SOURCE: Kelly Services, Inc.

Kelly Services, Inc.

December 07, 2010 16:15 ET

Kelly Educational Staffing® Announces Partnership With the West Oso Independent School District

National Leader Providing Substitute Teachers to District

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX--(Marketwire - December 7, 2010) - Kelly Educational Staffing (KES®), a specialty service of workforce solutions leader Kelly Services® (NASDAQ: KELYA), announced it is providing substitute teachers to the West Oso Independent School District for the 2010-2011 school year. The district is comprised of four schools: John F. Kennedy Elementary School, West Oso Elementary School, West Oso Middle School and West Oso High School and serves nearly 2,000 students.

As a national leader in educational staffing, KES provides an extensive staffing solution that includes the recruiting, screening, orientation/training, scheduling, quality control and retention of qualified substitute teachers. During the 2009-2010 school year, Kelly employed 30,000 substitute teachers and filled one million classrooms nationally.

"Our partnership with Kelly Educational Staffing has enabled our district faculty to focus on the primary responsibility of educating students," said Michael Sandroussi, superintendent for West Oso ISD. Since the beginning of the school year, Kelly® has maintained a classroom fill rate of 100%, ensuring a consistent learning environment when permanent teachers must be absent.

"Kelly is pleased to partner with the West Oso ISD and contribute to the academic achievement of students," said Kim Howard, district manager for Kelly Educational Staffing in Corpus Christi. "Substitute teachers play a critical role in the continuity of learning and we are committed to providing qualified substitute teachers who are fully-trained and prepared for each class."

Kelly offers new and transitioning substitute teachers the prevailing wage in the school or district and access to software training, vacation/holiday bonus pay and non-teaching Kelly assignments during summer months and other vacation periods. To learn more about substitute teaching opportunities, contact Deb Pearson, national sales director for Kelly Educational Staffing at (713) 385-8855.

About Kelly Educational Staffing
Since 1997, Kelly Educational Staffing has been providing human resources solutions to meet the challenges of thousands of schools across the United States. We are the largest employer of substitute teachers nationwide and, to date, we have provided personnel to educational institutions more than four million times. Visit www.kellyeducationalstaffing.com.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Denise Ridenour
    Kelly Services
    248.244.4422