The Human Resources Department supports the strategic goals of the district by attracting, developing and retaining a diverse, qualified and capable workforce to provide high quality educational services to all our students. Thank you for your interest in becoming a Rockford Public Schools employee.
Click here for employment opportunities.Verification of Employment
There is a 5-7 business day (7-10 business days during peak season) turnaround for a submitted Verification of Employment form to be completed and returned. Please fax requests to 815-966-3057 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions regarding Verification of Employment requests, please call 815-966-3145 option 5.RPS 205 seeks future teachers
A new partnership between RPS 205 and Rockford University creates a unique pathway for our students into the teaching profession. Visit the RU Education Pathway page to learn more.Student Teaching and Observations
Current District REA Staff Members
Certified staff members covered under the Professional Agreement who submit official (sealed) transcripts to the Human Resources Department no later than Wednesday, September 30, 2020, may be eligible for a first-semester salary adjustment; transcripts received Thursday, October 1, 2020 through Friday, February 26, 2021 may be eligible for a second-semester salary adjustment during the 2020-2021 school year. Electronic transcripts may be sent via eScript from the educational institution to HR's new email address: email@example.com.
Per the REA contract, effective August 1, 2018, credit on the salary schedule for college/university courses, as well as degree or certificate programs must be approved by the Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) prior to registration. You must complete a Post Secondary Coursework Approval Form http://www.applitrack.com/rps205/StartForm.aspx?id=21247149 15 calendar days prior to the beginning of the course or enrollment in the program.
Former Employee Address Change Link (please call IT at 815-966-3112 if you need your user name/password).