The Office of Human Resources
Alternative Work Arrangement for Staff Employees
Staff Employees and Supervisors of Staff,
As we transition to a significant onsite presence on campus, an alternative work arrangement policy, guide, and agreement form have been created to assist departments with the consideration, review, and development of alternative work arrangements for staff employees. Alternative work arrangements are to be designed to meet the operational and customer service needs of the University to ensure that business needs are met. Alternative work arrangements include (1) flexible schedules, (2) telecommuting, or a (3) combined arrangement with a flexible schedule and telecommuting. The new policy, process, and forms replace the original Flex Work and Telecommuting Program for Staff Employees policies.
All alternative work arrangements must be reviewed with the supervisor before submitting a proposed alternative work arrangement agreement form. Although employees may have telecommuting agreements in place due to the pandemic period, the continuance of a flexible schedule, telecommuting, or a combined arrangement with a flexible schedule and telecommuting will require discussions between the employee and supervisor before submitting a new alternative work arrangement agreement.
Alternative working arrangements require prior approval by the supervisor, department head, and in the case of telecommuting arrangements and combined flexible schedules and telecommuting arrangements, Division Vice President approval.
The following resources are available to assist with the consideration, development, and implementation of alternative work arrangements:
- This presentation is best viewed in Chrome or Firefox and is not supported by Microsoft Edge/Explorer.
- Use the right arrow on your keyboard to advance through the presentation.
- A transcript of the training is available.
Forms & Other Resources
If you have any questions, please contact one of the following:
Amelia Grimes, firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy Hall, email@example.com
Tony Yardley, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Office of Human Resources is operational in a remote status. Remote service options include virtual meetings through Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Google Meet, or GoToMeeting, telephone and email. HR is providing on-campus assistance by scheduled appointment only, to conduct business that cannot be performed remotely, e.g. I-9 employment identity verification, etc. Contact the front desk or the applicable HR representative if an in person meeting is required.
Contact Info During Remote Status
The Staff Performance Evaluation Process for the June 1, 2021-May 31, 2022 review period begins June 6, 2022. All regular full time and part time employees hired prior to May 1, 2022 are required to participate in the Performance Evaluation process.
Become a Pioneer! Work at TWU
- Our Benefits package is a valuable part of your employment.
- You’ll work in an inclusive environment that fosters diversity and encourages respect for all.
- We value wellness and fitness and provide employee programs for both.
- Our campuses are beautiful and located in Denton, Dallas, and Houston.
Join us at any point in your career and finish here at Texas Woman’s University.
TWU Holiday Schedule
TWU Holiday Schedule is set for 2021 through 2023! Additionally, you can also view the Pet Schedule. A pet owner wishing to bring a pet to the office on a designated “special occasion” day should first notify his or her immediate supervisor.
Staff Mentoring Program
The Staff Mentoring Program provides an opportunity for staff to share their knowledge and experience with new and existing staff. New staff gain from the coaching, guidance, and encouragement mentors provide. Experienced staff gain a fresh perspective and develop new relationships. Texas Woman's University builds a stronger, more cohesive community.
Go to the Staff Mentoring website for more information on how to become a staff mentor.
Information Regarding Staff Compensation
Page last updated 4:23 PM, October 7, 2022