Human Resources

Welcome to the Human Resources webpage for the School District of South Milwaukee. We are committed to the recruitment and retention of the best employees to serve our students and families.


Why consider joining the SDSM team? We believe in the district mission statement that our purpose is “to create a dynamic environment where the world becomes the classroom so the classroom impacts the world.” We understands that our future leaders are likely now being inspired by our current teachers and staff members. We are fortunate to have such outstanding and dedicated people supporting our district, our families, and our students.


Our department strives to provide exceptional service to our current and future employees. If you cannot find what you are seeking on the webpage, please contact us for assistance.




Seeking Employment?

The majority of our positions are posted on the WECAN website. 

To see our certified staff openings (teachers, pupil services, administrators),
please click this link

To see our support staff openings (clerical, paraprofessional aides, nutrition services, operations), please click this link

To apply to be a daily substitute as a teacher or paraprofessional aide, please visit www.teachersoncall.com and mention that you found them through the School District of South Milwaukee.

Questions? Please contact us for assistance.

​Contact Information

Jennifer L. Sielaff

Director of Personnel, Administrative & Legal Services
414-766-5011
jsielaff@sdsm.k12.wi.us

Jessica R. Hess
Executive Assistant to the Superintendent & Human Resources
414-766-5011
jhess@sdsm.k12.wi.us

Renee Lutzke
Human Resources Assistant
414-766-5042
rlutzke@sdsm.k12.wi.us