Welcome to the State of Vermont

New Employee Orientation - NEO

We are pleased you have decided to join our team!

At the State of Vermont, we invest in our people and support them in and outside of the office.

As you start your career with the State, we know you will be curious about your benefits, policies that affect you, and more. The following State of Vermont New Employee Orientation (NEO) was designed to ensure your smooth transition as a new employee with the State of Vermont. In this orientation, we have provided you with the information and resources to prepare you for your journey through the on-boarding process, including:

  • An introduction to your health benefits
  • Information about other benefits the State offers you
  • A review of important employee responsibilities and policies.
  • An overview of VTHR Employee Self Service
  • An overview of the New Employee Center in VTHR where you will review and enter key personal and pay information, as well as enroll in benefits.

This orientation has been organized into five separate sections - each addressing important topics you will need to review and familiarize yourself with to complete the new hire process.

For more information and resources, visit the NEO Resources page

PLEASE NOTE:  New classified employees will receive an email directing them to complete the NEO in the State's Learning Management System (LMS).  Presented below are the core parts of the NEO for informational purposes only.

Section 1 - Welcome Video

In the "Welcome to the State of Vermont" video, you will meet some of your fellow employees and hear their perspective about the rewards of working for the State of Vermont.

Section 2 - Health Benefits Overview Video

This video will provide an overview of the health benefits that the State of Vermont offers to employees.

Section 3 - Additional Benefits Overview Video

This video will provide information about other benefits the State offers you.

Section 4 - Employee Responsibilities Video

This video will provide an overview of important employee responsibilities and some of the important policies of the State of Vermont.

Section 5 - VTHR Overview

VTHR Employee Self Service Overview

This video will provide an overview of the Employee Self Service section of VTHR.

VTHR New Employee Center Overview

This video provides an overview of the New Employee Center in VTHR.