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The Human Resources Division will aspire to model excellence and leadership in human resources; emphasizing strategic and progressive practices, quality service, efficiency, employee growth, enrichment and community. We will seek to implement best practices and innovative solutions, to be available and respond in a timely manner, and to be a friendly face and a friendly voice to those seeking our assistance.
Welome to the DPS Human Resources Webpage!
The Human Resource Department is responsible for HR functions and matters concerning current or potential employment with DPS. These responsibilities include:

• Recruitment and Selection
• Employment and Experience Verification
• New Hire Onboarding
• Background Checks and Fingerprinting
• Compensation and Certification
• Benefits
• Employment Records and Personnel Files
• Evaluations
• Absence Management
• Offboarding and Exit Interviews

We hope our webpage becomes a valuable resource to you whether you are a current employee, potential candidate, or a community member.


You may access general information regarding personnel and employment here on our page or contact us directly. Our team is available and will gladly provide assistance between the hours of 8:00AM and 4:30PM. Please contact our office by phone (575) 546-8841, via email at, or in person at our district office, located at 400 Cody Road, Deming, NM, 88030.

See the directory below for a list of Human Resources responsibilities and designated contacts.

Denise Ruttle - Chief Human Resources Officer
Jeannette Cox - Director of Human Resources

Who to Contact
2019-2010 Salary Schedules
*We believe our employees are our best and most valuable asset.
*We will recruit, hire, develop, support and retain the most caring, competent and qualified staff to support the academic achievement and advancement of ALL students.
*We will promote a positive and caring work environment in which employees feel comfortable seeking support on all personnel-related issues.
*We are committed to our staff member’s success and we will work diligently to be responsive to their needs.
*We will strive to increase constructive communication with all DPS employees.

We believe in Deming Public Schools!
We are ONE TEAM!

HR - Assorted Forms
EEO Statement - Deming Public Schools
Deming Public Schools provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment and does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, medical condition, pregnancy and related conditions, political affiliation, or geographic residence.
In addition to federal law requirements, Deming Public Schools complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the District has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Deming Public Schools expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.

Leaving the District?

7 months ago

Thank you for your service to the Deming Public Schools!

As part of the exit process, employees must complete the clearance form, which can be downloaded here.


We would appreciate it if you would take a few moments and complete the exit questionnaire to help us improve the services we provide to students, staff and the community.