Classified Human Resources

Welcome from the Director of Classified Human Resources

Welcome to the Classified Human Resources Office. The Downey Unified School District is a merit system district that has a Personnel Commission and is dedicated to protect and adhere to the principles of merit as specified in the Education Code.  We employ over 700 employees in various capacities on a daily basis to enhance student learning.  I encourage all employees and potential applicants to please use the links on this site to locate information about our office and to apply for any employment opportunities as they become available.

Mission Statement

The Mission of the Personnel Commission of the Downey Unified School District is to ensure that, in support of the excellent education of the students of this District and through an effective and efficient merit system of employment, employees in the classified service are well-qualified, are properly classified and paid, are treated fairly, and are hired through processes that are objective and free from favoritism in compliance with federal and state laws.

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