The Veritas Prep Charter School middle school staff resources and links offer helpful information for the members of the Veritas staff. If you have any questions or need additional information, please reach out to Human Resources.
ADP Workforce Now
Log in to ADP to access pay stubs, tax forms, policies, the Employee Handbook, and other documents, as well as to manage your benefits and request paid time off. Need help setting up your account? Check out the Quick Registration Instructions or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hourly Employee Time Tracking
Hourly employees track their time through ADP Workforce Now. Learn how.
HRKnowledge provides support around ADP access/troubleshooting, long-term disability, leaves, and other HR needs. Contact HRKnowledge directly at email@example.com. Please copy Lynne Mills, Director of Business Management (firstname.lastname@example.org), and Shannon Langone, Director of Talent (email@example.com).
Veritas Prep Teacher Requirements: MTELs, SEI Endorsement, and Others
Special Education Teachers
Special education teachers are qualified to teach independently if they hold one of the following qualifications for the appropriate grade and severity level:
- MA special education license or equivalent issued by another state; or
- Documented completion of an approved undergraduate or graduate program in special education
All ESL teachers or teachers of EL students must have obtained a MA educator license in:
- English as a Second Language (ESL); or
- English Language Learner (ELL); or
- Transitional Bilingual Education (TBE) endorsement
All subject-matter teachers must pass the Communications and Literacy MTEL (Reading and Writing) and the MTEL in their subject area.
School counselors must hold appropriate licenses issued by Massachusetts Board of Registration of Social Work or Massachusetts Board of Allied Mental Health Professionals (LMHC, LICSW, etc.). A DESE license as School Adjustment Counselor is not required.
Sheltered English Immersion (SEI) Endorsement
All core academic teachers must earn the SEI Endorsement through a DESE-approved provider. Enrichment teachers (music, art, theater, etc.), school counselors, and certified ESL teachers are not required to earn the SEI endorsement. Veritas Prep will send out information about available courses during staff orientation.
Find more information about DESE requirements for teachers at MA Commonwealth Charter Schools. If you have questions about which MTEL tests you need to take, please email Shannon Langone at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Human Resources Contacts
|Benefits (general)||Lynne Mills, email@example.com|
|Leave Requestsfirstname.lastname@example.org AND email@example.com||Leave requests will go to Lynne, Shannon, and HRKnowledge. A team member from HRKnowledge will support you directly through the process of requesting leave with Guardian.|
|ADP Technical Issuesfirstname.lastname@example.org AND email@example.com|
|MTELs and SEI Endorsement||Shannon Langone, firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Recruitment and Employee Referrals||Shannon Langone, email@example.com|
|Employee Relations (support for any workplace issues, concerns, etc.)||firstname.lastname@example.org||If you have concerns, we encourage you to speak first with your direct supervisor, manager, or coach; however, we are always here for support if you need guidance or a listening ear, or if you aren’t feeling your issue or concern is being addressed appropriately.|
Please note the email@example.com email goes to both Lynne and Shannon. If you have a personal matter or issue that you want to talk about outside of email, please contact either of us to set up a time to chat. Our door is always open, and we are here to support you!
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