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Human Resource Information

Vision Statement

The vision of the Wilkinsburg School Districts’ Human Resource Department is to be employee focused and service oriented so that our employees may concentrate on the educational practices that will contribute to student success.  We seek to be efficient, effective, and excellent as we deliver information and products related to Human Resources.

 

Mission Statement

The Wilkinsburg School Districts’ Human Resource Department is committed to providing quality services in a professional, caring, and consistent manner by treating each person as a valued customer while contributing positively to the overall goals of the school district.  We are here to recruit, hire, assign, retain and support the most highly qualified personnel with all necessary resources, communication, and professional development to ensure all students receive the best education possible in a positive and safe environment.

 

Title IX Statement 

Wilkinsburg School District shall not discriminate in their educational programs, activities or employment practices based on race, color, national origin, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, ancestry, or any other legally protected classification.  This policy is in accordance with state and federal laws, including Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Sections 503 and 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Act.

 

For additional information, contact:
Wilkinsburg School District
Title IX Officer
718 Wallace Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15221

 

Employee Benefits

 

Highmark Community Blue Flex Insurance

As a full time, employee, you have the choice between EPO and PPO.  There is a cost difference associated with the two insurance options, but you know what will work best for you.

 

Also, please not Deductible costs between the PPO and EPO when choosing a doctor.  You can find out if your doctor participates with the Enhanced Value of either insurance by going to HighmarkBCBS.com and search for your doctor.  If they are Enhanced, they will show up.

Note that the PPO insurance does allow you limited access to Out-of-Network care, the EPO does not.

 

United Concordia Dental

The district offers full-time employees United Concordia dental plan. The cost of the dental plan is no charge to full time employees.

 

Vision

As a full-time employee, you have the choice between two different vision plans with a small cost difference.  We offer Davis Vision and Vision Benefits of America.

 

Prescriptions

We participate with many pharmacy chains.  Please review the list to make sure you are using the correct one.

 

Employee Forms & Tax Information

 

W4 2020

Please complete for your Federal Deductions – you can easily go in and update your deductions with this form through-out the year.

 

Emergency Information

Please keep an updated emergency contact sheet on file with the HR office.

 

Residency Certification

For your local withholding tax.  Please update with payroll if you move.

 

Direct Deposit

The district does not issue paper checks.  Please make sure you supply the payroll department with updated banking information so there is no delay with your pay.

 

Request for Absence

All absences need to be completed on paper and then requested through Kelly Services/Aesop.

 

Worker Comp Designated Provider Panel

If needed, please complete and sign acknowledging you reviewed the WC panel of doctors.

 

Expense Form

Travel form for reimbursement of mileage.

 

Conference Request Form

Request to attend conferences and reimbursement.

 

Request for Name Change Form SS-5

Link and information for name changes.

 

Social Security Administration

Click the link above to access the Social Security website.

 

IRS Form & Instruction

Click the link above to access IRS forms through the IRS website.

 

 

Vendor Benefits For Wilkinsburg School District Employees

For questions regarding your health insurance, contact Highmark: www.highmarkbcbs.com / 1-800-547-9378

 

For questions regarding your dental insurance contact United Concordia Dental: www.ucci.com  - 1-866-604-8512 

 

For questions regarding you vision insurance contact Davis Vision: www.davisvision.com  / 1-800-541-2039

 

For Employee Assistance Program – Employees will be given our code to contact - Lytle EAP Partners: www.lytleeap.com / 1-800-327-7272.

 

Sprint:  www.sprint.com/em/shop/verify.html

Employees, students and members of companies, universities and organizations may be eligible for savings through Sprint Works℠ Program. 

 

Michaels Craft Stores:  https://www.michaels.com/teachers

Verify your information through Michaels Rewards online and you will be able to receive 15% off your school supply orders.

 

Statistics

Teacher population – 70

21 teachers –22 + years of service

30 teachers –10 + years of service

38 new teachers – hired over the last 10 years