Department of Defense Education Activity

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Teaching jobs with DoDEA are not listed on Only DoDEA staff and educational support positions are listed on

Visit the website to conduct a job search of all available Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) vacancies, not including teaching positions.

Some of the jobs displayed on may be restricted to current DoDEA employees only. Please be sure to review the job announcements carefully; applications from those who do not meet the stated requirements will not be evaluated or acknowledged.

Becoming a Substitute Teacher/AVID Tutor/Training Instructor

So you would like to be a Substitute Teacher/AVID Tutor/Training Instructor?

There are many positions in which an individual can serve DoDEA Schools. Individuals with a high school diploma/GED or higher may apply to be a Substitute Teacher, AVID Tutor, or a Training Instructor. The availability and requirements for these positions vary by Region; please visit for information on current vacancies.

Teaching Vacancies

If you are an educator seeking a teaching position in one of DoDEA's schools around the world, please review DoDEA's Application Requirements and then use DoDEA's Employee Application System to submit your application. The Army Civilian Human Resources Agency (CHRA) staff, which is located at Rock Island, IL, handles the recruitment and staffing functions for DoDEA. For all questions and inquiries regarding the application process, please contact CHRA by e-mail at . All questions and inquiries must be sent through e-mail.

Opportunities for People with Disabilities

Competitive employment status is not required when applying for Competitive Service DoDEA positions if the applicant is an individual with a disability who is eligible for appointment under Schedule A of the excepted service. Visit Opportunities for People with Disabilities to learn more.


Information on DoDEA Employee Benefits