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Available jobs (NEW applicants)

Available jobs (INTERNAL Applicants Only)

Before applying, carefully read application instructions for the position.

You will need an email address to use the application system. If you do not have one and do not have personal access to a computer, the district has a public computer available in the Human Resources Department at the Administration Center (Map). You may also use computers at public libraries or at WorkSource.

Paraeducator Applicants:

All classroom paraeducator applicants must attach a transcript to their application and have one of the qualifications listed below.

  • Associate of Arts (AA) degree.
  • College credits of 72 quarter credits or 48 semester credits.
  • Received a passing grade on the ETS paraeducator assessment.

If you do not meet these qualifications, you may contact Educational Service District 123 to register for an Educational Testing Service (ETS) assessment.

Kennewick School District's Non-Discrimination Policy

The Kennewick School District provides equal access to all programs and services without discrimination based on sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation, including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental or physical disability, or use of trained dog, guide or service animal by a person with a disability, and provide equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination:

Civil Rights & Equity: Dr. Doug Christensen - (509) 222-5010 (
Section 504, Title IX: Brian Leavitt - (509) 222-5003 (

Kennewick School District
1000 West 4th Ave.
Kennewick, WA 99336 


(509) 222-5010

Department Contacts

Dr. Doug Christensen
Associate Superintendent of Human Resources
(509) 222-5010
Toni Neidhold
Director of Human Resources
(509) 222-7093
Paula Teal
Certificated Secretary
(509) 222-5010
Amy Martinez
Secretary Classified
(509) 222-7093
Gail Barness
Human Resources Specialist
(509) 222-7423
Rhonda Elvbakken
Certified Human Resources Assistant
(509) 222-6978
Sarah Vines
Human Resources Specialist
(509) 222-6412
Jamie Cope
Classified Substitute Dispatcher
(509) 222-5014
Margie Hutchings
Certificated Substitute Dispatcher
(509) 222-6624
Bronson Brown
In-House Attorney
(509) 222-7448
Kathy Littrell
Human Resources Secretary
(509) 222-5168