Education Committee

Mission:

To keep our members informed and up-to-date with a view to broadly promote our union and to expand upon education opportunities for members interested in taking on an activist, leadership and/or a representative role. Providing members and members’ families with educational opportunities through scholarship program and setting criteria for selection process.

Vision:

To educate, engage and motivate our members through our education opportunities. This will activate and empower members to be leaders in our union.

Committee Co-Chairs:

Colleen Denniss, CCA – Rosevilla Long-Term Care/Rosetown District Health Centre – 306 831 4131
Brenda Coben, CCA – Elrose Health Centre – 306-378-4115

Communicator:
Carmela Verwimp,Direct Support Worker – Variety Place – H: 306-867-8640 C: 306-867-4115

Committee Members:
Kevin Fallis, CCA/DA St. Paul’s Hospital wk 306-655-5998 C 716 3660
Cheryl Eremenko, CCA Maple Creek Homecare 306-662-8470
Charlene Redekopp, Head Cook, Rosthern Hospital 306-222-2571
Jacqueline Dovell, LPN, Dube Centre 306-221-8473

Work of the Education Committee:

The members of the Education Committee do many things including:

Attend Career Fairs in Saskatchewan;
Administer the Scholarship program for Children of SEIU-West Members and SEIU-West Members;
Inform about available Member Education Programs.

Updates

Purple Works Profile

SEIU-West Recognizes National Addictions Awareness Week: November 26- December 2

1 in 5 Canadians experience a mental illness or addiction problem. In respect to National Addictions Awareness Week, SEIU-West would like to recognize the members who work in addictions as well as the many people who suffer from substance abuse each day.  The need to address mental health and addictions...

Read more