Employee Services

Welcome to the Personnel and Employee Services Department for Allen Park Public Schools!

The Office of Personnel and Employee Services is responsible for the recruitment and placement of all regular employees and substitutes; supervising the management of personnel and employee relations of the school district; contract negotiation and administration; pupil accounting and compliance with applicable Board policies and regulations as well as State and Federal regulations.
Areas in which the Personnel and Employee Services may be of assistance to you include:

  • Enrollment and Residency
  • Employment
  • Student Due Process Hearings

Allen Park Public Schools - Apply here!      Employment Opportunities

 Independence Paraprofessional – Bennie Elementary 3.5 hours per day


Candidates must meet “highly qualified” standards by meeting one of the following:

-Complete at least two years of study at an institution of higher education (60 semester hours) or

-Obtain an associate's degree (or higher) or

-Meet the HQ standard through a formal, approved assessment.

(The district will be able to provide information regarding testing sites and dates if needed.)


Candidates should apply in writing to Dr. Matthew Sokol sokol@appublicschools.com

Please highlight the experience and qualifications that you feel qualify you for this position. 

Candidates may also apply thru Applitrack, Independence Paraprofessional


Special Education Bus Aide – Bus 14-03

6.5 hours per day, Monday - Friday

Hours: 6:10 a.m. - 9:40 a.m. & 1:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.


  • Travels to Wyandotte schools about 14 students 
  • Hands on Bus assist 1st aide with wheelchair tie downs, harnesses, straps, assist with students loading and unloading, fall precautions, nonverbal, sight impaired assistance.
  • Experience with wheelchairs and bus lifts preferred 
  • Candidates should submit a letter of interest to humanresources@appublicschools.com or apply at 
  • Applicant Tracking - Bus Aides


This posting will remain open until filled. There is also an immediate need for sub bus aides. If you would like to sub as a bus aide, please contact Ashley Bolish at 313-827-2050 or bolish@appublicschools.com  for additional information

Lunchroom Paraprofessionals are Needed!!

Arno, Bennie, Lindemann & Middle School

2.0 - 2.5 hours per day

Please submit a letter of interest to grant@appublicschools.com .


Food Service Positions for the 2021-2022 school year are now available!


A description of job responsibilities/assignments for these positions is available in the Food Services Office at the Riley Center. Positions will be open externally until filled. Interested candidates are invited to apply by submitting a letter of interest to Mrs. Amanda Omodio at omodio@appublicschools.com or by calling 313-827-2185.


You may also apply on-line at Applitrack-Food Service Workers.


Please contact Amanda Omodio, Food Service Secretary, for additional information (omodio@appublicschools.com)

Wrestling Assistant Coach – APMS           


Interested External Candidates: preference will be given to qualified internal APEA members. 

However, should a qualified internal APEA candidate not take these positions,

the jobs will remain open externally until filled.  

Interested external candidates are invited to respond to this posting by emailing a letter of interest and resume to:

Bruce Andrews, Assistant Principal/Athletic Director, Allen Park Middle School at: andrewsb@appublicschools.com.



Custodian – Middle School

 Afternoon Shift:  2:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Please see attached job des for additional information.

This job will be open externally until filled.  Candidates are invited to respond to this posting by emailing or

calling the Maintenance/Transportation Department at: ward@appublicschools.com, 313-827-2050.

You may also apply through

Applicant Tracking – Afternoon Custodiancription

Allen Park Public Schools needs substitutes!
If you would like a flexible schedule and can give us a couple of hours a week
in any of these areas please apply through EduStaff at www.EduStaff.org   

Please apply using the following instructions:

    1. Go to EDUStaff
    2. Top left hand corner, click on "Start Application"
    3. Complete the online application

Questions or concerns regarding your application? Call EDUStaff at 877.974.6338

If you have any questions regarding substitute positions, please contact
Alise Grant at 313-827-2105  or  grant@appublicschools.com
Teaching ~ Food Service ~ Maintenance ~ Bus Drivers ~ Paraprofessionals ~ Secretarial

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Thank you for your interest in Allen Park Public Schools and for visiting the Personnel and Employee Services department. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
Riley Administrative Offices
9601 Vine Ave.
Allen Park, MI 48101
313 827-2105
313 827-2171 fax

Michael H. Darga,
Human Resources Director and Superintendent of Schools
Alise Grant,
Human Resources Manager

Office Hours
7:30 am - 4:00 pm