Win of the Week! July 28-August 3

This week a member notified their Shop Steward to an issue regarding their pay. The member’s employer did not recognize their previous experience within and outside the Saskatchewan Health Authority, and rather started the member at Step 1 of the pay scale in their classification. After a first-step grievance meeting with the member’s Steward and Employer, the Employer changed the member’s initial pay to Step 2 due to their work experience, as per the language in our Collective Agreement. This member is delighted and we are also delighted to share the good news!

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Celebrate Unit Support Workers and Unit Assistants Week June 9-15!

SEIU-West is proud to recognize the vital role Unit Support Workers (USWs) and Unit Assistants (UAs) have on our health care team. USWs, like SEIU-West member Indira, provide assistance to a Unit or Department by portering patients and residents, maintaining inventory, and ensuring the area is clean. They ensure supplies...

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