Human Resources

​​​​The Oakland Schools Human Resources Department provides leadership and innovation in quality human resources systems to internal and external customers. We build and maintain positive employee relations by supporting the goals, mission and values of Oakland Schools.

View all jobs throughout Oakland County schools districts with the OHRC, Oakland Human Resources Consortium.

Human Resources Services Include:
Benefits Administration Collective Bargaining
Compensation Employee Assistance Program
Employee Relations Employment Contracts
Exit Program Grievance and Arbitration
Internet job postings Labor Relations
New Employee Onboarding Oakland Human
Resources Consortium (OHRC)
Performanca Evaluation Progressive Disciple
Recruitment & Selection Service Recognition
Substitute Teaching​ Temporary Staffing Requests
Work Life Balance Programs  


Substitute Teaching for Oakland Schools ISD programs​​​

Oakland Schools currently recruits for ​substitute teachers in the four technical campuses that provide Career Focused Education programs throughout Oakland County​. The campuses are located in Clarkston, Pontiac, Royal Oak, and Walled Lake.

For more information about the campuses. Contact Shelly Wolski at 248.209.2230 for information on substitute teaching at these locations.

Minimum Educational Requirements for Substitute Teaching

The State of Michigan requires any substitute teacher candidate to complete 90 credit hours in any subject area from a four-year college or university.  The permit application must be submitted to the Michigan Department of Education (MDE) by the district in which you will be working.  An official transcript is required. View MDE Teacher Permit information here.​​

Emergency/Full Year/Expert-in-Residence Permits

These are for substitutes who do not have a teaching certificate but are working in an extended substitute assignment. The application requirements vary for each type of permit and must be submitted by the district in which you will be working. View MDE Teacher Permit information here.

Substitute Teaching in Oakland County's Local School Districts

Oakland Schools does not hire substitute teachers for the 28 school districts​ in Oakland County. If you are interested in substitute teaching for a specific school district you need to contact that district. View local district contact information here.

Oakland Schools does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, height, weight, marital status, sexual orientation (subject to the limits of applicable law), age, genetic information or disability in its programs, services, activities or employment opportunities. Inquiries related to employment discrimination should be directed to​ the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources, Personnel Management and Labor Relations at 248.209.2593​, 2111 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328-2736. For all other inquiries related to discrimination, contact the Director of Legal Affairs at 248.209.2062, 2111 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford, MI 48328-2736.


Alicia Beck

HR Generalist

Brandi Carmichael

Human Resources Generalist

Dandridge Floyd

Asst. Superintendent for HR Personnel Management and Labor Rela

Stephanie Mattei

Benefits Specialist

Margaret McMahon

Human Resources Manager

Nicole Spitzley

Executive Assistant II

Shelly Wolski

Labor Relations Specialist

Pamela Zapalski

Human Resources Generalist