OUSD Talent Department - Employee Services

    The Talent Department helps you manage your business relationship with OUSD and your confidential personnel information and records. 
    We are rapidly adjusting our procedures to be able to serve OUSD employees remotely during the current emergency.
    You can reach us at ousdtalent@ousd.ord
    • Confidential consultation and assistance - your Employee Support Specialist  
      Your Employee Support Specialist can assist with questions about: 
      • compensation (your salary placement, stipends, some benefits questions, getting salary credit for earned college units and PD, etc) 
      • credentials
      • transfers
      • Other aspects of your employment relationship with OUSD


    They may also refer you to the appropriate party in HR for more specialized assistance (e.g. leave, disability, benefits, retirement, etc) 


    If you are not certain which is your ESS, please click this Departmental  Directory link to look up by your site or department  





    *Teachers! Call 510-379-9303 as soon as you get your Employee ID to register and set up your account with SmartFind Express

    The Oakland Unified School District does not discriminate in any program, activity, or in employment on the basis of actual or perceived race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, gender, sex, or sexual orientation.