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Information for Supervisors About Learning Day 2020

Learning Day 2020 is less than a month away on Friday, February 14, 2020. As a supervisor, please review the details provided below. As Learning Day is a special part of Valencia’s culture and community, we would love your help communicating these important details to your team. ●   This year, Learning Day will be held on […]

There’s No Perfect Candidate; Tips to an Effective...

By Val San Marco, Director, Talent Acquisition Today’s labor market is very competitive, and every organization is looking to hire the most qualified candidates in a diminishing pool of talent. As a supervisor and hiring manager, you have a great responsibility and a unique opportunity when selecting and hiring the best candidate for the job, the […]

Managing Smart: Tips for Performance Management

One of the most important aspects of supervision is leveraging available skills, tools and resources in providing ongoing support and development to the members of our teams. As you develop your team members, here are tools you may find useful: Coaching People are our purpose. It is important that we set aside the time necessary […]

Hired a New Employee? Valencia College Compass is Here...

Valencia College Compass, the College’s new employee onboarding experience, launched in May 2019 as a way to support you as a supervisor and your newly hired employee. This multi-mode approach, which includes in-person and online support, is structured to offer essential information to ensure employees “start right.” You may read about the components of the […]

Policy Update: Reporting Incidents or Injuries

In this Policy Update series, you’ll receive information about recently updated, repealed or approved policies to ensure you are aware of key policy changes. We are excited to provide you with relevant and timely policy information to assist you in your role and your team’s contributions to the College.  By Michelle Sever, Director, Human Resources Policy and Compliance […]

Supervisor Development Opportunities

Conducting Interviews: Asking the Right Questions Location: Online Most organizations rely on the job interview as the primary tool for selecting which employees to hire. This workshop explores how to use four common interview questioning techniques. To register for this workshop, click here. Creating a Compelling Job Description Location: Online Job descriptions serve as an essential […]

Supervisor Summit Reveals How Influence is Essential to...

Supervisors convened for the Supervisor Summit on Friday, November 22, 2019, at the West Campus to network, receive Valencia College updates and to engage in their own development. In the spirit of the upcoming Thanksgiving season, the theme of the event was “Thanks for the Role You Play.” At this Summit, new supervisors were asked […]

Managing Smart: Committing to Performance Management

None of the work we accomplish at the College is possible without the collective support of talented individuals serving across the College. In support of our employees’ efforts, one of the most important aspects of supervision is leveraging available skills, tools and resources in providing ongoing support and development to the members of our teams. […]

Now Accepting Workshop Proposals

A Message from Deanne Abrams, Director, Employee Development One of our greatest Total Rewards is the opportunity to take advantage of professional development workshops, all of which are free of charge to Valencia employees through the Valencia EDGE. We’re seeking new presenters and workshops on Valencia’s Employee Competencies for the upcoming professional development schedule, so we invite you to […]

Career Anniversary Awards Update — January 2020

As the year comes to a close, Employee Development would like to thank you for all of the ways in which you recognized your teams this year. Your intentional acts of recognition are what contribute to us being able to build a culture together where every career is celebrated. The next shipment of career anniversary […]