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[Video] Diversity of Part-time Relationships

[Video] Diversity of Part-time Relationships

We’re committed to recognizing the diversity of part-time employment relationships that have been developed in the colleges. Christine Blake , CEC bargaining team member, tells us more:

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[Video] Local Operational Flexibility

[Video] Local Operational Flexibility

Why is maintaining local operational flexibility so important for colleges as we negotiate a first collective agreement for part-time support staff? Bargaining team member Christine Blake explains:  

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[Video] CEC Bargaining Values

[Video] CEC Bargaining Values

We sat down with Christine Blake, member of the College Employer Council bargaining team, to talk about the values we’re bringing to the table.

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Part-Time Support Staff Collective Agreement Negotiations – Update 4

Bargaining continued September 18 – 19 The College Employer Council continued negotiations this week to reach an agreement that will provide long-term success for all part-time support staff and Ontario’s 24 Colleges. The parties had two days of productive negotiations, leading towards reaching fair solutions on a

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Part-Time Support Staff Collective Agreement Negotiations – Update 3

Bargaining continued August 23 – 24, and 30 – 31 The College Employer Council continued negotiations this past week to reach an agreement that will provide long-term success for all part-time support staff and Ontario’s 24 Colleges. The discussions were positive and productive, leading towards reaching fair

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Part-Time Support Staff Collective Agreement Negotiations – Update 2

Bargaining continued July 4 – 6 The College Employer Council continued negotiations this past week to reach an agreement that will provide long-term success for all part-time support staff and Ontario’s 24 Colleges. The discussions were positive and productive. The Colleges’ Bargaining Team is committed to continuing

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Exam Invigilators at Mohawk College

Staffing flexibility is a key factor in the work of part-time support staff.  Exam invigilators at Mohawk College are just one of many part-time support roles that help the College maintain its high academic standard. Being an exam invigilator requires maturity, confidence and adaptability. You must anticipate

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Part-Time Support Staff Collective Agreement Negotiations – Update 1

The College Employer Council began negotiations at the end of May to reach an agreement that will provide long-term success for all part-time support staff and Ontario’s 24 Colleges. Initial discussions were productive, and the Colleges’ Bargaining Team is committed to fair, open and honest negotiations going

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Ontario Colleges Begin Work Toward Negotiating Fair and Reasonable Collective Bargaining Agreement with Part-Time Support Staff Employees

Ontario’s College Employers have completed two successful negotiating sessions with the Ontario Public Sector Employees Union (OPSEU), which is representing Part-Time Support Staff employees. Both parties are working toward developing the first-ever collective agreement with these workers. Don Sinclair, Chief Executive Officer of the College Employer Council,

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Meet the Bargaining Team

Members of the Colleges’ Bargaining Team are selected based on their subject expertise and experience; past work on joint provincial committees; and continuity with past and future rounds of negotiations. It is also important to have representation from small, medium and large colleges, while maintaining a regional

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