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.

Members:

Chairperson:
Colleen Denniss

Recording Secretary:
Carmela Verwimp, Direct Care Worker - Variety Place - 306-867-4115

Committee Members:
Brenda Coben
Mandy Doering, Office Adminstrative Assistant - Population & Public health - 306-291-8149 
Jacqueline Dovell
Jessica Eastveld, Support Worker 306-262-0898
Nicole Lillico, Community Outreach & Education Worker - Kids First Moose Jaw - 306-690-7305
Charlene Redekopp, Head Cook - Rosthern Hospital - 306-222-2571

Top Officer:
Janice Platzke, – 306.773.2536 ext. 8732

Staff Representative:
Catherine Gendron, - 306-652-1011 ext. 2236

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

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Win of the Week! December 8-14

Members Seniority Re-Instated after SEIU-West Files Grievance   A member had all of their 18 years of seniority removed from the recent seniority list. The Employer did not respond when member advised them of the situation. A grievance was filed and the Employer corrected the seniority list right after receiving...

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