We are currently recruiting qualified candidates for the following positions:

Physical Therapist

This position is a rare opportunity to join an exciting team. The regional Educational Service District 171 (ESD 171) is seeking a dynamic team player interested in making an impact in the lives of district staff as the Physical Therapist for 29 School Districts within our ESD region.  The Physical Therapist will develop, implement and document treatment programs directly for students with disabilities within the scope of a physical therapist and/or supervise such treatment programs carried out by a certified physical therapy assistant and/or technician to meet treatment goals.  Assess and recommend environmental modifications and equipment adaptations to assure accessibility for students with disabilities. Must be able to communicate well with the multidisciplinary team (including parents), maintain up-to-date cumulative treatment notes for all students, follow all relevant state and federal regulations for special education, and understand and follow Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).  Participate in on-going professional development.  Attend essential agency and district meetings as well as conferences as necessary.  This position is based in Wenatchee, Washington.

Read the full job description here: Physical Therapist 

Teacher of the Visually Impaired/Orientation & Mobility

This position is a rare opportunity to join an exciting team. The regional Educational Service District 171 (ESD 171) is seeking a dynamic team player interested in making an impact in the lives of district staff as the Teacher of the Visually Impaired for 29 School Districts within our ESD region.  The Teacher of the Visually Impaired provides assessment and instructional service to visually impaired children including individual student assessments, direct instruction, and consulting with school staff, parents, and outside agencies.  The TVI will determine children’s eligibility for services; and ensuring compliance with local, state and federal requirements.  This position is based in Wenatchee, Washington.

Read the full job description here: TVI O&M 

School Psychologist

This position is a rare opportunity to join an exciting team. The regional Educational Service District 171 (ESD 171) is seeking a dynamic team player interested in making an impact in the lives of district staff as the School Psychologist for multiple school districts within our ESD region. The School Psychologist provides a full range of school psychological services for ages 3-21 including screening and assessment; and designing remedial educational programs.  Functions as a member and leader of the multidisciplinary team to determine a student’s eligibility for special services; appropriate programming; and on-going progress.  Implements all procedures to meet compliance standards as outlined in the WAC’s in concert with ESD procedures and due process forms.

Read the job description here: School Psychologist 

Non-Discrimination Statement:

The North Central ESD provides equal employment opportunity and treatment for all applicants and staff in the recruitment, hiring, retention, assignment, transfer, promotion, and training.  Such equal employment opportunity is provided without discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, families with children, or the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a disabled person, veteran status, Vietnam veteran status, and more recent military action veteran status.

The NCESD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Required Forms and FAQ

All completed packets must be submitted on-line and include:

  • Updated Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • Two Professional Letters of Recommendation (less than a year old)
  • Sexual Misconduct Form

Incomplete applications will not be considered.