Partnerships and collaboration are essential. These businesses support the work of PASPA and provide valuable services to educational institutions across the Commonwealth. In recognition of their support, we highlight the PASPA Sponsors here for your review.
Austill's Educational Therapy Services
Lynn Lopez, Vice President,
Phone: 610-363-7009 x 216
Rachel Hykel, Educational Therapy Contract Coordinator
Phone: 610-363-7009 x 228
Austill’s Educational Therapy Services was founded in 1984 and has grown into the largest school-based therapy provider in southeastern Pennsylvania. Our more than 400 occupational, physical, speech and applied behavioral analysis therapists currently serve over 80 school districts and IUs, enriching the lives of over 15,000 students.
Contact: KC Schiller, KCSchiller@ESS.com
ESS is an educational staffing firm specializing in management of substitute teachers, paraprofessionals and support personnel for school districts. Our focus is to relieve school districts of administrative duties related to substitute personnel including recruiting, screening, credentialing, training, placing and daily management of the workforce. We deliver an unmatched level of coverage that ensures quality in the classroom while providing significant, bottom-line cost savings.
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Fox Rothschild, LLP
Contact Jeff Sultanik
Fox Rothschild LLP is a national law firm with more than 600 attorneys practicing in 20 offices coast to coast. Jeff concentrates his practice in personnel and labor relations for municipal and school entities. He represents many school entities as School Solicitor, chairs the firm’s Education Law Group, which has provided legal services to more than 90 school entities throughout Pennsylvania negotiated one of the nation’s most sophisticated performance-based teachers’ contracts for the Colonial School District in suburban Philadelphia.
Hillendale Associates, Inc.
Paul J. Miller, CEBS
Hillendale Associates, Inc.
940 West Valley Rd., Suite 1200
Wayne, PA 19087
Direct Dial: 484-245-2890
Visit us at: www.hillendalepa.com
Hillendale Associates, Inc. has been providing employee benefits solutions to the K-12 marketplace for over 40 years, with the focus on ensuring consistency between employment contracts and benefits programs. While maintaining that core, Hillendale has evolved to deliver additional HR compliance services, benefits enrollment technologies, and value-added benefits programs.
Interstate Tax Service, Inc.
Unemployment Compensation consultants since 1943
Geoffrey D. Moomaw, President
Dom D'Agostino, Vice President
Ned Hoffmeister, Consultant
Unemployment Compensation Consultants
Interstate Tax Service, Inc., is the oldest and most reliable UC consulting service available to Pennsylvania employers. ITS is a 4th generation family owned and operated firm with a reputation for providing personalized services to our clients that are unmatched in the industry. We currently represent over 510 educational institutions in PA including both public and charter schools.
We’re an active member of PASPA, PSBA, PASBO, and PCPCS. Contact us and let us show you how our services can benefit your school.
Brief Overview of our Services:
- Unemployment Hearing Representation
- One point of contact on UC matters
- Appeal unfavorable determinations
- Monthly analysis and audit of all UC charges
- Provide quarterly reports detailing all UC charges
- Facilitate educational seminars as requested
- Provide advice, guidance, and analysis on all UC issues
Keystone Information Systems
Judd Van Dervort, Jr. - President
Keystone provides a comprehensive and fully integrated Human Resources software system specifically for the needs of public school districts and intermediate units, as well as local governments. Functions include a comprehensive employee database with easy, ad-hoc reporting and data export capabilities, an employee portal, leave and attendance tracking, position control, certifications, education, job assignments, benefits (with online enrollment option), new-hire/onboarding, and applicant tracking. We focus on a limited set of states’ needs, including Pennsylvania, and the total product suite includes fully integrated modules for Payroll and Financial Administration; however the HR components may be run “stand-alone” with interfaces developed to competing payroll and finance systems to help keep relevant data in sync. Contact Keystone for more information or an overview demonstration at 800-735-4862.
PA-Educator.net is an online clearinghouse designed to improve the application process for Pennsylvania certificated and non-certificated professional school applicants interested in working in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. School administrators find applicants by posting jobs on the website to which applicants are able to send their application and credentials instantly to the interested administrators. School administrators can also search the database using specific criteria such as certification area(s), minimum GPA, years of experience, degree level, complete file, etc., to find the best available candidates.
Contact: John A. Fraser
Pennsylvania School Applications Network is Pennsylvania's premier national online recruitment and application service for educators. We are dedicated to helping school districts and applicants save time, money, and energy by using PaSan's state-of-the-art online job application system.
With one simple online system, school districts instantly post vacancies across the United States and quickly search applications on customized criteria determined by each Pennsylvania district.
Quest Behavioral Health & EAP
Contact: Connie Stock
Since 1997, Quest has been providing Employee Assistance Program services for employers and their most important resource – employees. Studies have shown EAPs can improve bottom lines with employees’ better attendance and performance, increased productivity and decreased accidents and turnover.
Our EAP offers:
• Professional and confidential face-to-face counseling for employees and their families
• Work-life balance services for mental health, financial, health, legal, eldercare, childcare, stress and personal growth issues
• Unlimited supervisory consultations and referrals
• Critical incident stress management (CISM)
School District Insurance Consortium
Contact: Thomas M. Angelucci
SDIC is celebrating 40 years of providing PA school districts with excellent workers’ comp insurance coverage. As a self-insured pool, we are owned and operated by district, intermediate unit and technical school members.
We know school districts. We understand their challenges, their unique needs, and the diverse people who make them thrive.
We have the expertise and services of a larger firm, but the personal service and attention to detail you would expect from a local partner. Our team members carry lower caseloads than the industry standard – so you can count on personalized service and quick resolution – every case, every time.
Substitute Teacher Service
Contact: JR Godwin
Vice President, Business Affairs
Substitute Teacher Service
Substitute Teacher Service is the foremost employer and provider of substitute teachers, teacher aides, and support personnel in Pennsylvania.
Contact: Ross McNiel
SwiftMD telemedicine gives your employees and all their dependents 24/7/365 access our U.S. trained and board-certified emergency and family practice physicians for FREE, anywhere in the U.S., via phone or videoconference. It saves the hassle of long waits for an appointment, the inconvenience of a wasted a vacation day to travel and sit in a waiting room. There are no out-of-pocket costs, no co-pays and no consult fees for eligible employees and all dependents. The doctor can make a diagnosis and treatment plan as well as send in a prescription to a pharmacy of choice when appropriate. Most importantly, we give our clients peace of mind by guaranteeing the full cost of the service or your money back.