Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-06-18T20:29:16+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We are pleased to welcome our new employees here at the PSESD! From left to right: Nancy Lee (Payroll Coordinator), Alexandra Clifthorne (Senior Coordinator, Consultant - Mental Health), Diana Clark (HR Business Partner), Patricia Gilson (Mentor Teacher), Jonisha Hall (Behavior & Educational Support Specialist), and Kiara Buechler (HR Business Partner).

Saying Farewell to Aurora Huerta

2018-05-14T15:56:32+00:00 May 14th, 2018|Categories: Human Resources & Organizational Development|Tags: , , |

Saying Farewell to Aurora Huerta Dear Colleagues - It is with bittersweet emotions that I announce the retirement of Aurora Huerta – after 23 years of service!   The nice part about retiring is that she will have lots of time to spend with her husband, who will soon join her in retirement, and her [...]

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-04-02T21:05:42+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We would like to extend a welcome to our newest hires here at PSESD! From left to right: Janine Thorn (Communications Director; Communications, Public Relations and Government Relations), Nikkia McCormick (Claims Specialist; WCT-UP) and Charlotte Heller (Behavior & Education Support Specialist; LTFS –  ReLife).

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2018-02-14T23:19:08+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Categories: New Employees|Tags: , |

We are pleased to welcome our newest hires here at the PSESD! From left to right we have: Sonia Dye (Infant/Toddler Teacher, WCCW/Early Learning), Christine Caro (Home Visitor, Early Learning), Kendall Wallace (Executive Assistant, WCT/UP), Cameryn Ariola-Moku (Program Specialist, Early Learning), and Jennifer Dahl (Home Visitor, Early Learning).

Trainings Through Lynda.com

2018-01-30T23:30:06+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Agency Technology, Human Resources & Organizational Development|

Did you know that as a PSESD employee, you have free access to the trainings on Lynda.com? Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. PSESD staff have access to the Lynda.com video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by [...]

Competency-Based Framework Update

2018-01-31T18:57:33+00:00 January 30th, 2018|Categories: Human Resources & Organizational Development|

What has occurred so far: Agency-wide and job-specific competencies are complete and have been promoted and communicated across the agency Utilized a transparent, and collaborative decision-making in keeping with Transforming Institutional Values(document & image) Conducted Listening sessions Facilitated brainstorming sessions Online surveys Staff and supervisor dialogue sessions Utilized the Racial Equity Tool Currently underway: Strategic [...]

Farewell to Amanda Michaels

2017-12-14T21:40:18+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Human Resources & Organizational Development|

Farewell to Amanda Michaels It is with mixed emotion that we share with you that Amanda Michaels will be leaving the PSESD HR & OD team to share her talents with Federal Way Public Schools.  Amanda joined the PSESD family in 2013.  Throughout her time with us she created and fostered sound relationships, served as [...]

Premera Vision Plan

2017-11-14T16:31:37+00:00 November 14th, 2017|Categories: Human Resources & Organizational Development|

Update: Your Premera Vision Plan Good news – the vision plan​ you have through the Premera Education Program has been expanded! You now have a larger choice of vision care providers and enhanced benefits, including increased coverage for in-network frames and contact lenses. Another key difference is that the vision plan is administered by Premera [...]