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     Dr. Martin
     Dr. Shirley Martin
         
      Assistant Superintendent For Human Resource and Professional Development
     
     
    Department of Human Resources
     
      

    Department Mission

    The Department of Human Resources recognizes that a dynamic and efficient staff dedicated to excellence in education is necessary to maintain an outstanding school system. As an employer, the Roosevelt Union Free School District recognizes its responsibility for promoting the general welfare of the staff.

     

    The school district is committed to:

     

    1.     Recruiting, selecting and employing the most qualified personnel to staff the school system.

    2.     Deploying the available personnel in a manner that insures that they are used as effectively as possible within budget constraints.

    3.     Developing the quality of human relationships necessary to obtain maximum staff performance and satisfaction.

    4.      Administering the Board of Education's collective bargaining agreements.

    5.     Providing staff development training for employees, which will improve the performance, retention and promotion of employees.

    6.      Developing and managing a competitive staff compensation program sufficient to attract and retain qualified employees.

           7.     Conducting an employee evaluation program that will contribute to the improvement of each staff member'sperformance. 

    Human Resources Staff

     

    Dr. Shirley Martin 

    Assistant Superintendent,

    Human Resources & Professional Development

    Responsibilities:

    Provides general direction to Human Resources staff in carrying out all functions of the Roosevelt Union Free School District Department of Human Resources. Directly responsible for procedure development, labor relations and legal matters, grievances, strategic planning, contract negotiations, and school district staffing. Reports to the Superintendent of Schools.

    Title IX Compliance Coordinator
     
    Statement of Non-Discrimination

    The Roosevelt UFSD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. 
    The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

    Contact Information:

    240 Denton Place

     

    Roosevelt, NY 11575

     

    Tel: (516) 345-7037

    Fax: (516) 345-7324

    Email: smartin@rufsd.org 

     
     

    Ms. Pattiann Glover

    Confidential Principal Personnel Clerk/Assistant

    Responsibilities:

    Performs various specialized administrative and personnel functions related to certified and non-certified personnel of the Roosevelt Union Free Schools, including: 

    ·        Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Superintendent;

    ·        Contact/liaison with Nassau County Civil Service Commission; 

    ·        Prepares official departmental communications on behalf of Assistant Superintendent;

    ·        Prepares classified civil service vacancy announcements;

    ·        Processes all classified applications;

    ·        Acts as contact/liaison with Employees Retirement System (ERS).  

     

    Contact Information:

    240 Denton Place

    Roosevelt, NY 11575

    Tel: (516) 345-7037

    Fax: (516) 345-7324

    Email: pdiresto@rufsd.org

     
     

    Ms. Wendy Sawits

    Senior Personnel Clerk

    Responsibilities:

    ·        Performs various specialized administrative and personnel functions related to NYSED certified teaching and supervisory personnel of the Roosevelt Union Free School District, including: 

    ·        Processes new certified personnel and student teachers;

    ·        Prepares personnel action forms detailing new hires, change in salary or work status, resignations or terminations, co-curricular appointments and longevity payments;

    ·        Prepares certified vacancy and co-curricular announcements and postings;

    ·        Assists certified staff with NYSED certification application and renewal process, and acts as contact/liaison with Nassau BOCES Certification Office;

    ·        Maintains accurate and up to date records relating to teacher seniority, course approval and salary advancement requests;

    ·        Acts as contact/liaison with Teachers Retirement System (TRS). 

     

    Contact Information:

    240 Denton Place

    Roosevelt, NY 11575

    Tel: (516) 345-7036

    Fax: (516) 345-7324

    Email: wsawits@rufsd.org

     

     

    Ms. Silvia Melgarejo

    Personnel & Benefits Clerk

    Responsibilities:

    Performs all functions related the school district’s health benefits plans, including: 

    ·        Maintains all health benefits enrollment data;

    ·        Maintains employee records, including leave accrual balances;

    ·        Acts as contact/liaison school district’s health insurance broker;

    ·        Works closely with Payroll Office to ensure appropriate employee pay;

    ·        Conducts new employee health benefits orientations. 

     

    Contact Information:

    240 Denton Place Roosevelt, NY 11575

    Tel: (516) 345-7028

    Fax: (516) 345-7324

    Email: smelgarejo@rufsd.org

     
     
     
     

    Ms. Olga Abreu

    Bilingual Clerk-Typist

    Responsibilities:

    ·          Performs all functions related to Aesop: Maintains staff attendance for the district: Enters new employees in Aesop, gives them instructions how to use the system. Enters and reviews absences,( absence request forms/ conference requests) runs monthly Aesop reports.  Handles substitute management system.

    ·          Performs all jobs related to VeriTime which monitors staff attendance electronically. Monitors its usage daily and instructs staff members how to use the system. Prepares monthly reports as requested.

    ·          Assists the Human Resources Department with general clerical functions.

     

    Contact Information:

    240 Denton Place

    Roosevelt, NY 11575

    Tel:   (516) 345-7032

    Fax:  (516 345-7324

    Email: oabreu@rufsd.org