Monday, 31 March 2014

Stat Holiday and Winter Closure Webpage Updated

The Statutory Holiday and Winter Closure webpage has been updated and now includes dates for the remainder of 2014 and all of 2015. Visit the webpage to view the new dates.

Wednesday, 26 March 2014

Voluntary 5-Day Personal Leave Plan

The Voluntary 5-Day Personal Leave Plan offers the opportunity for eligible employees to take additional leave while producing a cost savings to individual departments or units. Employees who participate in the program apply for five days of leave without pay and have the cost of the leave deducted in equal installments over the twelve month plan period beginning in July 1 and ending June 30. Please visit the Plan webpage on the Human Resource Services website for a description of the plan, application forms, and application deadlines.

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

Employment Equity Week, March 17 - 21, 2014

Next week is Employment Equity Week: attendees can participate in a week’s worth of interesting, informative, and thought provoking sessions raising awareness about diversity and equity. There is no cost to attend and registration is helpful but not mandatory. Join us to be informed, engaged, and inspired.

Payroll Updates

Payroll Operations would like to update you on new rates for Support Staff Salary Scales that take effect on April 1, inform you about changes to the Semi-Monthly Pay schedule, and confirm the dates for this year’s Fiscal Year End GL Distributions.

Revised PREPD Form for APOs

The proposed changes to the PREPD form have been ratified and implemented. The revised form is available in the HRS Website’s Form Cabinet: PREPD Annual Report.

T2200 - New Webpage

To follow up on a previous article titled T2200 - Should You Sign? in the January newsletter, Human Resource Services has created a web page called Form T2200 - Declaration of Conditions of Employment. The webpage has been developed to provide support for both the employee and department to understand the guidelines in place for the T2200. Please note that this page is also available under the Pay and Tax Information section of the HRS website for employees to access.

University of Alberta Recognition Awards

The University of Alberta is fortunate to have dedicated Faculty and Staff who regularly make valuable contributions to our vibrant and supportive learning environment. We have the opportunity to nominate these outstanding individuals for the President's Achievement Award, the Excellence in Leadership Award, or the Excellence in Learning Support Award which are currently open for submissions. Please visit recognition programs to learn more about these awards and download the nomination forms.

Monday, 3 March 2014

Employment Equity Week: March 17 - 21, 2014

Members of the University community are invited to attend Employment Equity Week. Come explore the exciting possibilities that Valuing Diversity - Advancing Equity brings to the U of A. There is no cost to register. Join us to be informed, engaged, and inspired.