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New Hires

Welcome to Lafayette Parish School System! We are excited you have chosen our District for your career. We know that benefits are an important part of your employment at LPSS. Because of this, we offer a comprehensive benefits package to meet your needs. 

 

***New Employees hired for 2019 - 2020 School Year***

* August 6, 2019 - New teacher orientation.

As it gets closer, HR will send additional information regarding the details of new teacher orientation. Be on the lookout for an email from Christine Olivier / HR @ 521-7058 / caolivier@lpssonline.com.

*August 7, 2019 - New teacher benefit enrollment day.

We are providing a day at Central Office (113 Chaplin Drive) to speak one-on-one with a benefit enroller. Enrollers will be available from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Central Office Board Room. Please send an email to tslebouef@lpssonline.com if you plan to attend. List full name and morning or afternoon preference.

*September 1, 2019 - For employees hired during the month of July 2019, this is your start date of benefit elections.

*October 1, 2019 - For employees hired during the month of August 2019, this is your start date of benefit elections.

Employees that do not enroll at new hire will have to wait for open enrollment to elect benefits (9/16/19 - 11/15/19; where benefits are effective 1/1/20).

 

Mandatory return forms - Due within 30 days of hire

*Waiver of coverage - If you have health insurance elsewhere, LPSS is mandated to obtain a waiver of coverage form from you. If the form is NOT returned, you will automatically be enrolled in the LPSS employee only high deductible plan.

*UNUM Life Insurance - All employees are awarded a $10k group term Basic life insurance benefit. LPSS needs your personal and beneficiary information for enrollment.

Click the links above and return to LPSS Insurance via email (tslebouef@lpssonline.com), pony mail or in person at Central Office. Fill out the highlighted prompts.

 

Voluntary Benefits

Lafayette Parish School System has chosen Educational Benefits Inc. (EBi) as our benefit administrator for voluntary benefits.

Your voluntary benefit offerings include: Dental, Vision, Short / Long Term Disability, Universal Life and Life Events, Accident, Cancer, Critital Illness, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA), Legal Shield, Supplemental and Dependent Group Term Life & AD&D. 

To view your voluntary benefit offerings CLICK HERE .

Upon job offer, employees should expect a call from an EBi enroller. The benefit consultant will be calling from area codes (501) and (870). Should you be unavailable, a message will be left giving direction on next steps. Employees who do not enroll at new hire will have to wait for open enrollment (9/16/19 - 11/15/19, where benefits are effective 1/1/20). Make note, some benefit offerings are covered under a guaranteed issue if elected at new hire. Please speak to a benefit consultant for more details.

 

Helpful Resources 

Benefit offerings will be discussed in detail at your new hire orientation. Helpful resources are included below. Should you have additional questions, contact Trish LeBouef @ 521-7064 / tslebouef@lpssonline.com.

New Hire Packet

New Hire Power Point Presentation

Health Insurance

 

New Hire Orientation Dates (2019-2020)

In order to complete the on-boarding process it is mandatory that you attend new hire orientation. As it gets closer, HR will send additional information regarding the details of new hire orientation. Your HR point of contact is Christine Olivier @ 521-7058 / caolivier@lpssonline.com.

* August 6, 2019 (New Teacher orientation only @ TBD)

*August 7, 2019 (Transportation new hire @ 9 a.m. Title I Federal Building)

*August 13, 2019

*August 23, 2019

*September 5, 2019

*October 3, 2019

*November 7, 2019

*December 5, 2019

*January 9, 2020

*February 6, 2020

*March 5, 2020

*April 2, 2020

*May 7, 2020