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We are Seeking an Associate Superintendent of Human Resources

Kent School District seeks a talented individual to lead our Human Resources Department and play a vital role in our commitment to equity and inclusion, service to school districts and educators, and the implementation of innovative initiatives that directly impact student success. This position, Associate Superintendent of Human Resources, is a key member of the Kent School District leadership team. We seek a skilled HR practitioner and visionary who understands the impactful work of HR and how it can unleash incredible talent in the workforce; and we are seeking an individual whose professional commitment around creating a system of equity correlates with our organization's commitment to ensure equity for all. This is an exciting opportunity for a seasoned professional with a strong service orientation, a knack for systems improvement, and a desire to support the continually evolving role of Human Resources in the field of education. If you are intrigued by the unique challenge of developing talent and capacity to improve student lives, this role is one to strongly consider.

The mission of the Kent School District is to successfully prepare all students for their futures … through equity, excellence and community.  Kent is the fifth largest school district in Washington serving 25,000 students which represents a very diverse community.  Kent is located 10 miles from the Seattle International Airport and offers easy one hour access to either the beautiful coastal waters of Puget Sound or the snow covered slopes of the Cascade mountains. 

Salary range is from $193,123 to $202,899, and bilingual/bicultural candidates are encouraged to apply. Our vacancy is open through April 15, 2022 and our new leader will begin July 1, 2022.  To learn more about the goals of the Kent School District, which include learning, equity, improvement, and HR, please click here, To learn about and apply for this position, please click here.  For inquiries, please reach out in confidence to Melissa Laramie.