What's New

November 26, 2021

Joint Job Evaluation Program

Since the negotiation of the 2014-2019 Provincial Framework Agreement, work continues to move forward on the Joint Job Evaluation Program. This bulletin gives an update on the work completed since June 2021.

November 24, 2021

Career Opportunity: Administrative Assistant (permanent) Learn More

November 15, 2021

The Trustee Director Election Review Committee has reviewed BCPSEA director election structures. The results are available in this report.

October 19, 2021

New deadline - Public Interest Disclosure Act. Further information is available in this bulletin.

September 1, 2021

Career Opportunity: Manager, Labour Relations (permanent) Learn More

September 1, 2021

Career Opportunity: Manager, Labour Relations (temporary) Learn More

May 27, 2021

Exempt Staff Issues bulletin No. 2021-02,  reporting on the LRB decision  Learn More

May 27, 2021

Teacher Collective Agreement Administration Bulletin No. 3,  advising that BCPSEA and the BCTF have updated the 2019-2022 Provincial Collective Agreement (PCA)  Learn More

May 26, 2021

Legislative Update No. 2021-04,  Amendments to Employment Standards Act : Paid Sick Leave  Learn More

April 21, 2021

Legislative Update No. 2021-03, Public Interest Disclosure Act  Learn More

April 20, 2021

Legislative Update No. 2021-02, Proposed Amendments to Employment Standards Act Introduced: COVID-19 Leave — Paid Leaves for Vaccination  Learn More

April 15, 2021

BC School Trustees Association: CEO Search Learn More

April 13, 2021

BCPSEA Announces New CEO Learn More

April 8, 2021

@issue No. 2021-04, “Layoffs — Legislative Requirements Learn More

April 8, 2021

Legislative Update No. 2021-01, Employment Standards Act COVID-19 Leave Update: Expanded Job Protection — Unpaid Leaves Learn More

March 31, 2021
Newslink Express 2021-03 Report: BCPSEA Board of Directors Meeting  Learn More

March 16, 2021
Career Opportunity: Director, Labour Relations  Learn More

February 5, 2021

@issue No. 2021-03 Update: Leave When Directed by Public Health to Self-Isolate Learn More

February 4, 2021
Newslink Express 2021-02 Report: Conference Report: Annual General Meeting  Learn More

February 1, 2021

@issue No. 2021-02 Leave When Directed by Public Health to Self-Isolate Learn More

January 27, 2021

Support Staff Job Evaluation Committee - Bulletin No. 05 - Background from Provincial Framework Agreements  Learn More

January 25, 2021

SSCAA No. 2021-02: Provincial Framework Agreement: Joint Health and Safety Taskforce Survey Learn More

January 15, 2021

@issue No. 2021-01 Distribution of BCTF Foundation Skills Assessment Pamphlets Learn More

January 8, 2021
Newslink Express 2021-01 Report: BCPSEA Board of Directors Meeting    Learn More

January 6, 2021
SSCAA No. 2021-01: Provincial Framework Agreement: Support Staff Education Committee - Training Modules Survey  Learn More

January 6, 2021
Career Opportunity: Chief Executive Officer  Learn More

December 11, 2020

@issue No. 2020-12 BCTF FSA Pamphlets and Messaging Learn More

November 11, 2020

@issue No. 2020-11 BCTF Section 88 Application: Labour Relations Board Troubleshooter Process Learn More

Oct 27, 2020
Newslink Express 2020-05 Report: BCPSEA Board of Directors Meeting    Learn More


2020-2021 ONCORE Schedule

Fall Learning Opportunities Coming Soon

Oncore Learning and Support is committed to providing learning opportunities that are challenging and skills-enhancing.  We want to help you do your work through course offerings that are relevant, valuable, timely and accessible.

Our course offerings are separated into two general categories:

  • Awareness/Information:  Webinar Sessions designed to expand knowledge about various HR/LR topics.
  • Learning for Practitioners:  In person/virtual Hands-On-Learning designed to advance HR/LR skills and knowledge

For more information on the courses offered please click here.

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Collective Bargaining


The current Provincial Collective Agreement between the British Columbia Teachers' Federation (BCTF) representing the province's public school teachers, and the BC Public School Employers' Association (BCPSEA) representing the province's 60  public boards of education, covers the three-year term of July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022.

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Unionized Support Staff

BCPSEA and the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) K-12 Presidents' Council, along with representatives of the K-12 public education sector's other support staff unions, achieved a Provincial Framework Agreement (PFA) in 2018. The PFA paved the way for local school districts and local support staff unions to commence and conclude local bargaining. It should be noted that inclusion of the PFA in the collective agreement is voluntary on the part of the local school district and their local union. Local school district-local support staff union collective bargaining is now concluded for the term July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2022...  Learn More

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