SUPPORT STAFF PERSON OF THE YEAR
Any full-time or part-time support staff member including secretaries, paraprofessionals, nurses, custodians, food service workers, bus drivers, mechanics, maintenance techs, technology department staff members, are eligible. Candidates should be skilled, dedicated, hard-working staff members.
Note: Once selected as a district-wide finalist, the staff member is not eligible again for two (2) years. (Individuals who are substitutes are not eligible)
Support staff may be nominated by their peers, other building staff members, parents of students and patrons of the District. Forms will be available via email and on the District website. Nomination forms must be returned to your Principal or Department Director by February 6, 2020.
Building or department committees will be established to screen all nominations as follows:
*Principals in each of the five (5) attendance centers will accept nominations for secretarial, paraprofessionals, nurses and custodians who work in their buildings. Their building committee will make the selection as to who will be the nominee.
*Director of Food Service will accept nominations for their department including food service workers, kitchen managers and secretary. Their committee will make the selection as to who will represent their department
*Director of Transportation will accept nominations for their department including bus drivers, mechanics, fueler, secretaries and driver trainers. The department committee will make the selection as to who will represent Transportation.
*Technology Director and Maintenance Directors will accept nominations for Central Office, Technology, and Maintenance including c.o. secretaries, registrar, student services secretaries, diagnosticians, process coordinators, maintenance techs (all areas) and technology employees (all areas). A committee will be established with reps from each of these three areas to screen and select their combined representative.
The nomination letter for each finalist will then be given to the District selection committee. The selection will be made by the end of February and the District winner will be announced at the Annual Staff Recognition Dinner held in March.
Note: Once selected as the Building or Department Support Staff Person of the Year, the individual is not eligible for two (2) years. Once selected as the District Support Staff Person of the Year, the individual is not eligible for five (5) years.
For nomination form, please click the link - https://5il.co/c8qi