Signing Incentives available in the following amounts :
Lead Teacher : $2,400*
Associate Teacher : $1,200*
Paraeducator / Third Person : $600*
*Incentive amount prior to applicable taxes and withholding; Incentive payments are paid to eligible new staff members in two installments - 50% at time of hire, 50% in June 2023.
Signing incentives are intended to address the critical shortage of GSRP teaching team members by attracting educators who have not been employed in any Wayne County GSRP program in the last 90 days or more. New GSRP educators who are hired in the eligibility period November 15, 2022 through January 31, 2023 may be eligible to receive the incentive payment.
Approximately 100 GSRP classrooms are currently missing 1 or more teaching team members, as of Nov. 15th.