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COMPONENT 6 - SOCIAL, INFORMATION AND HEALTH

Component 6 primarily includes members work for the Government of B.C. in a variety of social, cultural, educational, information technology, research, health care delivery and associated direct technical support functions. Component 6 also includes members who perform services in these fields at employers contracted by the government.

NEWS & UPDATES

October 12, 2023

Ministry of Mental Health & Addictions Article 29 Committee Members - BC Gene...

We are pleased to share with you, the Ministry of Mental Health & Addictions Article 29 Committee Members:                          Andrew Kerr, Committee Member Co-Chair                                  Annahita Ehsan, Committee Member                                               Sarah MacKinnon, Committee Member                 Below is a copy of Article 29 from the Collective Agreement....

October 12, 2023

All BCGEU Members at the Ministry of Health - Your Article 29 Committee Membe...

We are pleased to share with you, the Ministry of Health Article 29 Committee Members:                          Dave Adams, Committee Member Co-Chair                                   Reshma Chandra, Committee Member                                            Lori Isaac, Committee Member                                                          Maria Middlemiss, Committee Member                B...

October 12, 2023

Ministry of Municipal Affairs - Your Article 29 Committee Members - BC Genera...

We are pleased to share with you, the Ministry of Municipal Affairs Article 29 Committee Members:        Adrienne Wass, Employee Co-Chair         Jennifer Elkabbany, Committee Member Below is a copy of Article 29 from the Collective Agreement. If you have issues that you would like Article 29 Committee to discuss that fit within the scope of this article, please feel free to contact one of the ...

October 12, 2023

ll BCGEU Members at the Ministry of Post-Secondary Education & Future Skills ...

We are pleased to share with you, the Ministry of Post-Secondary Education & Future Skills Article 29 Committee Members: Nicole Kisilewich, Committee Member Co-Chair                 Brent Cantarutti, Committee Member                                   Vicki Simmons, Committee Member                                       Below is a copy of Article 29 from the Collective Agreement. If you ha...

October 12, 2023

Ministry of Emergency Management & Climate Readiness - Your Article 29 Commit...

We are pleased to share with you, the Ministry of Emergency Management & Climate Readiness Article 29 Committee Members:      Andrew Foster, Committee Member Co-Chair       Corey Anderson, Committee Member       Chirag Pandit, Committee MemberBelow is a copy of Article 29 from the Collective Agreement. If you have issues that you would like Article 29 Committee to discuss that fit within th...

October 06, 2023

Winter School 2024 Application - BC General Employees' Union (BCGEU)

Winter School 2024 will be taking place in-person at Harrison Hot Springs Resort! We are so excited that our communities will be able to come together, to learn and discuss with peers and colleagues at the upcoming Winter School. As we continue to work with the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) on updating you with further details, please complete your registration application form to express your...

September 25, 2023

Members at Provincial Assessment Centre - Important update on your Transfer t...

As the transfer of your employment from Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) to Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) is quickly approaching on October 2, 2023, we recommend that before your scheduled transfer date, you review this information on the CLBC Employee Self Service Portal and confirm that the following information is correct: Employment Status (regular full-time, regular ...

September 19, 2023

ISM Canada - Bargaining Committee Election Results - BC General Employees' Un...

The nomination/election process is now completed for the ISM bargaining committee. The following members have been acclaimed as committee members:  Sterling Haugen Charline Lachance Falon Renshaw Congratulations to the successful candidates! Preparations for negotiations will commence soon. In solidarity,Angela Mahlmann, Staff RepresentativeDownload PDF of notice here UWU/MoveUP

September 18, 2023

BCGEU Strongly Denounces Hate-Fueled Anti-Trans Attacks - BC General Employee...

Many of you will have heard about rallies planned across the country this week which look to further anti-trans hate speech. The B.C General Employees' Union (BCGEU) vehemently condemns the upcoming wave of hate rallies slated to occur under the misleading banner of #1millionmarch4children on September 20. These rallies represent an alarming assault on the 2SLGBTQI+ community. Our families, chi...

September 13, 2023

New report demonstrates vacancy control is a common-sense policy urgently nee...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 13, 2023New report demonstrates vacancy control is a common-sense policy urgently needed to address housing crisis BURNABY, B.C. (Coast Salish Territories) – The B.C. General Employees' Union (BCGEU) today released Evaluating Prospects for Vacancy Control Policy in B.C.'s Housing Affordability Crisis, a comprehensive assessment of vacancy control policy (where re...

September 07, 2023

ISM Canada - Bargaining Survey and Nomination Reminder - BC General Employees...

As your collective agreement expires December 31, 2023, we are preparing for the upcoming round of collective bargaining. To help prepare for negotiations, there is a bargaining survey. The bargaining survey provides members the opportunity to identify any issues or concerns with, or desired improvements to, the collective agreement. Members' input will inform and assist the bargaining committe...