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Join the Clarkston Community Schools Team!

It's a great time to work for Clarkston Community Schools! The district, which employs more than 1,000 faculty and staff on its 12 school campuses, is now hiring for several positions with newly increased pay scales to attract and retain top talent.

John Lucido, Assistant Superintendent of Administrative Services, said, "As the largest employer in Clarkston, it's important to us to provide fair and competitive compensation for our staff. We have several part-time, entry-level openings across the district right now that stay-at-home parents, retirees, or others who prefer a flexible schedule may find attractive. You can work a few hours a week in the school your children attend!"

  • Food service department cafe helpers are now being hired at $11, an increase of more than 18% from 2017-2018. See job openings.
  • Paraprofessionals in Clarkston are now starting at $13 per hour (up from $11.68). See job openings.
  • Aides also received increases, with starting wages now between $10-12 per hour. See job openings.
  • Starting wages for bus drivers were increased to $16.50 from $13.50. While the district's Transportation Department is currently fully staffed, interested applicants are encouraged to reach out to the district's Human Resources Department at (248) 623-5400 for future consideration.

Maintenance, technology, custodial, secretarial and Early Childhood staff are also scheduled to receive increases for the coming school year.

Interested applicants should contact Lucido at or on the web at

About Clarkston Community Schools: Clarkston is a highly regarded school district with an enrollment of more than 7,500 students. We have seven elementary schools (K-5), one middle school serving grades 6-7, one junior high for grades 8-9, and Clarkston High School, which serves students in grades 10-12. We also have an Early Childhood Center serving children ages 3-5, and an alternative high school/community education facility. Each Clarkston Community Schools' student is fully engaged in a globally focused education, from preschool through graduation, that fosters in students a sense of self, perspective, responsibility/ownership, and contribution. The mission of Clarkston Community Schools is to cultivate thinkers, learners and positive contributors to a global society.

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Media Contact: Mary Ellen Rowe, Marketing Director (248) 623-5460.