Peromnia Grant, Assistant Superintendent
200 N. Clara Avenue
DeLand, FL 32720
386-734-7190 extension 20090
Through Leadership, Teamwork and Individual Assistance, the Division of Human Resources will assist in the employment and retention of highly qualified personnel committed to providing opportunities for the success and growth of Volusia County students.
The School Board of Volusia County, Florida, prohibits any and all forms of discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, marital status, age, political beliefs, sexual orientation, disability or genetic information in any of its programs, services or activities.
Departments under the Human Resources Division
Personnel Operations & Applications
Operations is the heart of Human Resources. All personnel applications, screening and employment verifications are processed through this department. Operations personnel are available to assist potential new hires and school district administrators with the application and hiring process.
Equity & Access
The School District of Volusia values diversity and seeks to maintain a harassment-free workplace. All students, program participants, employees and applicants are served by the Office of Equity & Access. The office ensures the district's compliance with non-discrimination laws and the Florida Educational Equity Act through investigating complaints, providing training, monitoring practices, and conducting compliance reviews.
The certification office reviews official transcripts of instructional applicants for Florida Certification eligibility. Potential applicants can meet with a certification specialist to determine their eligibility for teaching and coaching, as well as outline the coursework and tests needed to be a Volusia county instructional/coaching employee. The office also offers study material for an Florida certification exams.
Recruitment & Retention
The district employs nearly 8000 people. It is vitally important that the district has access to a pool of qualified applicants to accommodate employment needs as they arise. The Recruitment & Retention Department markets the district to potential applicants and provides retention programs which encourage growth while maintaining a positive work environment.
While Operations & Applications is the heart of Human Resources, Job Records is the gears to make it work. Once an individual is hired, the Job Records Department processes all bargaining and non-bargaining employee records for the Volusia County School District. All employee verification of outside experience, as well as employee verification of experience with the school district are processed through Job Records. Job Records also sets salaries for all employees with the district. Job Records personnel are always available to assist employees with any questions regarding their employment record.
Assessment & Development
The Office of Assessment & Development provides oversight and support for Employee Performance Assessment for bargaining and non-bargaining units. The department is also responsible for the development of school based administrators through the Pathways to Principalship program, coordination of the Peer Assistance and Review program, and coordination of the Principal Intern Program.