The unions have agreed to a mediation with Richmond on 28 August to try to agree on the issues in dispute over sleepovers. I will meet with delegates before that to plan our strategy. Until we have done this and… (READ MORE)
Our CEA expires on 1 November 2012 so we will initiate to renew the Agreement round 3 September. There has been only a 1% funding increase for disability services so it will be difficult to get across the board increases.
To all NUPE members: Sleepovers: I have spoken to Bronwyn the Acting CEO and Alastair from the SFWU (who also represent members in Richmond who have lodged claims for Sleepovers being paid the minimum wage). Following the Sleepover Wages Settlement… (READ MORE)
Canterbury Recovery team with Unions – record of meeting 1. Minutes: Flexitime had been withheld– now “back to business as usual – no role for CRT. “Not unreasonably withheld”. However there are some situations where it is not unreasonable… (READ MORE)
To advise: Child Youth & Family NUPE members general agreement has been ratified. Thanks to the NUPE Bargaining Team and thanks to the people who took the time to get informed and voted. Watch your emails for further information…. (READ MORE)
NUPE Newsletter Collective Agreement Bargaining General Agreement This week the NUPE team and the MSD team met to further progress the bargaining for your Collective Employment Agreement. There was some good progress made. A summary of the claims and their… (READ MORE)
Newsletter for ALL CYF NUPE Members on the General Collective Agreement. 1st June 2011. Hi everyone, The NUPE and MSD teams met to continue bargaining your Collective Agreement on the 19th and the 20th May. The team for… (READ MORE)
AUGUST 2011 DHB PROPOSES TRUST OR OUTSIDE PROVIDER At meetings called on 22 August, staff at IDSS were asked to comment on a proposal that the NMDHB exit from the provision of residential and day support services for DSS. Questions… (READ MORE)