Human Resources

  • Welcome to the West Orange Public Schools Human Resources Department. Here you will find information about Human Resources services, current employment opportunities and how to apply for them, and requirements for employment.

    The Human Resources Department is committed to the recruitment and retention of highly qualified employees with the determination and drive to create a positive and effective 21st century learning environment for all students. Our departmental goal is to build a foundation of employee excellence by maintaining a diverse and dedicated work force which supports the mission and goals of the district.

    Kim Stecher - Confidential Administrative Assistant
    973-669-5400 ext. 20548

    • Aesop
    • New Employee Processing - Non Certified Staff 
    • Out of District Staff (Coaches, Advisors, Home Instructors, Volunteers)
    • Staff Attendance
    • Substitutes
    • Verification of Employment

    Linda Torrisi – Human Resource Specialist
    973-669-5400 ext. 20547
    • Certifications
    • Employee Contracts
    • New Employee Processing - Certified Staff 
    • State Reporting

    Stacy Vaughan – Benefits Specialist
    973-669-5400 ext. 20524
    • Health Benefits
    • Job Fairs
    • Name/Address/Telephone Changes

    Kathryn Winston – Human Resource Specialist
    973-669-5400 ext. 20546
    • Applitrack
    • Co-curricular Staff – Coaches, Advisors
    • Graduate Course Approvals
    • Leaves of Absence – FMLA/Medical
    • Mentors
    • Provisional Teacher Process
    • Training Level Changes


Contact Us

    Dr. Dwight R. Pfennig, Ed. D.
    Interim Director of Human Resources
    West Orange Public Schools
    179 Eagle Rock Ave.
    West Orange, NJ 07052
    Phone: 973-669-5400 x. 20545
Last Modified on October 2, 2017