officer, said the district is seeking certified and highly-qualified teachers in all subjects, including critical need areas like English-Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science, as well as Health Services, Social Studies, Spanish and Reading.

"Interested applicants are invited to share their resume with our various campus principals, with some principals possibly conducting interviews, checking references and offering jobs right on the spot," he said. "We are hiring for elementary and secondary teachers, and professional positions across the district."

As an added bonus, the LISD Community Relations department has a variety of activities and attractions for potential applicants AND their families! We will have a Kid Zone for anyone who needs childcare, food trucks, and some of our community partners so you can find out how to get involved in the Longview community.

Mr. York invited job seekers to fill out an application online at lisd.org and bring the appropriate materials to the Career Fest on Saturday morning.

"We ask that they have copies of their resume, transcripts, teaching certificates, and three letters of recommendation," he said. "But if you're not able to attend the event and are still interested in applying you can contact us via email at ask@lisd.org or call 903-381-2200."

Come join our team of amazing educators and staff members! We are putting the fun into finding a J-O-B! Join us for a morning of networking and making your mark with Longview ISD.

To view our available job postings click here: LISD.org/careers and for more information please contact the LISD Human Resources Department at 903-381-2200.