In concert with declarations by the Commonwealth of Virginia and the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors, the School Board has approved providing a four-hour holiday for employees scheduled to work on Wednesday, November 27. As such, the County Office Building and all school facilities will close four hours early on November 27. This day was already scheduled as a non-student day as part of the Thanksgiving break.
We wish you all a very happy Thanksgiving, and extend our thanks and gratitude for what you do each day for our students.
Phase II will launch on November 16! All regular full- and part-time employees who were not part of the Kronos Phase I implementation will begin using the new time and attendance system on Saturday, November 16.
- Make sure you’ve completed your training module. All employees who are going live with Kronos in Phase II should complete their training module by Friday, November 15. You can access the online training modules on the Time and Attendance website. Continue reading
Albemarle County Government IT and Payroll are aware that a number of employees are not able to view their leave balances on their October paystub through Greenshades. While we are working diligently to correct this issue, please rest assured: Your leave balances have not been affected. Continue reading
What’s the BIG news?
Your benefits Open Enrollment window (November 1st through November 15th) is open NOW! Any changes you make to your medical/dental/FSA/HSA elections during the upcoming Open Enrollment period will go into effect January 1, 2020, and will run through December 31, 2020. Continue reading
Phase I of Kronos, our new time and attendance system, launched on October 19 for Broadus Wood Elementary School, Sutherland Middle School, Building Services, Fiscal Services, the Department of Technology, the Superintendent’s Office, and certain central office departments. Phase II, including all other ACPS schools and departments, will launch on Saturday, November 16.
All employees who will begin using the Kronos system in Phase II should complete the appropriate training module by Friday, November 15. You can access the training modules for exempt and non-exempt employees and teachers through our Time and Attendance web page. The flex day on November 4 might be the perfect time to complete your training! Continue reading
Great news! Genworth has extended the Long Term Care open enrollment period through Friday, October 25. If you work at least 20 hours per week, you are eligible to enroll in this special, limited-time offer through VRS/Genworth. You don’t have to be a VRS member to participate, and eligible family members also can take advantage of this opportunity. Continue reading
Have you noticed two new shortcuts on your computer’s desktop? A shortcut for the Kronos Quick Time Stamp has been added, as well as a shortcut for the Kronos Dashboard (Kronos Workforce Central), the full client website.
What does this mean? For the schools and departments implementing Kronos in Phase I on October 19, those shortcuts will allow you to log in and access the time and attendance system. For those schools and departments that will implement in mid-November as part of Phase II, you will see these shortcuts, but you will not be able to use them to log in until Phase II launches. Continue reading
All Albemarle County employees (including part-time, temporary, substitutes, interns, and student teachers) and public safety volunteers (Fire Rescue, Police, Sheriff’s Office) are eligible to receive flu and other vaccinations with no out-of-pocket cost, even if you are not covered on the County health plan. View the clinic schedule »
In addition to the flu shot, other vaccinations will be available, including: Continue reading
Kronos, our new time and attendance system, is coming! To help our school division employees, timekeepers and supervisors learn to use the system effectively, we will begin implementation using a three-phased approach:
Phase I – October 19: Implementation for Broadus Wood Elementary School, Building Services, Department of Technology, Fiscal Services, Superintendent’s Office and selected central office departments, and Sutherland Middle School Continue reading
Based on feedback received regarding the training for Kronos, our new time and attendance system, we have made a few adjustments to the training schedule.
Please note the following:
- Non-Exempt, Exempt & Teacher Self-Paced Modules: These links will be sent out via the Compass and through a no-reply email on October 4. Continue reading