Welcome to CUPE 5506

We are the Education Support Workers of the

Holy Trinity Catholic School  Division Moose Jaw , Saskatchewan

The Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 5506 represents just over 100 Support Staff working for the Holy Trinity Catholic School Division No. 22 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan. The membership is comprised of Administrative Assistants, Educational Assistants, Nutrition Assistants, Speech Assistants, Library Assistants, Interpreter Assistants, Noon Supervisors, Nurse Therapists (LPN & RN), Nurse Therapist Assistants, Caretakers, Cleaners, Bus Drivers, Computer Technicians and Network Administrator.

CUPE Local 5506 holds 9 meetings a year. The Union meetings are held the 2nd Wednesday of the month excluding the months of July, August and December.             The meetings are held at St. Michael’s School  (unless otherwise noted) at 7:15 PM in the Library  The doors will be open at 6:30 PM for socializing, concerns or discussions.


big news

Please click on the link below for details of our Meeting on Monday, November 30 regarding our  Ratification vote.  

CUPE5506 Union Meeting  – Ratification vote……

 


Elections were held on May 13, 2015 and the following members have accepted the following positions;

President                                      Bev Payson                                  

Vice-President                             Marie Fitzgerald                            2-year term

Secretay-Treasurer                     Dorothy Fishbook

Recording Secretary                   Lana Herbert                                 2-year term

Trustee                                        Sandy Kirshman                            3-year term                                                                             

Webmaster                                  Kathy O’Rourke                             2-year term

 

CUPE Kindness Committee 

Lori Gaucher            St. Michael School

Debbie Whelan        St. Michael School

Jane Martin               St. Michael School

Wanda Peakman      St. Agnes School

Dee Chamberlain      St. Mary School


Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Separate School Division No. 22 (HTCSD) & CUPE 5506 – Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) Update

HTCSD and CUPE 5506 bargaining committees met on September 29 and 30, 2015 to commence bargaining a new collective agreement effective January 1, 2015.

The bargaining committees include the following individuals:

Holy Trinity Catholic School Division                    CUPE 5506

Gerri Hall                                                                Bev Paysen              Nancy Claffey

Dave Depape                                                         Marie Ftizgerald        Kathy O’Rourke

Catherine Roberts                                                  Dee Chamberlain      Rachael Graham

Doug Sears                                                             Lana Hebert

Guy Mardsen CUPE National Representative

Two full days were spent together.  The first day and a half included “Interest Based Negotiation Training”; the remaining time was devoted to: establishing ground rules, sharing agendas and negotiating additions and amendments to the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

Both bargaining committees believe the days were productive and positive.

Due to confidentiality, bargaining specifics and details will not be shared until a tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement is reached.

Future bargaining dates have been determined:

 


October 28, 2015

One full day was spent together.  Both bargaining committees believe the day was productive and constructive.  Most non-monetary items have been addressed.
Due to confidentiality, bargaining specifics and details will not be shared until a tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement is reached
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November 17 and 18, 2015
November 17 full day and November 18 half day have been spent together.  Both Bargaining committees believe these days were productive and constructive.  The monetary items have been addressed.
Due to confidentiality, bargaining specifics and details will not be shared until a tentative Collective Bargaining Agreement is reached.

 

Click on this link for the Cupe 5506 Bylaws