• Happy New Year!

    Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

    New Directions understands that having one part of your life out of balance can affect everything. They guide you with information, short-term counseling and when appropriate, connect you with additional resources. They can also help with legal and financial assistance, child and elder care, and more. Visit their informative website for all services available:  www.ndbh.com

  • Nutrition Awareness Month

    Nutrition Awareness Month

    Eating healthy is a journey shaped by many factors, including our stage of life, situations, preferences, access to food, culture, and the personal decisions we make over time. All our food and beverage choices count. The month of March is a time to create healthier eating styles that meet your individual needs and improves your health. Learn more at www.eatright.org.

  • Vacation and Save

    St. Augustine Festivals

    St. Augustine festivals celebrate the unique combination of food, history, art, and music that can all be found in the oldest city. From smaller arts and crafts festivals to larger festivals that are fun for the whole family. Visit the calendar of events to see all the annual festivals: www.visitstaugustine.com

The St. Johns County Employee Connection

Created to provide SJC employees with easy access to benefits information, forms, wellness and training updates, employee discounts, and news. Visit from work or home, on your computer, tablet, or phone. For personnel-related issues, please contact humres @ sjcfl.us.

FYIs

Tax Preparation
1095 forms as required under the Affordable Care Act were mailed out to all employees this month and you should have received your 1095 form at the address we have on file for you.  You do not need to file this form with your taxes but you do need to keep it on file with your tax materials.

2017 Wellness Expo
Join us Tuesday, April 11 for our 2017 Wellness Expo. Not only will you have the opportunity to complete your Personal Health Assessment, but you can also enjoy healthy snacks, enter to win raffle prizes, gather product samples, visit over 60 wellness exhibitors and perhaps adopt furry friends from the Pet Center. Items will be available for purchase from select vendors. This year PHA appointments are required, so don’t wait! Sign up now! If you can’t make it, don’t worry. We have seven additional screening events between May and August. Pick at Time Scheduler    |   PHA Guide

Personal Health Assessment (PHA) Opportunities
The Expo will be held on April 11th and this year there will be seven additional opportunities held countywide to complete the PHA.  Complete information available on the Employee Connection through the County’s website: http://ec.sjcfl.us/home/Wellness

Safety Training
All full and part-time employees must complete the FY 17 2nd Quarter Safety Training requirement, Bloodborne Pathogens (BBP) by March 31st.  If you haven’t completed it yet log on to:  http://sjcintranet/home/SafetyNet.

Vacation Planning
If you’re planning a vacation, check out the great discounts through our Tickets at Work account.  See below for current deals and check out their website for more.  We update the Employee Connection on the County’s website with new discounts monthly so feel free to check anytime.

Employee Golf Program – Play More. Pay Less!
The St. Johns Golf Club is offering St. Johns County BOCC Employees a way to play golf, enjoy increased physical fitness, and save! The program is open through September 30, 2017 for full and part-time employees and eligible dependents. Employee Golf Program Flyer and Registration Form

Training Opportunities

Maximizing Your Strengths
April 19 from 8:30-10:00. In this workshop participants will discover areas in which they excel and how to enhance them. By learning cues that allow us to identify our strengths, we can take specific steps to maximize them and increase opportunities for success.

Word II: Intermediate
April 25 from 9:00-4:00. This class is targeted to those individuals who desire to enhance their basic Word skills. Areas of focus in this intermediate class are: organizing content using tables and charts, customizing formats using styles and themes, using templates to automate document formatting, controlling the flow of a document, and using mail merge to create letters, envelopes and labels.

Giving and Receiving Criticism
April 27 from 1:00-4:00. This three hour workshop focuses on factors to consider before criticizing, the formula for giving and positively responding to criticism and how to give criticism peer to peer, to superiors, and to subordinates.

FY 17 2nd Quarter Safety Training Requirement
All full and part-time employees must complete the FY 17 1st Quarter Safety Training requirement, Bloodborne Pathogens. Training is posted on intranet SafetyNet home page.

For more information or to register, you can visit the Training Calendar from within the County network, or call x6886.

Discounts

    • Pick Your Race and Save!
      Employee discounts over 20% off! Rewards offers available now for upcoming races including the Daytona 500! Plus receive $10 Daytona Dollars with each adult ticket  for use at concession stands. Take your experience to a whole new level with Fanzone pre-race access for only $20 (Daytona 500 only $75). Kids 12 and under   Race Rewards.

  • Save BIG - Tickets At Work
    Tickets at Work is an easy way to get incredible savings on some of the nation’s most popular attractions, restaurants, cruises, spas and more! All you have to do is visit TicketsAtWork.com and start saving up to 50% off!

DISCOUNTS

Check out the other great discounts for SJC Employees!

Health & Wellness Resource Center