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Local 71 – CCRSB – Outcome of Grievance Arbitrations

Local 71 – Chignecto Central Regional School Board (CCRSB) Outcome of Grievance Arbitrations As you may be aware, the NSGEU recently took four CCRSB Library related grievances to arbitration. The hearings were held on December 3rd and 4th, 2014. There were three policy grievances and one individual grievance. Please find below, a brief summary as well […]

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Local 23 – Emergency Meeting TONIGHT!

WHAT: Emergency meeting for Local 23 members WHEN: TONIGHT, Tuesday, February 24, 7:00 p.m. WHERE: NSGEU Office, 255 John Savage Avenue, Dartmouth We urgently need you to show up tonight at 7:00 p.m. for a very important meeting. The purpose of this meeting is to complete the process of creating a new provincial Local 23 […]

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Local 34 Special Meeting

Date: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 Time: 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Place: NSGEU Boardrooms A&B 255 John Savage Ave., Dartmouth Agenda: Regular Union Business Joan Jessome, NSGEU President, will be attending the meeting to discuss the government’s recent move to have a procurement consultant make recommendations regarding tendering for home care services across the province. The […]

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Local 37 – Special Meeting: Monday, 9-Feb-2015

Joan Jessome, NSGEU President, will be hosting a meeting with Guysborough County Home Support. The meeting is to discuss the government’s recent move to have a procurement consultant make recommendations regarding tendering for home care services across the province. The tendering process may mean the privatization of home support services if private-for-profit companies win the […]

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Local 83 Special Meeting – Thurs., 12-Feb-2015

Joan Jessome, NSGEU President, will be hosting a meeting with Northside Homemakers. The meeting is to discuss the government’s recent move to have a procurement consultant make recommendations regarding tendering for home care services across the province. Date: Thursday, February 12, 2015 Time: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Place: Clansman Motel – 9 Baird St., North Sydney

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Joint Meeting for Locals 78 & 84 – Wed., 11-Feb-2015

Joan Jessome, NSGEU President, will be hosting a joint meeting with Cape Breton County Homemakers (Local 84) and City Homemakers Service Society (Local 76). The meeting is to discuss the government’s recent move to have a procurement consultant make recommendations regarding tendering for home care services across the province. Date: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 Time: […]

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2015 Education Action Plan and Government Media Release

Dear School Board and Stock Transportation Members: On January 29, 2015, the Minister of Education and Early Childhood Education released her Action Plan for Education. This follows the release of the final report of the Minister’s Panel on Education on October 30, 2014. For your information, you can click here to view and download a […]

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NSGEU Press Release – NSAC

NSGEU Local 92, NSAC/Dalhousie University, Votes to Strike Truro – Members of the Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU) Local 92, at the Agricultural Campus of Dalhousie University, have voted overwhelmingly in favour of a strike to back their bargaining demands. Votes were counted today and 81 percent of those who voted, voted […]

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Looking for Nurses’ Input: Nursing Strategy

Good afternoon, Every day, in a variety of settings, registered nurses and licensed practical nurses make essential contributions to the health and wellness of Nova Scotians. The Department of Health and Wellness and the Provincial Nursing Network are in the process of updating the provincial Nursing Strategy in an effort to ensure we retain nursing […]

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