Welcome to Paramount Unified School District, where great things are happening. Paramount strives to create a collaborative and supportive environment for our employees so that they may focus on our main goal to serve the needs and interests of our students.
The District is comprised of 20 schools: eleven elementary schools, four middle schools. Paramount High School (9th grade and 10-12 campuses) as well as Odyssey High School STEM Academy, Buena Vista Alternative Learning, a K-12 virtual program, Paramount Adult School and Paramount Community Day School. Paramount Unified also has a robust Early Childhood Education program for our youngest learners. District enrollment is approximately 11,500 students, of which 95% are unduplicated.
The mission of the Paramount Unified School District is to ensure learning and success for each student by providing a quality education.
Paramount Unified School District strives to be an exemplary district. In order to achieve this, all stakeholders of the District must have a clear sense of its goals. They must seek out, understand, and emulate the characteristics of exemplary schools and be ready to contribute their knowledge and talents to transform this vision into a reality. The district is committed to using resources for high quality instructional programs and school facilities. District wide initiatives focus on instruction that supports literacy, critical thinking, problem solving and safe, orderly and welcoming schools.
Paramount's location affords easy access to residents in Los Angeles, Orange and Riverside Counties. The region's mild climate and close proximity to the 91, 710 and 105 freeways make it an attractive place to work as it is centrally located in Los Angeles County.
We offer highly competitive salary, outstanding health benefit plans, give unlimited years of service (must be verified), provide Teacher Induction at no cost to new teachers. and one of the best working environments in the County.
We use Edjoin.org for all applications. Please visit our Employment Opportunities page for more information and to access current postings.
The Paramount Unified School District is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education and prohibits discrimination of employees and applicants based on race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, actual or potential parental, family, or marital status, or the exclusion of any person because of pregnancy or related conditions, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, or genetic information; the perception of one or more of such characteristics; or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
Dr. Linsey Gotanda, Asst. Superintendent, Human Resources
Dr. Beatriz Spelker, Director of Personnel
Ofelia Larios, Executive Assistant
Andrea Ramirez, Administrative Assistant
Daisy Clemente, Certificated Credentials Analyst
Patricia Barajas, Senior Human Resources Technician
Rita Aguilar, Human Resources Technician
Alma Contreras, Human Resources Technician
Elizabeth Garcia, Human Resources Technician
Maria Lopez, Curriculum Specialist, Induction