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Part-Time Employee Benefits

As a part-time employee, you will enjoy the following benefits!

  • You may elect to participate in a traditional or Roth 457b Retirement plan.
  • Work an average of more than 12 hours a week to participate in KPERS (Kansas Public Employees Retirement System), which includes Long-term disability insurance, and 1.5X your annual salary in life insurance.
  • WATC pays for profesional counseling for work, personal or family problems with an Employee Assistance Program through EMPAC.
  • You will be elidgible to apply for the Tuition Waiver Program following 90 days of continuous employment.
  • Receive discounts on WATC logo wear, snack, and supplies at the WATC Bookstore.
  • WATC supports professional development through in-service training 2 times annually, as well as assisting with payment for professional memberships and dues if required for your position.
  • The Employee Activites Committee plans fun events to benefit all employees, such as the Holiday Party, Valentine Medallion Hunt, and much more.
  • Our NCAT Campus is a popular venue for many events, including free concerts.
  • As a WATC employee, you are elidgible to have your joiner fee waived and receive a 10% discount on a YMCA monthly membership.
  • WATC believes in promoting Wellness. You will have access to the Annual Health Fair, lunch & learn topics, on-site chair massages, and online wellness information.
  • Employees are actively involved in the community through Wichita River Festival, Boy Scouts, United Way, and much more!