Balsz Elementary School District #31 Jobs: Overview

Come for an opportunity.
Stay for the community.

At Balsz, you can have the best of both worlds. Join us and you can positively impact your professional career, while making a real difference in students’ lives.

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Balsz Is...

A small district

Come to Balsz and experience a true sense of community, get to know your colleagues, and gain more opportunities to grow. We'll give you time to collaborate, support for professional development and pathways to leadership.

With big impact

Serve under-represented populations, change students' lives and impact the community at large. Working at Balsz means you empower students to be globally competitive and innovative thinkers who contribute to their community’s sustainability.

Balsz Elementary School District #31 Jobs


Committed to Learning



Second Language Learners

Homeless Population

The community we love

At Balsz, you can join forces with other passionate individuals invested in making Phoenix a great city in which to live, work and play. Help us impact student achievement and the overall health and wellness of the community through innovative programs like those highlighted here:

BALSZ Promise Neighborhood

Balsz Promise Neighborhood initiative is a collaborative that promotes asset based community development with our strong public schools at the center.

Student Technology

All 3rd to 8th grade students receive one-to-one laptops, and our 7th and 8th graders get to take them home every day.


Educare Arizona ensures disadvantaged children achieve success in school and in life by providing quality early childhood learning, family support and health care.

Family Nights

Our libraries are open after hours for students and their families to read books, play games and meet people in the community.

Fresh Express

Fresh Express is a weekly mobile produce market bringing fresh, affordable fruits and vegetables and health resources to each of our schools.

Why I choose BALSZ

“Balsz allows me to teach in the way that I feel is effective. I am able to be myself here and make a difference for my community.
Darren Hill, P.E. Teacher at Griffith, 30+ years

Employee Benefits

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Wellness Initiatives and Rewards
  • Retirement Plan
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Teacher Support

  • First Year Mentoring and Induction Program
  • District support for National Board Certification
  • Flexibility to Teach Curriculum