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With over 16,000 students and 2,500 employees, The MSD of Lawrence Township offers a wide range of opportunities pre-K through Grade 12. We are currently looking for quality candidates for all positions. Hiring immediately for: Teachers, Substitutes, Bus Drivers, & Food Services. The MSD of Lawrence Township provides competitive compensation, opportunity for professional growth, continuing education hours, and a comprehensive benefits package. We invite you to explore working in our school district. 

Located on the northeast side of Indianapolis in an urban/suburban setting, the convenient location offers easy access to the amenities of the Indianapolis area.  The Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township provides unique experiences for each individual - from a convenient geographic location to opportunities for personal and professional development.



The MSD of Lawrence Township offers a wide range of teaching opportunities pre-K through grade 12. Academic programs encompass a broad range of subjects including International Baccalaureate, Gifted and Talented, STEM, Spanish Immersion and variety of specialized programs and services to help meet the needs of all students.  



The MSD of Lawrence Township provides competitive compensation and is consistently in the top 10 school districts statewide. The District offers rewards for continuing education hours as well as a comprehensive benefits program.
Perks Include:

  • Full Employee Health Benefits
  • Wellness Clinic
  • Participation in IN Teachers Retirement Fund
  • Mentoring For New Teachers
  • Ongoing, comprehensive, teacher development
  • License Reciprocity 



A progressive school district, the MSD of Lawrence Township fosters staff development through participation in team building, leadership and extracurricular opportunities. The LT distributive leadership framework named D3 (Distributive, Dedicated, Dynamic) was developed to access and utilize the skill set of classroom teachers in ways that positive impact more students and the community as a whole. The program provides leadership opportunity and commensurate compensation to teachers without removing them from the classroom. 



In partnership with IUPUI, the MSD of Lawrence Township is proud to offer an alternative licensure program for staff members who hold an undergraduate degree. The elementary 16-month and secondary 12-month program culminate in a student teaching experience in the MSD of Lawrence Township. Opportunities assist for additional credentialing in English as a Second Language and Special Education. Hours earned in the program may count towards a Masters Degree. Financial aid is available. Those with questions or seeking additional information should contact Ms. Mari Swayne


Preferred Partnership with Indiana State University

As a preferred partner of Indiana State University (ISU), LT employees shall be considered for acceptance in select degree programs to be offered on-campus or online. Employees must meet all educational requirements and prerequisites of the selected degree program.

Subject to the terms of this Agreement, MSD employees shall be entitled to:

  • Educational benefits including a fifteen percent (15%) tuition rate discount at the graduate or undergraduate in-state tuition rate for each semester of enrollment.
  • Waiver of the application fees and enrollment deposits.
  • Expedited transfer review of prior college-level credit.

    Degree programs may include additional fees that will not be discounted, such as the ISU health and wellness fee for on-campus students, the recreation center fee for on-campus students, program- or course-specific fees, or other such fees as may be imposed by the ISU Board of Trustees from time-to-time. 

Kelly Education - Substitute Teaching

Substitute teaching is a great opportunity to be a mentor and help students become the best versions of themselves.  MSD of Lawrence Township partners with Kelly Education, a leading provider of substitute teachers to school districts across the U.S to manage our substitute program. To learn more or apply for substitute teacher positions at MSD of Lawrence Township, please contact Kelly Education by completing the Inquiry Form below and a recruiter will follow up with you.  Those with questions can call 1-800-991-5157, Option 2. 

Click here to submit a Kelly Education Inquiry Form. 


Now Hiring All Positions.

Apply Today!

As the 5th largest school district in the state of Indiana and with over 2,400 employees, the Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township is always looking for the best talent to bring on board. Staff as diverse as the student body it serves, MSDLT offers a wide-variety of teaching and employment opportunities ranging from custodial and transportation to teaching and administrative positions. Join our family today and learn why LT is the district of destination.


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New Hire Information

Please see the links below to find various forms required for new hires

Applitrack Links

Complete Background Check

Safe Schools Online Training

Anti-Harassment Policy


Please see the links below to download various MSDLT contracts:

2023-2024 MSDLT Collective Bargaining Agreement

superintendent's Contract

Administrative Contracts


Contact Information

Office of Human Resources
(317) 423-8390
Fax: (317) 544-2091