Human Resources


Beginning the week of June 5, 2017 through the week ending July 28, 2017 BCOE will be working a modified work schedule.  The offices will be open daily from 8:00am to 4:30pm and closed on Fridays.

Vision Statement


We will be recognized as the area leader in the field of
Human Resources for educational agencies by continually

  • Displaying integrity
  • Pursuing collaborative relationships
  • Incorporating creative and alternative methods of service

The Human Resources Division of Butte County Office of Education serves the employment needs of each of its programs and departments spanning the full scope of services from recruitment to retirement.  Along with recruitment, selection, and retention efforts, our HR Division provides employee classification and salary placement, contract management, and maintains personnel policies, regulations, records, and legal references.

Employment Opportunities

Job opportunities are posted on the statewide EdJoin vacancy site.  Butte COE has a paperless recruitment process.  All application and supporting documentation must be submitted online through Edjoin.  the exception to the above information is in regards to our Certificated and Classified substitutes.  applicants may submit a hardcopy application packet.  We will accept applications and supporting documents sent via email, fax to (530) 532-5787 or U.S. Mail.

Instructional Paraprofessional / No Child Left Behind Compliancy

Butte COE requires applicants for instructional paraprofessional to meet one of the following requirements:

  • Completion of two  years of full time study at an institution of higher education; or,
  • Associate (or higher) degree; or,
  • Assessment exam of knowledge of and the the ability to assist in instructing, reading, writing and mathematics. 
Contact Cyndie Holderbein at or (530) 532-5782 for current information concerning the proficiency or assessment examinations.

Helpful Links


State Teachers Retirement System
Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Effective 7/1/12
(Magellan Health Services)

Public Employees Retirement (PERS)
403b Compare
TDS Group
For all your tax shelter questions
 american fidelity
American Fidelity Assurance Company
 Keenan Safe Schools for BCOE

 Employee Online
Employee Online
Emp.Online Instructions

Human Resource Division Management Team

Mary Sakuma - Deputy Superintendent
1859 Bird Street, Oroville, CA  95965
Phone: (530) 532-5782
Fax: (530) 532-5787


Cyndie Holderbein -
Confidential Executive Assistant
Phone: (530) 532-5782


Karen Finley -
Director, Human Resources
Phone: (530) 532-5782

Allison Bubier - Payroll Manager
Phone: (530) 532-5816