Human Resources


PortageTownship Schools serves the families of the City of Portage, thecommunities of Ogden Dunes and South Haven, and the unincorporated areasof Portage Township.   Portage Township is located in Porter County,Indiana along the southern shores of Lake Michigan.   Thedistrict includes eight elementary schools, two middle schools, and onehigh school.  PortageTownship Schools selects teachers, administrators, and support staffwho desire to work in an atmosphere dedicated to student achievement andsuccess.

Portage Township Schools achieved the status of an "Indiana Exemplary District" during the 2007-2008 school year.

Use the links in the left navigation bar to view:

  • Job Postings (both external and internal only) - You may begin the application process directly from a job posting.
  • Application Process - Additional information about applying for positions with Portage Township Schools, and access to Appli-track, our online application system.
  • Safe Hiring - Information about required background checks for perspective employees.
  • E-Verify - Portage Township Schools participates in E-Verify.  Portage Township Schools participa en E-verify.
  • Substitute Teaching - Guidelines, application, and certification process for those wishing to substitute teach in the Portage Township Schools.  NOTE:  Substitute Teachers Do Not Use Appli-Track.
  • Teacher Certification - Direct link to the Office of Educator Licensing and Development at the Indiana Department of Education.
  • Administrative Access - Direct link to the Appli-track administrative screens (login required)

NOTE: Portage Township Schools does not accept paper applications orresumes.  We require all applicants to use the district's onlineApplication System.  When you submit your application for employmentthrough Appli-track,you will receive an automatic e-mail acknowledgment indicating receiptof your application.  Due to the volume of applicants we receive, thedistrict is unable to respond to telephone or email inquiries regardingthe status of an application.
Ifyou have additional questions regarding employment in Portage TownshipSchools, please contact the Human Resources Department.
Human Resources Department
Administration Building
6240 U.S. Highway 6
Portage, IN 46368
Phone:  (219) 762-6511
Fax:  (219) 763-8009
Equal Opportunity
PortageTownship Schools is committed to providing equal opportunity to allemployees and applicants for employment in accordance with allapplicable Equal Opportunity laws, directives and regulations ofFederal, State and Local governing bodies or agencies.  PTS does notdiscriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race,color, creed, religion, national orgin, sex, marital status, status withregard to public assistance, membership or activity in a localcommission, disability, sexual orientation or age.