Human Resources


Join the Joplin Schools' family and be part of a future that is bigger and better than ever.

We offer:
  • Competitive salaries
  • Comprehensive employee benefits
  • Advanced facilities, technology, and professional development
  • Culture committed to kids, learning and growth
One team. Countless opportunities! We hope you consider joining us!
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The mission of the Human Resources department is to serve as a strategic partner in furthering the district's goal of becoming the employer of choice. We manage personnel services for more than 1,300 staff members including employment, training, employee relations, benefits, safety, and health, while ensuring compliance with district policies, laws, and regulations.

Joplin Schools is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not illegally discriminate in its programs, services, activities or facilities.

Contact Us

Ashley Jones
Director of Human Resources / System Support
417-625-5200, EXT. 2009

Matt Arnold
Manager of Human Resources
417-625-5200, EXT. 2023

Erin Parrigon
Administrative Assistant
Absence Management / Substitute Placement
417-625-5200, EXT. 2013

Becki England
Benefits Coordinator
417-625-5200, EXT. 2001

Teresa Colburn
Administrattive Assistant for Human Resources/Systems Support
417-625-5200, EXT. 2002
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