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Human Resources

Would you like to make a difference in the lives of enthusiastic students? Want to work with dedicated, conscientious co-workers? Want to be part of a community that cares about one another? Then you need to consider becoming a part of the J.O. Combs Unified School District.

The community, southeast of Phoenix, Arizona, is within easy commute of the conveniences provided by a large, metropolitan area, yet we retain all the benefits of a friendly, rural lifestyle. Our climate is exceptional, with 330 days of sunshine a year.

For more information, please view the following pages:
Benefits of being a part of our district:
  • Small class size
  • Highly qualified teachers, support staff, and administration
  • Genuinely caring staff
  • Carefully monitored academic achievement
  • Safe working environment
  • Supportive community and many family friendly programs
  • Positive communication

Job Openings
Interested in becoming part of a dedicated, dynamic team of professionals in a growing district? We welcome you to check out our current job openings by clicking on the link above. Be sure to check back frequently as updates are made to this page often.
Please join us at the J.O. Combs School District Job Fair at Combs High School, March 21 from 4:00  to 7:00 P.M. Apply on line by March 16th to be guaranteed an interview at the Job Fair.

Please visit our How to Apply page for instructions on applying to our district. Also, our Employee Benefits page has additional resources on what the district offers to its employees.
Find us at the following Job Fairs
  • March 28, 2018 - Pinal County Job Fair
St. Anthony of Padua Community Center
Casa Grande, AZ
  • April 17, 2018 - Teacher Recruitment Fair
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI
  • April 23, 2018 - Educators' Job Fair
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, NM
  • April 25, 2018 - Educators' Job Fair
University New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
  • May 15, 2018 - Summer Career Fair
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ
Student Teacher/Intern
If you are interested in completing student teaching/intern or observation hours with J.O. Combs, please submit a form.
Contact Information
Questions for our HR Department? Please feel free to contact our staff.

Dr. Mark Duplissis
Assistant Superintendent - Human Resources
(480) 987-5300

Danielle Watkins
Human Resources & Benefits Specialist II
(480) 987-5305

MaLinda Wynn
Substitute Specialist
(480) 987-5317

Kelly Valdez
District Receptionist
(480) 987-5300

Please send any correspondence to the following address:

J.O. Combs Unified School District
Attn: Human Resources
301 East Combs Road
San Tan Valley, AZ 85140

This employer participates in E-Verify.

Este empleador participa en E-Verify.

Notice of Non-Discrimination

J.O. Combs Unified School District #44 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or sexual orientation in admission and access to its programs, services, activities, or in any aspect of their operations and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. J.O. Combs Unified School District #44 also does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices. The following employees have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Compliance Officer for Title IX , Athletic Director, 2505 E. Germann Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-882-3540 and Compliance Officer for Section 504/ADA, Director of Student Services, 301 E. Combs Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-987-5300.

El Districto Escolar Unificado de J.O. Combs #44 no discrimina en base a su raza, color, religión, origen nacional, sexo, discapacidad, edad, o la orientación sexual para la admisión y su acceso a sus programas, servicios, actividades, o en cualquier aspecto de sus operaciones y proporciona un acceso igualitario a los Boys Scouts y otro grupos de jóvenes designados. El Districto Escolar Unificado de J.O. Combs tampoco discrimina en sus prácticas de empleo y contratación. Los siguientes empleados han sido designados para manejar las preguntas en cuanto a las pólizas de no discriminación: Funcionario de Cumplimiento de Título IX, Director Atlético 2505 E. Germann Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-882-3540 and Funcionario de Cumplimiento para la Sección 504/ADA, Director de Servicios Estudiantiles, 301 E. Combs Road, San Tan Valley, AZ 85140 or 480-987-5300.

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