Human Resources and Talent Management

Welcome to the Human Resources website. We have designed our website for you, and hope you will find the information you need about our employment services. Should you have any questions, please contact our office.

Darlene Bushley Director, Human Resources

Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Human Resources is to attract, retain, and support a high-quality workforce that creates a positive impact on student performance. These HR services include:

  • Recruitment
  • Compensation and classification
  • Teacher licensure and certification
  • Annual evaluations
  • Counseling
  • Hiring
  • Employee relations
  • Labor negotiations
  • New teacher/employee programs
  • Organizational structure
Our HR team collaborates with school principals, supervisors and staff to implement a district-wide talent management strategy, including interview practices, succession planning, performance consulting, leadership development, innovative learning strategies, career and organizational development. We select and retain only the best talent for the students of Shaker Heights.

Vision Statement

To become recognized for first-class, talent management services.

Goals and Objectives for 2017 - 2018. We will support the District Strategic Plan by:

1. Implement recruiting plan based upon projected staffing requirements.

2. Implement retention initiatives to make a great workplace.

3. Continue to implement a Wellness Program that is relevant to our employees.
Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Policy Statement: The Shaker Heights City School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), disability, age, religion, marital status, status as a parent, or pregnancy in its programs and activities. Please direct all inquiries regarding Shaker Heights CSD non-discrimination policies and/or report complaints to the Director of Human Resources Officer (Compliance Officer), 15600 Parkland Drive, Shaker Heights, Ohio, 44120, 216-295-1400.

Business and Operations Department
15600 Parkland Drive
Shaker Heights, Ohio  44120
(216) 295-4312
(216) 295-4344 (fax) 
Assistant Superintendent of Business and Operations
Stephen Wilkins
216 295-1400
Human Resources
Interim Director of Human Resources
Rich Evans
216 295-4335
Human Resources Specialist 
Kiki Stout
216 295-4335 
Human Resources Generalist
Joshual Eckford 
216 295-4339
Human Resources Generalist
Sarah Fish
216 295-6036
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