Helpful Information for Vacancy Posting Sites


Missoula County Public School District #1 advertises vacant positions in the following areas: 


·        Positions are posted in ALL schools and District buildings.

·        The Employment page of MCPS website: (click on "Employment")    

·        Montana Jobs for Teachers, Helena, MT (OPI website)


MCPS incorporates a web-based job posting and online application system. All applications must be completed and submitted online.  Please contact the Human Resources Office at 406-728-2400, ext. #1035 if you need assistance. Vacancy listings are also located on the hallway wall outside of the Human Resources Office.                                          

·         Criminal Background checks are required on ALL new hires and all new substitutes.

·         Substitutes are responsible for the background check fees.
·         Tuberculosis Test results within the last 12 months will be required of all new employees, and substitutes.


APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR NEW APPLICANTS  •  All applicants must submit an online application to include all required application materials to be uploaded as part of the application. To log into the MCPS application system, click on the "EMPLOYMENT" tab where you will find instructions to print that will guide you through the process. Assistance is available by calling our office at 406-728-2400 ext. #1035 or though email at

Applications are screened competitively. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


The applicable required application and required uploads must be submitted by the closing date of the vacancy announcement. Applications are screened Incomplete applications are not considered.




Helpful Websites

U.S. Dept. of Labor:

State of Montana:

List of Government offices:,

Montana Office of Public Instruction (OPI) :

 OPI Toll Free Number: 1-888-231-9393