Assistant Superintendent of Finance, Operations, and Human Resources

     Garth Steedman

    Human Resources Supervisor 

    Carol Bailie

    Phone: 360.473.1026                    Fax: 360.473.1020


  • Thank you for your interest in becoming part of the Bremerton team where every employee is a crucial member of our learning community. Not only are we focused on what is best for kids, but we believe that our most valuable resource – our employees – are the key to our highly successful programs.
    As your Human Resources Department, we are pleased to be able to provide individualized service for each employee. We are committed to having the Bremerton School District be a place where people are passionate about their careers; a place where people work with pride; and a place where people want to stay.
    Please join us! We enjoy top-notch professional development, highly qualified peers, and a strong, supportive administrative team - and when you meet our kids - your heart will forever reside with us. They are the best!


    Substitute positions include teachers, paraeducators, clerical, transportation, child nutrition servers, and custodial. Each Substitute position may require certain skills testing to be completed. It is the responsibility of the applicant to schedule any needed testing. Please call (360) 473-1026 to schedule testing after the online application has been filled out.

    Here are the Substitute/On-Call Pay Rates for our district. (revised January 5, 2024)


    GENERAL SKILLS TEST (For Classified positions)

    We schedule tests on an individual basis as needed.

    Positions requiring testing are:

    • Substitute Paraeducator
    • All Clerical Positions
    • Child Nutrition Services Server

    Please contact the Human Resources Office to sign up for a testing date (360) 473-1026.

    Testing takes place in the Human Resources Office at the Administration Building. You must have a complete application in order to schedule testing. Please be sure to check back periodically to see if there have been any changes to the schedule.

    If you need assistance, you can call us at 360-473-1026.
    Certificated Positions

    For positions that require a certificate, please provide the required information on the application for the job you are seeking.  If you are currently in the process of obtaining the needed certificate, you may attach a document with this information and what certificate you are applying for with OSPI (Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction).

    For candidates with out-of-state credentials, you will need to have a valid Washington certificate but please apply if you are willing to go through the process!  We can assist you with information on the process.

    Attached is our current  BEA (Bremerton Education Association) Salary Schedule for 2023-2024

    Classified Positions
    Each classified position may require certain skills testing to be completed. It is the responsibility of the applicant to schedule any needed testing. Please call (360) 473-1026 to schedule testing after the online application has been filled out.


    The Bremerton School District complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, honorably discharged veteran or military status, sexual orientation including gender expression or identity, the presence of any sensory, mental, or physical disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal by a person with a disability in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. This holds true for all students who are interested in participation in educational programs and/or extra-curricular school activities. Inquiries regarding compliance and/or grievance procedures may be directed to the District’s Title IX/RCW 28A.640 Officer and ADA Coordinator, Garth Steedman, at 360.473.1031, email garth.steedman@bremertonschools.org or the Section 504 Coordinator, Mark Mayfield, at 360.473.4702, email mark.mayfield@bremertonschools.org. Mailing address: 134 Marion Avenue North, Bremerton, WA 98312


Garth Steedman, Assistant Superintendent

Carol Bailie, Supervisor of Human Resources

Stephanie Owen, Recruitment Specialist

Kelbee Prowell-Zimmerman, Human Resources Specialist

Amy Stam, Human Resources Specialist

Stephenie Nagle, Benefits Specialist & Human Resources Receptionist

Kathy Nelson, Substitute Facilitator

Last Modified on April 26, 2024