Thanksgiving Break

Last Updated: 11/23/2020 12:00 AM
 

Valencia College will be closed for Thanksgiving break Wednesday, Nov. 25 through Sunday, Nov. 29. The college and all services will open on Monday, Nov. 30, at 8 a.m.

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We’re not just any college. And you’re just not any employee. You’re someone who is passionate about improving the lives of our students, our team, our community and, ultimately, our world. Learn about the services available to Valencia College employees and find the resources necessary to help you succeed in your role.


Organizational Development and Human Resources

As a faculty or staff member at Valencia College, we strive to provide the resources that benefit you both professionally and personally. Need help with employee benefits or have a question about professional development opportunities? Visit one of our regional Organizational Development and Human Resources (ODHR) offices at West, East or Osceola campuses. The ODHR team has you covered with many of the questions you may have—from recruitment and hiring, through your journey as an employee at the college, to retirement. Give them a call or stop by. They're here to help empower you to be the best you can be.



Employee News – The Grove

The Grove is an interactive, internal communications website that features the latest information for Valencia College employees. This is where you can find and share news about the latest initiatives and programs, report on campus and college happenings, and keep up-to-date on your colleagues and their achievements. Best of all, it’s directly from the source—you.

  
Presidential Finalist Employee Town Halls, December 2 – 4, 2020

Friday, November 20, 2020

Presidential Finalist Employee Town Halls, December 2 – 4, 2020

Friday, November 20, 2020 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources As shared earlier this week, on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, the Valencia College District Board of Trustees named the finalists for the Valencia College presidency. Continuing the Search Discernment and Selection phase of our search process, each of the finalists will participate in limited […]

Enjoy the Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 20, 2020

Enjoy the Thanksgiving Break

Friday, November 20, 2020 A Message from Kathleen Plinske, President, Osceola, Lake Nona and Poinciana Campuses Next week, the College will close for Thanksgiving Break from Wednesday, November 25 through Sunday, November 29, 2020. My sincere hope is that you will have an opportunity to unplug, rest, relax and recharge. Whether it’s reading a good […]

Learn About and Provide Feedback on Our New CRM During Upcoming Forum

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Learn About and Provide Feedback on Our New CRM During Upcoming Forum

Thursday, November 19, 2020 Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Time: 2:30 – 4 p.m. Location: Zoom Date: Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Time: 6 – 7:30 p.m. Location: Zoom Date: Friday, December 4, 2020 Time: 9 – 10:30 a.m. Location: Zoom You’re invited to join Vice President of Academic Affairs Isis Artze-Vega, Associate Vice President of Enrollment Management Sonya Joseph, Assistant […]

 


Campus Services

Valencia College offers various services on campus to its employees. For example, dining services has a range of delicious meal options—including a contemporary, crowd-pleasing selection of people’s favorite foods along with some of their own specialties.

In addition, the courier services department provides a seamless delivery service of all packages, USPS mail, interoffice mail, interoffice packages, stationary, toner, office supply orders and copy paper delivery throughout all locations in order to support the overall mission of the college.

Faculty walking on campus

 

Be the one to include others

Wave them over. Smile. Listen. Make eye contact. Inviting someone to participate brings perspective, and makes them feel engaged and supported. It enriches and strengthens our diverse community. Be the one to show them they matter.

Employee Policies

Valencia College respects the privacy of our employees and students. All policies and procedures that have been approved by the Board of Directors are organized by volumes—a grouping of related procedures.


Learning and Employee Development

The Valencia College EDGE portal is designed to help you with employee development, growth and engagement, and is your resource for professional development and training, and career enrichment. Access the Valencia College EDGE to search and register for online and in-person workshops, view your transcripts, complete your check-in, send badges for recognition of good work, apply for job opportunities and much more.

In addition, there are a number of associations and groups for college employees to take part in. From the Association of Florida Colleges to the Peace and Justice Institute and the Association of Valencia Women, there are plenty of opportunities to be involved outside of the classroom or office.


Marketing Services

As custodians and stewards of the Valencia College brand, it is up to each and every one of us to represent ourselves and the college in the best possible light. Like anything that has enduring value, a strong brand is built from a strong foundation.

Discover how we use various elements to visually identify who we are and what we do. From logos to color palettes, typefaces to image usage, these are the tangible ways we communicate Valencia College.


The Office of Information Technology

The Office of Information Technology is provides technologies and services for the faculty, staff and students of Valencia College.  OIT seeks to foster partnership and collaboration across the college creating a customer-focused IT support organization.

Union Information

Valencia College is committed to its faculty members, and supports their right to freely express their opinions, exchange ideas, and explore the benefits associated with union representation. We are also committed to providing relevant information regarding employee, union, and employer rights and responsibilities under Florida law.