Your Site Representative is a CUPE member who has volunteered to be the contact person – or site rep – for their worksite’s staff. The site rep is there to support you and answer your general questions about our contract, benefits, vacation, or sick time. f you need to speak with the union office, your president or the chief shop steward, a shop steward or an executive member, they can help you with that, too. Keep in mind that site reps are not shop stewards and cannot represent you at any meetings with your administrators or managers.
Now that fall has arrived, unfortunately influenze season is just around the corner. Similar to last year, Shoppers Drug Mart pharmacists will be travelling to each of our schools/sites to administer the flu shots to District staff. These travelling clinics will take place on October 24 and 25 with a followup clinic at the SBO on November 1. Attached are details regarding the 2017 Staff Flu Immunization Clinic schedule, including the consent form.
CUPE 1091 will be holding a Retirement Planning Seminar on Oct. 19 & 20, 2017 at DMEC.
The union pays for your time off, registration costs, coffee, snacks and lunch.
You are responsible for your own transportation to attend this course
Your partner may attend with you.
If you are interested in being on the waiting list, please click on this link and fill in the form:
CUPE 1091 members opted to participate in the Provincial Standardized Extended Health Care Plan, and there will be an opportunity for those individuals who have previously waived their extended health care plan to enroll in this plan. Please note that this only applies to extended health care and does not apply to dental coverage. For details, please download the attachments below.
Here is a fact sheet regarding wage loss benefits for workers aged 63 and over. While benefits may not end at age 65, Worksafe does require some proof of intent to continue working past age 65 for benefits to continue.
For details, go to Worksafe
CUPE BC offers Scholarships and Bursaries to CUPE Members or their children planning to enter post-secondary education.