Featured Job: MLA Professional Development Scholarship Fund
Location: Seattle, WA
Job Type: Temporary
Department: Department of Executive Services – Human Resources Division
Job Number: 2018PDFS08581
Closing: 11/4/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
Summary: As a part of the Master Labor Agreement and Investing in You, we are proud to announce the opening of the 2019 Professional Development Scholarship Fund Pilot Program.
Applications are now being accepted for professional development training opportunities that will occur between January 1, 2019 and March 31, 2019 ONLY.
This Professional Development Scholarship Program is funded in the amount of $150,000 for 2019 and is available only to current King County career service, civil service or appointed employees who are in the Coalition of Unions who:
- have completed at least one year of full or part time King County employment in a position eligible to receive all county benefits (this includes any time spent in a Term Limited Temporary position); AND
- have completed their initial probationary period, if applicable; AND
- have no documented performance or discipline issues for at least one year from the date of submitting an application form for the Scholarship Fund
There will be a maximum allotment of $2,500 per qualified employee in 2019 for approved training opportunities.