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Human Resources

Human Resources Department

Location: Central Office, 301 Mamie Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Phone: 601-582-5078
Fax: 601-582-6666

The HPSD Human Resources Department works to ensure all positions in the district are staffed with the best and most highly-qualified employees. The HR Department is also responsible for recruiting and supporting teachers from local and regional universities and colleges. EEOC regulations and compliance with all state and federal employment laws fall under the auspices of the HR Department.
Hattiesburg Public School District shall not discriminate in its policies and practices with respect to compensation, terms or conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, ethnic or national origin, religion, gender, height, weight, age, marital status, political beliefs, disability, or handicap which does not impair an individual's ability to perform adequately in that individual's particular position or activity.  

Dr. Michael Battle, Assistant Superintendent
Margaret Hull, Personnel Specialist
Pearl Simpson, Personnel Specialist
Audrey Gray Smith, Receptionist
ReGeneis Winters, Data Manager, SAM/MSIS Specialist
Land Management Services
Sixteenth Section
Mike Ainsworth
Phone: 601-707.7868 (office)/ 601-624-6010 (cell)
Email address:
First Student Transportation Vacancies
Below is a list of transportation vacancies:

Job Descriptions
To view job descriptions for all HPSD positions, please click on the following file:
Current Salary Schedules
To view the current salary schedule, please click the following link:
Please click the following attachments for the school calendars:
Missed Hand Scan
To access the Missed Hand Scan form, please click the following link:
Suicide Training for Employees:
To complete the suicide training, click on the following link:

Substitute Teaching Positions:
Hattiesburg Public School District has partnered with ESS to manage our substitute program. A leader in K-12 staffing, ESS is now responsible for the hiring, training, and placement of all daily and long-term substitute positions.
If you are interested in working as a substitute for our district, please visit to apply or call 877-983-2244 for more information.
To see all vacant positions and to apply online, please visit the following site: