Application Process

There are two important steps to applying for a job opening with McKinney ISD. First, submit employment application. Second, apply directly to posted job opening.

Submit Application

All applications must be submitted through our online application system located on this website.  An email account is required for notification purposes. You may apply for administrative, teaching, professional support, substitute, maintenance or paraprofessional positions.

Smart phones and tablets may be used to submit an employment application; however, supporting documents may not be uploaded using a smart phone or tablet.

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Supporting documents must be uploaded with your online application. Paper documents may be converted to electronic form at home, local office supply store or copy center. Failure to upload documents will delay the application process. Applications remain active for six months from date of submission.

Documents required to complete application file:

  • Resume
  • College transcript or high school diploma/GED
  • Educator certificate, if applicable

Additional documents required to complete Substitute application file:

  • Three letters of recommendation

Official transcripts may be mailed to Human Resources at #1 Duvall Street, McKinney, Texas 75069. Review the Frequently Asked Questions for tips to successfully upload supporting documents and other information.

If you are applying for a teaching position, you are required to complete the TeacherInsight interview before you may be considered for a personal interview.  The TeacherInsight cannot be successfully completed using a smart phone. You will need to reserve at least 45 minutes of uninterrupted time to complete this multiple choice, Likert and dual choice assessment.  Read the instructions carefully before beginning.  The answers are timed.  You will be prompted to complete the TeacherInsight interview upon successful submission of  your employment application.  TeacherInsight results will be considered prior to contacting applicants for interview.

If you are applying for a principal, associate principal or assistant principal position, you are required to complete the PrincipalInsight interview before you may be considered for a personal interview. The PrincipalInsight cannot be successfully completed using a smart phone.  You will need to reserve at least 35 minutes of uninterrupted time to complete this multiple choice assessment.  Read the instructions carefully before beginning.  The answers are timed.  You will be prompted to complete the PrincipalInsight interview upon successful submission of  your administrative application.  PrincipalInsight results will be considered prior to contacting applicants for interview.

After submitting your application, you will be contacted by e-mail to confirm receipt of your application.  If you did not upload your supporting documents, you may log back in to your application and upload them.

When all supporting documents are included in your application file, your file will be considered complete.  While McKinney ISD has an open interview policy, not all applicants will be interviewed.   Applications remain active for six months from your last update.
Any misstatement, omission, falsification or misrepresentation of fact in this application process may disqualify you from consideration for employment with the McKinney Independent School District.

Apply for Job Opening

After submitting an application apply directly to a job opening for interview consideration. Review our current openings and follow the instructions regarding how to apply directly to a job posting by clicking here.

As a professional courtesy, informing us of your acceptance of a position elsewhere would be appreciated.

McKinney ISD is an equal opportunity employer.  Thank you for your interest in our district.

Click here to start the online application process or update your current application.