Nogales Unified Human Resources

NUSD currently employs approximately 553 full-time staff members. We provide our students outstanding opportunities to achieve their highest potential, and we invite highly qualified individuals to join our team of dedicated professionals. To view all available job opportunities or fill out an application, visit our Job Postings and Online Application link below. We are seeking highly skilled candidates who care about children, and we encourage you to apply today. The Human Resources department is available to answer questions and to assist you during the application process.

Our department is also responsible for benefits, health insurance, leave plans, certification, fingerprinting, employee orientation, employee processing, safety trainings, wage documents/payroll, workers compensation, and retirement as well as a variety of related tasks.

We are proud of our students and employees. That pride reflects in our commitment to you. We are here to serve you!

Job Postings & Applications

Salary Schedules & Information


Certified Teachers

  • Title I district qualifies for loan forgiveness program
  • Excellent total compensation package
  • Credit for up to twelve years of experience (upon verification); Initial Placement Step 13
  • Up to $5,000 annually for Proposition 301 funds
  • $1,500 recruitment incentive 
  • $5,000 for hard to recruit incentive, paid over three years, for sped/science/math
  • 100% paid employee insurance coverage (benefit of $4,956)
  • Twenty-three paid holidays
  • $25 an hour for forfeiting planning period
  • Addenda available for additional duties
  • Paid new teacher orientation

Contact Information

Mayra Zuniga, Human Resources Director
310 West Plum Street
Nogales, AZ 85621

P.O. Box 5000
Nogales, AZ 85628

Telephone: (520) 397-7937
Fax: (520) 287-3503

Human Resources Staff

Maru Federico, Compensation Specialist
Telephone: (520) 397-7900 or ext. 7900

Alma Trujillo, Benefits Specialist
Telephone: (520) 397-7909 or ext. 7909

Leticia Gird, Human Resources Specialist
Telephone: (520) 397-7902 or ext. 7902