WPLeave of Absence

WP-Leave of Absence

At some point in your career, you may be faced with a personal or family illness or other life event that requires you to be away from work for an extended period of time. The Brevard Public Schools’ Leave Team is available to assist you in managing the leave you need to handle these life events and to ensure a smooth transition back to your role within Brevard Public Schools.



Please remember when you go on a leave of absence and are no longer receiving a paycheck, you MUST make arrangements with Brevard County School Board, Office of Employee Benefits at 321-633-1000, ext 248, in order to keep your benefit coverage active.



The following information will provide an overview of the Leave of Absence process. Please review the Leave of Absence Guidebook for answers to your specific leave type and the steps required to initiate your leave of absence request. You will need to visit your school’s or department’s benefits contact to begin your leave request.



BPS Leave Of Absence Training - 6/2012

Leave of Absence Guidebook

Leave of Absence Application & Information Packet

Family Medical Leave Act Fact Sheet*

Family Medical Leave of Absence (FMLA) Packet

"Healthcare Provider" Definition per FMLA*

School Employee Special Rules*

"Serious Health Condition" Definition per FMLA*

Use of SICK PAY (F.S. 1012.61)*




Leave of Absence Form (Fill & Print)

FMLA Certification - Employee's Serious Health Condition

FMLA Certification - Family Member's Serious Health Condition

FMLA Certification of Qualifying Exigency for Military Family Leave

FMLA Certification for Serious Injury or Illness of Covered Service Member for Military Family Leave

FMLA Adoption. Foster Care, or Placement Form

Benefits Change Form

Absence Form used for Vacation, Personal Unpaid, and Personal Charge to Sick




Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disabilitiy Information

Sick Bank Information & Application

Life - If I Become Disabled





FMLA Communications

Use of Sick Pay

LOA Documents & Timeframes

Privacy Rules


*External Link