Human Resources

Time-Sensitive Information for Employees

  • The Open Market Hiring System closed on August 7, 2015 at 11:59 pm. The Excessed Staff Selection System (ESSS) opens on Wednesday, August 12 at 9:00 am and is available for current UFT school-based staff in excess (including teachers in excess who are on leave) who wish to submit applications to schools or specific vacancies.
  • You can now use NYCAPS Employee Self Service (ESS) to change the following tax statuses:

    • Federal and State/City marital status.
    • Federal and State withholding allowances.
    • Federal, State, and City additional amount.

  • UFT Paraprofessionals must now use the Self-Service Online Leave Application System (SOLAS) to apply for non-medical and medical leaves, with the exception of military leaves, LODI, and workers' compensation.  Paper applications will no longer be accepted beginning January 5, 2014.  To log into SOLAS, you will need to know your DOE email / Network ID and password. To access SOLAS, click here