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  • Monday, April 20, 2020
    The CUPE National special COVID-19 online edition of Counterpoint includes a profile of Ellie Schmidt, a CUPE Local 15 member in the Health Sector working in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside. See Ellie's profile here: https://cupe.ca/ellie-schmidt-helping-most-vulnerable
  • Monday, April 20, 2020
    Dear Casual Auxiliary Members in the Cultural Sector,We would like to recognize the specific struggle of all our casual, auxiliary members in the cultural sector. You are the workforce that maintains each institutions’ connection to the public. You are the first to greet visitors, and you receive not only their praise but their complaints with dignity and professionalism.
  • Monday, April 20, 2020
    Dear Casual Auxiliary Members in the Cultural Sector,We would like to recognize the specific struggle of all our casual, auxiliary members in the cultural sector. You are the workforce that maintains each institutions’ connection to the public. You are the first to greet visitors, and you receive not only their praise but their complaints with dignity and professionalism.
  • Friday, April 17, 2020
    We would like to update you on recent developments regarding education delivery as well as childcare delivery during the COVID 19 pandemic at the VSB. You may be wondering what the status is regarding your continuation of wages beyond April 30th?
  • Friday, April 17, 2020
    Several collectively bargained increases and improvements have come into effect as of April 1, 2020. For ease of reference, all of these new rights are listed below.
  • Thursday, April 16, 2020
    Dear Health Members,Representatives of CUPE Local 15 and CUPE National will be visiting you to express our profound appreciation for the work you do.Look for CUPE flags to spot where we will set up at or near the following worksitesWednesday, April 22nd 1:00 p.m. - DCHC (dropping off)
  • Thursday, April 16, 2020
    Dear Health Members,Representatives of CUPE Local 15 and CUPE National will be visiting you to express our profound appreciation for the work you do.Look for CUPE flags to spot where we will set up at or near the following worksitesWednesday, April 22nd 1:00 p.m. - DCHC (dropping off)
  • Tuesday, April 14, 2020
    Dear Members  -  As per the March 25 notice from the Museum, all Regular Full-Time and Regular Part-Time members were given a 60 day notice of layoff. It is our hope and understanding that once the Emergency orders have been lifted everyone will be called back to work. However, there is no guarantee.
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  • Thursday, April 9, 2020
    Please find bulletin attached below. 
  • Thursday, April 9, 2020
    Please find bulletin attached below. 
  • Wednesday, April 8, 2020
    Please see the attached Letter of Understanding (LOU) below between the Vancouver Art Gallery and CUPE Local 15. With this letter both parties hoped to capture the complex scenario within which the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic has placed your worksite. While the details of how operations will continue are still being discussed, this LOU provides a framework for the immediate future. 
  • Wednesday, April 8, 2020
    We would like to update all VSB members as to recent events involving your work at the VSB.
  • Tuesday, April 7, 2020
    Please find Frequently Asked Questions for Workers in Community Health Workers Update and Physical  Distancing Information Flyer attachd below.  This information has been posted to our website https://bcchs.cupe.ca/covid-19/
  • Monday, April 6, 2020
    Dear CUPE 15 Members at HRMSC:  Please see the attached Letter of Understanding (LOU) between the Space Centre and CUPE Local 15 (below). With this letter both parties hoped to capture the complex scenario within which the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic has placed your worksite.
  • Monday, April 6, 2020
    Dear CUPE Local 15 Members at Langara:  We hope this finds each of you as well as can be expected given the current situation, and that you are all healthy. These are obviously unpredictable times and our generation has never experienced  anything like this before.
  • Monday, April 6, 2020
    Dear CUPE 15 Members at Chartwells:
  • Monday, April 6, 2020
    Attached and below is a message from Honourable Melanie Mark, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
  • Monday, April 6, 2020
    Please see the following three bulletins below: Public Health Guidance for Childcare Settings - Ministry of Health Daily Child Health Assessment Form - VSB Stop Entry Sign to Post - VSB