Sick Leave Bank





Membership in the Rutherford County Sick Leave Bank is available to any certified employee who makes application according to the Sick Leave Bank guidelines.

Application for membership may be made during the months of August, September, and October of each school year.

As of August 1, 2005, the effective date of membership shall be the first day of the month following the receipt of the Sick Leave Bank application in the Human Resources Office located in the Rutherford County Board of Education Central Office. State law mandates a member may request sick leave days from the Bank only after having been a member of the Bank for thirty (30) days.

Dates established for 2012-2013 new memberships are as follows:



Membership application received by this date: Membership effective this date: First eligible date to make application for sick leave:
August 31, 2012 September 1, 2012 October 1, 2012
September 30, 2012 October 1, 2012 November 1, 2012
October 31, 2012 November 1, 2012 December 1, 2012



Enrollment forms may be obtained from Rutherford Education Association site below, a REA representative or may be downloaded from the Rutherford County Schools website.