Director of Employee and Labor Relations,

Salem-Keizer School District

Salem, Oregon

Salem-Keizer Public Schools seeks it next exceptional Director of Employee and Labor Relations


Come live, play, learn, and lead in Oregon’s scenic Willamette Valley, home to the state capital of Salem and the surrounding foothills, valleys, and world-class vineyards, just an hour south of Portland, and a little over an hour east of the majestic Oregon Coast.  Salem Keizer Public Schools (SKPS), the second-largest school district in Oregon, serving nearly 40,000 students in 65 schools, has a long-standing commitment to equity and excellence for all.  And we know that the path to achieving that outcome is by hiring and supporting exceptionally talented employees who are equally convicted in serving children and families extraordinarily well.

SKPS is seeking an executive leader to serve as our next Director of Employee and Labor Relations. This key leadership role, in partnership with the Executive Director of Human Resources, develops and implements employee and labor management practices which contribute to a fair, respectful, diverse, and performance-focused organizational culture.  Key responsibilities include collective bargaining, employee relations, employee training, contract interpretation and compliance.  Minimum qualifications and additional responsibilities are outlined in the Director of Employee and Labor Relations job description.  Come help lead our talented and committed  Human Resources Department team to make a lasting impact in our community.

Application information can be found on the link to the left.  For first consideration, please apply by June 10, 2024. Salary range is $137,021 to $160,296. Confidential inquiries to Dr. Steve Webb are welcome.