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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

Featured Learning Opportunities

Webinar: Understanding the Duty to Accommodate

Accommodation is an equality concept that seeks to build inclusive environments respectful of the differences and the rights of a diverse society.  This webinar will provide an overview of the key concepts.

When: April 14, 2021 (9:00 am to 9:45 am)

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Webinar: Understanding Disability Management

Join us to review the core elements of an effective Disability Management Program and explore strategies to assist you to support your employees return to work in a safe, timely, and productive manner.

When: April 21, 2021 (9:00 am to 9:45 am)

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Investigating Employee Misconduct: Virtual Delivery

Experienced principals and managers know that the vast majority of their employees regularly carry out their duties well and with care.  However, there are occasions when an employee may misstep or fail to meet their professional obligations, requiring a manager to investigate and correct their conduct. This 1.5 day training session provides participants with an opportunity to work through a case study including preparing for and moving through an investigation into allegations of wrongdoing.

When: April 29, 2021 (1:00 pm to 4:30 pm) and April 30, 2021 (9:00 am to 4:30 pm)

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BCPSEA AGM 27 - January 28, 2021

The 27th Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held January 28, 2021.  Given the COVID-19 pandemic, the AGM was held virtually via  Zoom.

Conference Report: Annual General Meeting

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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