Choice Schools
  • Central Office
  • Wyoming, MI, USA
  • Full Time


At Choice Schools Associates, we partner with school communities, empowering and equipping them to fulfill their unique mission.


Our local, full-service management company excels at turning around schools who may be having issues with finances, human resources, or recruitment. Our dedicated team will customize our company's services to fit every school's needs and will always be on-site to provide support. We work in conjunction with School Boards and make decisions based on the visions of Board members who have struggled to implement their goals. We are truly committed to fulfilling each Board's mission and will always make decisions based on the best interests of the children. 

We are a family-owned company that has been operating in Michigan for more than two decades. Our team members are passionate about helping the children and schools they serve to achieve their dreams. Together, we provide services to children, parents, and families at every school we have been chosen to manage. This recognition, coupled with our emphasis on the achievement of Academy Board goals and Choice standards, makes us truly unique. Choice Schools was rated "Top Work Places" in 2017, 2018, and 2019 by Detroit Free Press.

Vision: In our communities, everyone thrives. #EveryoneThrivesHere



  • Student Focused
  • Expecting Greatness
  • Teamwork
  • Open Communication
  • Servant Leadership

Director of Operations



5251 Clyde Park SW, WYOMING, MI 49509

Phone: 616-785-8440



  • Pursues social justice and leads with a lens of diversity, inclusion, and equity. 
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university required; a Master's degree from a regionally accredited educational institution preferred.
  • BA in  Business Administration, Engineering, Project Management, or Architecture, preferred.
  • Has or will procure Certified Playground Safety Inspector (CPSI) status, approved by the Bureau of Community and Health Systems, Child Care Licensing Division
  • Five [5] years' experience in managing multiple/diverse planning and construction projects, required.
  • Knowledge of building codes and regulations pertaining to school buildings, their maintenance, renovation, and construction.
  • Knowledgeable of Federal and State regulations as they pertain to public schools.
  • Understanding of the broad context of Michigan's charter environment.
  • Understanding of the political environment and use of strategic thinking and planning.
  • Ability to work under limited supervision.
  • Provide direction to others and make independent judgments.
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Exemplary work habits as verified by previous employers.
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Student Services experience. 
  • Effective communicator in both oral and written form.
  • Ability to effectively and creatively implement solutions.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and adept at establishing and maintaining good rapport and working relationships at all organizational levels.
  • Highly organized; ability to meet stringent deadlines, prioritize work, operate in a fast-paced work environment, and coordinate projects; good time management.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with individuals and groups and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Ability to independently use various forms of electronic communications (email, web, text, etc.); technologically independent, with effective use of Microsoft Office.
  • Meticulous about detail, efficiency, and accuracy.
  • Effective communicator with individuals of varied cultural and educational backgrounds.
  • Ability to consistently exercise tact and discretion when handling highly sensitive and confidential issues.


Please see the attached job description for the responsibilities.


To assure the safe, smooth, and efficient operations at each academy. 

To apply, please visit:

Please contact Beth Spaman, Chief Human Resources Officer, directly with questions at 

Choice is an Education Service Provider for charter schools in Michigan and is the employer. Please visit for more information. EEOC

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