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New Employee Information

Welcome To Volusia County Schools!

New employees must elect their insurance benefits using ePortal. You will need the PIN number that was sent to you in order to sign on. Need more help? Please open the 2016-17 Orientation packet below.

Benefit election must be done within 30 days of your Orientation date! Once you've completed and confirmed the benefits election process, coverage will become effective on the first of the month following 45 days from your hire date.

Health Insurance Plan Design Comparison

View the side-by-side comparison of the four health plans offered through the district.

2016-17 Medical Plan Design Summary

Health Insurance Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) for 2016-17

Under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as health care reform, group health plans must provide consumers with a concise document detailing, in plain language, simple and consistent information about health plan benefits and coverage. The SBC documents will help you better understand the coverage you have and allow you to easily compare different coverage options. The SBCs will summarize the key features of each plan or coverage, such as the covered benefits, cost-sharing provisions, and coverage limitations and exceptions. Some terms in the SBC appear in bold face and are underlined. These terms are defined in the Uniform Glossary, a companion document to the SBC. These definitions are intended to help improve consumer understanding.

Dental Insurance Plans

View the information concerning dental insurance


Other Insurance Brochures

Retirement Plan

If you are a new employee who has never been enrolled in the Florida Retirement System, you do have an initial choice of retirement plans and you'll have five months to decide which plan is best for you. FRS will mail your New Employee Enrollment Kit between the first and second months of your employment. Your kit will include your PIN number and a DVD.

To learn more about your options you can visit, use the following link to Choose My FRS Plan and use the interactive video designed to help new hires choose a retirement plan or call the MyFRS Financial Guidance Line to speak with an unbiased financial planner at 1-866-446-9377. Enrollment deadlines are as follows:

If you were hired in this month:Your retirement plan choice deadline is 4 p.m. ET
July 2016December 30, 2016
August 2016January 31, 2017
September 2016February 28, 2017
October 2016March 31, 2017
November 2016April 28, 2017
December 2016May 31, 2017
January 2017June 30, 2017
February 2017July 31, 2017
March 2017August 31, 2017
April 2017September 29, 2017
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