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Employee Personnel Files

Policy Statement

Cape Fear Community College maintains an employee record for all employees of the college.


Employee records are maintained in hard copy and electronic formats, and in a secure location within the Human Resources office and HRIS. The following information is maintained for each employee and is available by formal request during regular business hours from Human Resources: name, age, date of original employment, current position title, duties performed, salary, date and amount of most recent increase or decrease in salary, office to which currently assigned, date of most recent promotion, demotion, transfer, suspension, separation or other change in position classification.

All other information is not made available for inspection except to persons or agencies authorized to have access to such records as allowed by North Carolina General Statute 160A168. Any person requesting access to confidential information will be required to submit satisfactory proof of identity to the President or the Vice President of Human Resources & College Safety. Employees will be notified if restricted information from their personnel file is released and the name of the authorized person to whom the information was released.

Personnel files are subject to the North Carolina Public Records Act and shall be disclosed to third parties when required by Chapter 132 of the North Carolina General Statutes. Cape Fear Community College must comply with requests within the context of these rules.

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