Apply to be on a CUPE NL standing committee

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Become a member of one of CUPE NL’s standing committees! Contracting Out and Privatization Committee Human Rights Committee Global Justice Committee Occupational Health and Safety Committee Pensions Committee The term of each committee is one year, beginning immediately and ending at the 2023 division convention. How to apply If you would like to serve on any of these division committees, …

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Celebrating Nursing Week 2022

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National Nursing Week takes place May 9th to 15th and we are celebrating the incredible work of our members across the province, including licensed practical nurses (LPN) and personal care attendants (PCA). Their dedication should be celebrated every day, but especially now while we’re experiencing a health care staffing crisis and during the pandemic. As always, CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador will continue …

Order materials

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CUPE locals can contact these suggested vendors for branded clothing items, noisemakers, buttons, signage and more. Order Canadian, union-made materials Cavan Advertising: Universal Promotions: Order materials made in Newfoundland and Labrador  *Not union-made In the Box Media Promotions: (St. John’s) Image4 printing: (St. John’s) The Button Shop (Vera Perlin Society): (St. John’s) Stitch Central: 709-292-4242, Keith Peyton (Grand Falls-Windsor) Order from CUPE National Blank …

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Reject the Premier’s reset now, or lose control of our public services 

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The following sponsored article appeared in Saltwire newspapers across the province on Saturday, September 4, including The Telegram and the West Coast Wire.  We are essential Public services in Newfoundland and Labrador, and the workers who provide them, are indispensable. It’s impossible to imagine how we would have survived the last two years without them — and I never want …

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Labour Day radio message

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Listen to our Labour Day radio message! Playing until September 6 on stations across the province. Labour Day is the time to celebrate the dedicated workforce in our province. I’m Sherry Hillier, president of CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador. Protecting jobs, public services, and ensuring workers are a part of the plan for economic recovery is of the utmost importance to …

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Wanted: member organizers

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Think that you might want to become a CUPE member-organizer? Are you a member of a CUPE local who has time to commit to work with other member-organizers and staff? Are you available at various hours of the day, such as early mornings, evenings, nights and/or weekends? Can you be booked off from your workplace or do you have scheduling …

Perfectly United: CUPE 1349 launches radio ad campaign

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Municipal workers at the Town of Grand Falls-Windsor, members of CUPE 1349, launched a radio ad campaign this week in an effort to reach a tentative agreement with their employer, and to avoid a disruption to services. You can hear all three radio ads on Valley Radio,  VOCM, and K-ROCK stations. Radio Ad #1 The clock is counting down to …

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Nursing Week 2021: Thank you to all LPNs and PCAs

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CUPE is proud of the licensed practical nurses and personal care attendants we represent in hospitals, long-term care homes, and the community. It gives us peace of mind to know that you are looking after our loved ones – especially when we can’t be by their side. You are exceptional people. You give essential care. National Nursing Week is May …

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Jobs at CUPE: Temporary Secretarial Opportunities in Atlantic Canada

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Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Labrador  The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) is seeking applicants to perform occasional temporary administrative secretarial work in our Atlantic offices. We need a self-starter who can multitask and work under minimal supervision in a fast-paced office environment. Applicants must have post-secondary education in a relevant field or a combination of education and directly related …