Benefits for Part-time Employees

Medical Benefits for Associate Faculty Members:

In accordance with Article 13.2 of the Collective Bargaining Agreement for Academic Associate Faculty, units members shall become eligible for District offered health insurance upon completion of two semesters of 40% FTE or more service within the preceding two academic years.  Once eligible, a unit member must continue to meet the 40% FTE eligibility requirement each semester thereafter (excluding summer break). Eligibility will be determined each semester during the open enrollment periods held in August (Fall semester) and January (Spring semester).  Those eligible will be notified by mail during open enrollment.

Unit members who meet the service eligibility requirements for health insurance, who do not have employer-paid medical benefits through other employment or as a dependent spouse/domestic partner, are eligible for partially District paid, employee-only, Kaiser HMO health insurance:

Kaiser HMO Plan

Kaiser HMO Plan Summary (PDF)

Detailed Summary of Coverage (PDF)

List of locations and other benefits:

Kaiser Behavioral Health Benefit (PDF)
Counseling Services: (877) 496-0450

Kaiser Chiropractic Benefit Summary (PDF)
Chiropractic services provided by: American Specialty Health (ASH)
ASH Provider Directory: or (800) 678-9133

Kaiser Evidence of Coverage (PDF)

Kaiser Membership Services: (800) 464-4000
Group ID: 116461-0001

$10 Office co-pay
$10 Prescription co-pay
Mail Order Prescriptions:

Voluntary Benefits Program for Part-time Employees

The San Diego County Schools' Fringe Benefits Consortium administers a program for part-time employees that include dental and vision insurance for part-time employees and their dependents. 

Summary of Voluntary Benefits Program (PDF)

If you are interested in any of the benefits explained in the summary above, please call the San Diego County Schools' Fringe Benefits Consortium at (858) 569-5361 to request additional information.