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Human Capital

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Ken Miller
Assistant Superintendent of Human Capital
(937) 499-1426

Office Location:
500 Lincoln Park Blvd. 
Kettering, Ohio 45429

Mailing Address:
580 Lincoln Park Blvd.
Suite 105
Kettering, Ohio 45429



The mission of the Human Capital Department, in partnership with the Kettering City School District, is to attract, support, develop, and retain the highest-quality staff to guarantee a superior experience for all students. The Human Capital Department is dedicated to providing friendly, respectful, consistent, and efficient support to our employees.


Human Capital and Employment

The Kettering City School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Human Capital Department identifies, recruits and oversees the selection of top-quality staff members.  We are responsible for posting available positions, maintaining personnel records, facilitating background checks and many other staff-related issues.

Why Work Here?

• Family-oriented environment
• Outstanding parental and community support
• Motivated students
• Extensive staff development programs
• Comprehensive mentor programs
• Competitive salary and benefit package
• Newly renovated buildings
Call us at (937) 499-1426 if we can be of assistance. The office is open from 7:45 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. each day, year-round.

Substitute Teachers and Substitute Paraprofessionals

The Kettering City Schools employ substitute teachers and substitute paraprofessionals for a variety of positions within our district.  All Substitute Teachers and Substitute Paraprofessionals must meet state-required education levels, based on the job title, and must be able to pass a background check.

You must register by completing an application (EXTERNAL Application) on the Dayton Area School Jobs Consortium and clicking on “apply" for the posting for which you are interested.  You will be contacted by email with further instructions/information.

School Bus Substitute Drivers

The Kettering City School District's Transportation Department is seeking substitute bus drivers. Substitute bus drivers are used on an as-needed basis, and there are no set hours for these positions. The department prefers drivers who have a Class B CDL with an SP Endorsement. However, the department will provide training for qualified applicants who pass a background check and physical.

For additional information regarding substitute school bus driver positions, please contact Todd Silverthorn, Supervisor of Transportation Services.

School Custodian Substitutes

The Kettering City School District's Buildings & Grounds Department is seeking substitute custodians. Interested parties can email resumes to Rodney Roberts, Supervisor of Buildings & Grounds, or apply in-person, Monday-Friday, from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the B&G Offices, 2636 Wilmington Pike, Kettering, Ohio 45419.

Food & Nutrition Services Substitutes

The Food and Nutrition Services Department is looking for friendly substitute cafeteria workers to assist with the production and service of lunch. If you are looking for a fast-paced and fun work environment, give us a call! We will provide on-the-job training and can have you serving the students of Kettering immediately. Call us at 937-499-1446 for more details.  You can also reach out to us by email by contacting Mary Lynne Bierman, Supervisor of Food & Nutrition Services

For information regarding other available positions in the Kettering City School District, please call the following departments:

(937) 499-1418
Donna Potter
Administrative Assistant to the
Asst. Superintendent of Human Resources

(937) 499-1770 
Todd Silverthorn, Supervisor 

Food & Nutrition Services
(937) 499-1446
Mary Lynne Bierman, Supervisor 

Maintenance/Bldgs. & Grounds
(937) 499-1760
Rodney Roberts, Supervisor

Special Education Paraprofessionals
(937) 499-1426
Donna Potter
Executive Asst. to the Asst. Superintendent, Human Capital

Substitute Teaching Opportunities
(937) 499-1427
Stephanie Towne
Substitute Assignment Specialist

Teaching Certification 
(937) 499-1429
Melanie Gollahon
Human Capital Specialist

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Our Team

Substitute Assignment Specialist
(937) 499-1427
Human Capital Specialist
(937) 499-1412
Executive Asst. to the Asst. Superintendent, Human Capital
(937) 499-1426
Aaron Bock
Human Capital Specialist
(937) 499-1479
Melanie Gollahon
Human Capital Manager
(937) 499-1429