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Have you registered for YWS 2016?

There’s still time to register for our first National Young Workers’ Summit, taking place in Ottawa from October 23 to 25, 2016. If you are a young worker, you’re not going to want to miss this. The theme of this Summit is Building Young Workers’ Power – and will feature amazing speakers and workshops that will build your skills to [...]

Have you registered for YWS 2016? 2016-12-04T20:50:25+00:00

Policy on Union Representation: Workplace Harassment

Click here to read the Questions and Answers Documents Policy on Union Representation: Workplace Harassment Click here to download this Policy as a PDF The PSAC believes that every individual has the right to dignity and respect, both within the union and in the workplace. Harassment based on a prohibited ground of discrimination, as well as personal harassment, are totally [...]

Policy on Union Representation: Workplace Harassment 2016-12-04T20:50:53+00:00

BARGAINING UNITS AND COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS

BARGAINING UNITS AND COLLECTIVE AGREEMENTS Treasury Board Bargaining Tables (Click on the links to go to the collective agreements on the TB web site.) Program and Administrative Services (PA - Table 1) This group includes almost 70,000 employees responsible for program administration, information services, communications, secretarial services, office equipment, administrative services, welfare programs, clerical functions, and data processing. Admin Services [...]

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LOCAL OFFICERS

One of the Local Officer's most important jobs is to ensure that the integrity of the union is safe-guarded. This means each worker in the bargaining unit: is afforded the right to receive representation before the employer; is provided with the opportunity to sign a union card, and once they have signed, has an opportunity for input in the affairs [...]

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WHAT LOCALS DO

The Local carries out three important functions at the worksite. It provides workplace representation for those workers covered by PSAC collective agreements (including grievance representation and overall membership representation through union-management fora), it provides political leadership to the members, and it provides direction to the union, by ensuring Local concerns and issues are raised. These functions are necessary to create [...]

WHAT LOCALS DO 2016-12-04T20:50:53+00:00

TIPS FOR CONDUCTING A SUCCESSFUL MEETING

Have an agenda that responds to the needs of members; Start on time; Ensure the meeting time is well known and convenient to all the membership and that the meeting place is accessible; Organize on site childcare if required or reimburse for child care expenses. Ensure that required accommodation measures (to facilitate the participation of members with disabilities) have been [...]

TIPS FOR CONDUCTING A SUCCESSFUL MEETING 2016-12-04T20:50:53+00:00
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