Job Posting: Director of HR/Communications, North Bend School District, Oregon

Job Posting: Director of HR/Communications, North Bend School District, Oregon

Location: North Bend, OR

NBSD Enrollment: 2,300 students

ORVA Enrollment: 2,350 students

Base Salary: $74,978 to $95,672 plus comprehensive benefit package

Contract status: 261 days; 1.0 FTE, 12 months

Supervisor: Superintendent

Closing Date: May 19, 2017 (but open until filled)

Date: July 1, 2017

About the Position

This position plans, directs, and administers all Personnel functions for the District including professional development, labor relations and contract negotiation activities, demographic and enrollment research. Provide support to the Superintendent for increasing parental and community involvement by keeping stake holders informed using print, broadcast and electronic formats; and supporting the District’s community relations, community outreach programs, and business/school partnerships. This position supervises Human Resources Assistant.   For a complete Job Description visit the District’s website under “Employment.”

About the District

The North Bend School District comprises an area of 188 square miles located in Coos County, Oregon.  Approximately 2,300 students attend five schools providing educational services for children in grades kindergarten through twelve.  There are two elementary schools, a middle school, a high school and an on-line school. The Oregon Virtual Academy operated by the District has an online enrollment of approximately 2,350 students. Our teachers and staff are dedicated to excellence in education and believe in providing the highest quality of education in the Pacific Northwest.  Our high standards of excellence are a commitment for each student to realize his or her greatest potential and our goal is to provide an atmosphere for achievement and the development of life-long learning skills that continue after the student leaves the classroom.

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About the Community

Located on the Southern Oregon Coast and home to some of the most spectacular beaches and sand dunes in the world, the Bay Area (consisting of North Bend, Coos Bay and Charleston) has become a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and retirees to experience living in the unspoiled beauty that surrounds us, and is the perfect nest for young families to grow.  North Bend is approximately 115 miles from Eugene, Oregon’s second largest city.  With a county population of approximately 62,000, Coos County offers a rural setting with numerous outdoor activities including hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, beach combing, cycling, 4-wheeling, and golfing; all in a mild climate.  Fifteen miles down the coast is the world renowned Bandon Dunes Golf Resort which attracts golfers from all over the world to play a round on its famous links-style courses.  North Bend with its magnificent McCullough Bridge is the northern gateway to the Bay Area.  It boasts a history of great innovators and business people.  Pony Village Mall, the largest indoor shopping center on the coast and the Mill Casino-Hotel are located in North Bend.

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Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resources or related field.
  • Master’s degree, preferred.
  • Qualified as Certified Professional Human Resources (PHR)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in recruitment hiring, negotiations and contract management, administrative rules, and other regulations pertaining to personnel matters
  • Any combination of experience and training which provides the applicant with the knowledge, skills, and ability required to perform the work

Application Requirements are:

Completed Application Form (online – AppliTrack)

Current Resume

Copy of current Certified Professional Human Resources credential

At least 3 references or letters of recommendation

Submit an application online at:

For additional information about the position or assistance with the online application, visit the district’s website or please contact:

Michelle Collicott, Human Resources Assistant

North Bend School District

1913 Meade Street

North Bend, OR 97459-3432


North Bend School District is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.