Department of Human Resources

Welcome to the Omaha Public Schools Human Resources webpage.


The work of Human Resources is to recruit, support and retain talented and qualified employees. We are committed to providing prompt, courteous, and quality customer service to our faculty, staff, and community. We accomplish this by supporting:


  • Recruiting, Hiring, and Onboarding Quality Staff
  • Managing Employee Relations
  • Providing Outstanding Service in Workers’ Compensation, Insurance Management, and HR Information Systems
  • Supporting Substitute needs across the district
  • General support in the retention and ongoing development of quality staff

We trust that you will find our site informative, useful and easy to navigate. Please use the information provided as a starting point in your career journey with OPS. If you need additional assistance, please contact any Human Resources staff member.


Thank you for visiting our webpage!



Cecil Hicks

Chief Talent Officer