Support Person of the Year Award

The Support Person of the Year Award may be granted to a maximum of six support persons and each shall receive $100 and a certificate. One award will be available to each of the six categories: Bus Driver, Custodian, Educational Assistant, Technical Resource Assistant, Secretary, and Designated Early Childhood Educator.

Criteria

  • nominees make a significant difference in the atmosphere, learning conditions and working conditions in the school setting
  • nominees express a concern for students and other staff members through various ways
  • nominees go above and beyond their job descriptions
  • nominees exhibit flexibility, reliability, and consistency

Nominee Procedure

  1. Nominations must be made by members through the school’s Union Steward.
  2. Nomination forms must be returned no later than the advertised date in the distributed awards package.
  3. Nominations are processed by the Local Awards Committee.
  4. Nominations should be accompanied by a description of the nominee’s involvement in relevant school activities and projects, as well as letters of recommendation from various sources.

Support Person of the Year Award Nomination Form