As was previously reported, your bargaining committee is pleased to advise that on April 15th, 2013, a tentative agreement was reached between the union and the IWK.
Your bargaining committee is recommending acceptance of the tentative agreement which provides for wage increases of 2%, 2.5% and 3% over a three-year period, as well as a number of other improvements.
A package containing full details of the tentative agreement will be sent out early next week. Information sessions and voting will be held on Monday, May 6th, 2013 in the IWK Health Centre’s PEI Room at 7 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m., and bargaining committee members will be available all day between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. for members to vote or ask questions.
Your bargaining committee thanks you for your support during this challenging round of talks. We look forward to seeing you on Monday, May 6th.
If you have any questions, please contact a member of your bargaining committee or the NSGEU at 424-4063 (toll free 1-877-556- 7438), or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Gina Boyd, Chief Negotiator