Job Openings

Mesquite ISD has a critical need for qualified teachers in the following areas: elementary bilingual teachers, middle school bilingual teachers, elementary ESL teachers, and secondary science teachers. Please read the directions below to apply.

Elementary Bilingual Teachers

Mesquite Independent School District, 3819 Towne Crossing Blvd., Mesquite, TX 75150 seeks elementary Bilingual Teachers:

Bachelor's degree in any field, unexpired Stnd TX Edu Cert Bilingual Edu Supp-Spanish EC-4, EC-6 or EC-8 or Bilingual General-Spanish EC-6 or immediate eligibility to obtain such Cert; fluency in Spanish & English.
Employer will check professional references. Apply online below.

How to Use Mesquite ISD's Online Application System

Mesquite ISD accepts applications through its online system only. It is a paperless system, so we request that you do not mail your credentials, etc. to the district.

IMPORTANT: There are TWO separate application systems -- one for EXTERNAL APPLICANTS and one for INTERNAL APPLICANTS (current Mesquite ISD employees). Be sure to click the appropriate button at the bottom of this page to submit an application.



  • Before creating a username and password on the first page, scroll down to see the list of available positions.

  • Select the title of the position to review the job postings.

  • Click "Apply for this Position" if you meet the qualifications and requirements for the position.

  • In order to view jobs available to internal applicants, you must first create an online account to identify yourself as an internal applicant.

  • If you have already created an internal account, you may login with your existing username and password to see all internal jobs.

  • Follow the instructions on the screen.

  • To begin your online application, click the INTERNAL APPLICANTS button at the bottom of this page.

New Applications

If you are an external applicant, and this is your first time to apply for a position with Mesquite ISD, select Create New Account and Apply.

Updating an Existing Application

To update an application you previously submitted, enter your username and password in the center section.

  • While you are logged-in, the application system allows you to apply for more than one position by simply selecting another position under the Job Listings tab at the top of the page.

  • Applications can be updated anytime by logging back into the application system and following the above steps.

  • After creating your account, please click the EXTERNAL APPLICANTS button at the bottom of this page to begin your online application.

  • After your information is complete, you will receive a confirmation number, and your information will be saved allowing you to return at any time to submit additional applications.

  • Please be sure and remember your username and password for use on future applications.

  • Applications are kept on file for 12 months from the date of receipt.

For Teacher Applicants Only


  • Upon completion of your application you will receive an email to complete the Gallup Teacher Insight Interview.

  • You will need to reserve at least 45 minutes to take this multiple choice and free response instrument (There are no right or wrong answers).

  • Please read the instructions carefully before beginning (answers are timed).

  • If you have completed the teacher insight interview with another entity, please transfer the information to Mesquite ISD by entering our district code number. DISTRICT CODE 20701800.

Required Documents

Before you begin your application you may want to gather the files needed to complete the application. Professional applicants will need:

  • resume

  • letter of interest

  • transcripts (give the most up to date transcripts if completing degree soon, originals required if hired)

  • teaching certificate

  • TExES results (state testing results)

  • copies of the last 3 performance appraisals if applicable

  • acceptance letter from Alternative Certification

Upon receipt of these documents your application will be reviewed and considered for a screening interview by Mesquite ISD Personnel Services.

 external applicants  internal applicants