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Managing Smart: Getting Ready To Recruit a New Employee?

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 A Message from Maryam Khan, Interim Director, Talent Acquisition If you recently had an employee leave the College or have had a team member leave your department, you are likely thinking about how you will fill the vacancy. Are you going to post the position? Are you going to promote a […]

Featured Development Opportunities

Wednesday, September 7, 2022 A Message from Natasha McIlmurray, Coordinator, Employee Development Whether you’re ready to join us in-person for professional development, or you appreciate the flexibility of our stellar virtual courses, we have a professional development opportunity for you! Don’t forget about the exciting chance to join us in-person this fall for the three-part […]

New Information Security Training Required for All Employees

Monday, August 15, 2022 A Message from Carla McKnight, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources, and Brandon McKelvey, Vice President, Technology, Research and Analytics  Valencia College is launching a new information security training that all employees are required to complete by the end of the fall semester. The training is tailored to the Valencia community, focusing […]

Managing Smart: The Art of Saying No

Thursday, August 11, 2022 As supervisors working to maintain a positive work environment, we often want to say yes to every team member’s request. However, in many situations, we just can’t say yes to everything. How can you confidently say no while still embracing a strong relationship with your team and a positive work environment? […]

Learn How Years of Service Calculations Determine...

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 One of the great benefits of working at Valencia College is our generous paid time off. As part of our Total Rewards package, our full-time employees can take time away from work by requesting different types of leave such as vacation, sick and/or personal leave. Vacation leave allows eligible employees to […]

Full-time Employee Checkout Process Gets a New Look

Wednesday, August 10, 2022 A Message from Chanda Postell, Director, Employee Experience If you have recently had a full-time employee leave the College, you are likely familiar with our Employee Separation Form (ESF) and the checkout process, in accordance with the Outprocessing of Employees policy. The checkout process is designed to record the completion of a standard set of […]

Managing Smart: Supporting Your Team During Hurricane Season

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 The hurricane season officially began on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, and will end on Wednesday, November 30, 2022. As a supervisor, you must be able to communicate crucial safety information to your team and make the necessary hurricane preparations in the case of a severe weather event. Here are some tips […]

Policy Update: AIDs and HIV, College Property Control...

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 In this Policy Update series, you’ll receive information about recently updated, repealed or approved policies to ensure you are informed on 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, Senior Director, […]

The Supervisor Summit Is Back!

Wednesday, July 13, 2022 We are thrilled to bring the Supervisor Summit back this summer! Join your colleagues to engage in learning and discussion about setting and managing expectations. Date: Friday, July 22, 2022 Time: 9 – 10:30 a.m. Location: Zoom It is essential to your role as supervisor to continue gaining experience and skill in […]

End-of-year Check-In and Faculty Evaluation Steps for Sup...

Thursday, June 16, 2022 It’s time for all full-time employees to complete their 2021-2022 Check-In (for staff) or Faculty Evaluation (for faculty) in the Valencia EDGE. CHECK-IN STEPS Step One – Employee Updates on Goals: Employees enter their accomplishments and progress on goals into the Valencia EDGE. To access the Check-In, employees should log in to Atlas […]