Human Resources

Welcome to the La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools Human Resource page. La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools is the employer of choice.  Some wonderful benefits of working at La Mesa-Spring Valley Schools:

  • Engaging professional learning and growth
  • Strong school and district community
  • Competitive salaries 
  • Opportunity to make a difference in the life of children every day
  • Extended School Services (ESS) before and after school care free of charge for children of employees.

We’re Hiring!
Click below for information about open positions.

Human Resources Staff

Assistant Superintendent, Human Resources
Meg Jacobsen, Ed.D.
(619) 668-5700

Director, Human Resources
Jenine Henry
(619) 668-5700 x6368

Human Resources Supervisor
Calandra Rogers
(619) 668-5700 x6409

Executive Assistant, Human Resources
Tamia Callen 
(619) 668-5700 x6372

Human Resources Specialist
Vicky Giblin
Leaves of Absence (including Maternity & Bonding), Workers Compensation, DOJ/FBI Custodian, Certificated Salary Advancement
(619) 668-5700 x6362

Human Resources Analyst
Dena Shepherd
Certificated Recruitment and On-boarding
(619) 668-5700 x6374

Human Resources Technician
Liliana Zavala
Sub Desk
Absence management, Sub Assignments/Training
(619) 668-5700 x6377

Human Resources Technician
Blanca Carrera
Classified (Non-Teaching) Hourly Substitute Recruitment, Classified On-boarding
(619) 668-5700 x6230

Human Resources Technician
Dorah Claycomb
(619)668-5700 x6225

Human Resources Technician
Kristen Schram
Classified (Non-Teaching) Hourly Substitute Recruitment, Classified On-boarding
(619) 668-5700 x6211

Human Resources Technician
Xenia Leon
Classified (Non-Teaching) Hourly Substitute Recruitment, Classified On-boarding
(619) 668-5700 x6375

Human Resources Office Assistant II
Christine Nesvig
Classified (Non-Teaching) Hourly Substitute Recruitment, Classified On-boarding
(619) 668-5700 x6229

District Office Reception
Kelley Zuchelli
Address Changes, Employment Verifications, Unemployment Claims, Employee ID Badges
(619) 668-5700 x6000

Click here to access your online pay information or to reset your access password. Our Payroll & Benefits team is also available here for additional reference and/or questions.

Information for Certificated Substitutes

We appreciate your interest in joining our district as a substitute teacher.  The following information is provided for your reference. If you have additional questions, please reach out to Human Resources at:

Substitute Job Description
Substitute Salary Schedule

Apply via Edjoin: Substitute Teacher

You must hold a valid California Teaching Credential or Substitute Permit for your application to be considered. If you are interested in obtaining a Substitute Permit please visit SDCOE or watch this informational video.

Current LMSV student teachers must apply to become a substitute teacher, and also be on-boarded by Human Resources as an employee prior to being eligible to sub for their guide teacher.

The La Mesa-Spring Valley School District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Board Policy 4030 prohibits unlawful discrimination and/or harassment of district employees and job applicants based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, age, religion, marital or parental status, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. Board Policy 4119.11 prohibits sexual harassment of district employees and job applicants. Complaints alleging unlawful discrimination or sexual harassment may be filed with the Coordinator for Nondiscrimination in Employment, the Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources. 

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  • Exemplary Staff Dedicated to Educating, Supporting, and Nurturing ALL Children
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    • Arts and Music Education
    • Spanish Language Immersion
    • Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics (STEAM)
    • Online, Home School, and Blended Learning Programs
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