11-16-2010 Organization of the Board with Oath and Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #38


Title
Project SEARCH Contracted Services Agreement with Health First, Inc.

Discussion

This contractual agreement will provide funding to Health First at Holmes Regional Medical Center (HRMC) to employ a Project SEARCH Instructor.  Health First is providing two job coaches at the HRMC Project SEARCH site.  The teacher will provide instruction to approximately ten (10) students with disabilities in Career Preparation activities that prepare them for the various job training rotations to which they will be exposed. 

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 (ARRA) is funding the contracted position for the remainder of 2010-2011 school year.  It is anticipated that FTE funding will support renewal of the contract in 2011-2012.

Note:  The Board will be provided with a copy of the written contract prior to the meeting.



Recommendation
Approve the Project SEARCH Contracted Services Agreement with Health First, Inc.

Meeting Date(s)
Information - 10/26/2010
Consent after Information11/16/2010

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42; ARRA

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Yes

Source of Funding
Special Revenue - Federal

FY
Amount
Budgeted
Fund
Cost Center
Project
Function
Object
Program
10-1150,000Yes43292804902015200312113

Contact
Sue Carver, Principal, ESE Program Support Services, x520


Attachment:  Contract-Project SEARCH 2010-11FinalIntgration.pdf