2.a.50 Staff Recog. & Long Service Awards

Human Resources

 

 



Administrative Procedure: Staff Recognition and Long Service Awards

 

 

EFFECTIVE DATE:

February 11, 2004

 

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ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURE CODE:

2.A.50

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Border Land School Division desires to recognize significant events in the lives of all employees and schools.  These events may be of a corporate or private nature.  In order to acknowledge these events, an appropriate response will be forthcoming from the Division.      

 

Staff Recognition

                

  • In the event of a death of spouse or significant other, child, and parent or

      parent in-law, the Division will send an appropriate response expressing

      our sympathy between the amounts of $30-75.

  • For serious illness and extended hospitalization, greater than three days, the

Division will send an appropriate response of well wishes, between the

amounts of $25-50.

  • The Board and Divisional Administration will also use the Divisional cards for

other school and/or individual or team accomplishments.

 

Long Term Service and Retirement

 

It is the intent of the Border Land School Division that staff members (teachers, bus drivers, custodians, clerical, educational assistants and other support staff) be appropriately recognized for long-term service and retirement. In particular that:

  • This recognition will be given after ten years of cumulative service and every five years thereafter.
  • Recognition shall be in the form of certificates, plaques and/or other appropriate gifts, related to the length of service.
  • Any employee who retires from the Division shall also be recognized with an appropriate gift.
  • Any other recognition is to be at the discretion of the Board.
  • Whenever possible, such recognition shall take place annually, and at such time and place where the majority of Border Land employees are expected to attend.                                              

The Division will post a list prior to the event so as to correct any omissions.

 

Gifts for long-term service

 

10 years     Special Divisional Pin

15 years     Plaque (6x8)

20 years      School Bell

25 years     Gold Watch

30 years     Anniversary Clock

35 years      Engraved Platter

 

 Retirement

 

An appropriate gift shall be selected by the Board.

 

Board Member Recognition

 

Border Land School Division recognizes long-term service for individual trustees. This recognition shall be given after two terms of cumulative service and every term thereafter.

 

Border Land School Division desires to recognize significant events in the lives of individual trustees.  An appropriate response will be issued by the Division.

 

Gifts for long-term service

 

Two terms       Special Divisional Pin

Three terms     Plaque (6x8)

Four terms       Briefcase

Five terms       Gold Watch

 

Recognition

 

In the event of a death of spouse or significant other, child, and parent or parent in-law, the Division will send an appropriate response, the value to be between the amounts of $30-75.

For serious illness and extended hospitalization, greater than three days, the Division will send an appropriate response, the value to be between the amounts of $25-50.