In order to receive Veteran's Preference in employment, applicants must complete a claim form and provide documentation to demonstrate eligibility. Within one (1) business day of submitting the job application online, the applicant must contact the school principal or the department's director by telephone to inform the hiring supervisor that he/she is claiming Veteran's Preference. Phone numbers are available from the Staff Directory.
It is the responsibility of the applicant to provide proof of eligibility to the appropriate hiring supervisor. A copy of the claim form and documentation of service should be taken to an interview and attached to your profile. Before attaching the form and documentation of service, scan and save the documents with the title of Veterans Preference. Attach the Veterans Preference document to your profile under the résumé attachments. Claim forms are available from our office upon request or may be downloaded via this link.