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  • 27 Mar 20: Local Update

    Working from HomeMost of our members have now transitioned to working from home. If you have any questions or concerns regarding work-related issues please remember to reach out to one of our Local Stewards or our Membership Services Officer. Their contact information can be found on the right-hand side of the main page of our Local Website.Thank you to all our members for your dedication and hard work over the past few weeks.   Read More...

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    27 Mar 2020: AUPE Pandemic Information Hub

    AUPE Pandemic Information HubAUPE has a section of the main website set up for pandemic information. This page will be updated continuously with information relevant to AUPE members regarding pandemic response and related issues during the COVID-19 outbreak. Here is the main link:https://www.aupe.org/news-and-publications/campaigns/aupe-pandemic-information-hubWHAT'S ON THIS PAGEUnion-wide updatesYour health and safetyYour supports and resources    Read More...

  • 25 Mar 20: Working from Home

    Most of our members have now transitioned to working from home. If you have any questions or concerns regarding work related issues please remember to reach out to one of our Local Stewards or our Membership Services Officer. Their contact information can be found on the right-hand side of the main page of our website.   Read More...

  • 16 Mar 20: Delay of Involuntary Abolishments

    Delay of Involuntary Abolishments due to COVID-19In consultation with AUPE, SAIT has agreed to postpone the involuntary position abolishment process.Please email me if you have any questions.Rose Read, Local Chair   Read More...

  • 14 Mar 20 - SAIT Staff Update - 8:00 PM Mar 14/20

    SAIT Pandemic preparednessUpdate: Saturday, March 14, 8 pmSAIT has just issued an update for Staff and Students. For members that do not receive their SAIT email during the weekend, you can see an update that was just posted and sent out to your SAIT email address at the following link.https://saitnow.ca/departments-and-schools/corporate-services/safety-and-community-services/sait-pandemic-preparedness/   Read More...

  • 13 Mar 20: Covid-19 Pandemic Update

    COVID-19 PandemicI wanted to send members an update on some of the information as I know it to date/time.I spoke with Employee Services this morning. They advised that Executive Management was meeting this afternoon. They also advised that they did not have any additional information to share other than what has already been distributed to staff.This afternoon AUPE released the following statement on our main website aupe.org.   Read More...

  • 5 Mar 20: AUPE Receives 10 Days Notice of Position Abolishments

    AUPE has received notice from SAIT of its intent to abolish permanent positions within 10 business days, as per our Collective Agreement Article 12.01. This means the employer could begin abolishing AUPE permanent employee's positions as early as March 19/20.For Position Abolishments, the employer has to follow a sequential 3 step process.The first step includes the release of casual, temporary, and probationary employees.The second step is to offer a voluntary departure program. The employe...  Read More...

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    28 Feb 20: Top 4 News articles - 230 Jobs Lost

    CBC - SAIT to eliminate 230 positions in wake of fresh UCP budget cutsCalgary Herald - SAIT eliminating 230 positions in wake of previous provincial budget cutsGlobal News - SAIT to eliminate 230 positions following Alberta budget cuts660 News - Over 200 jobs to be eliminated at SAIT   Read More...

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    28 Feb 20: Local 039 to lose 100+ jobs

    What does today's announcement of the elimination of 230 positions SAIT wide mean for the Local?We have been advised that the Local will be losing approximately 100 permanent positions plus numerous casual positions.Of the 100 positions approx. 25-30 are presently open postings that will not be filled. These are positions that have become vacant in the last few months that have not been filled.   Read More...

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    28 Feb 20: Black Friday for Local 039 today - Announcement of Position Abolishment's

    The following email was shared with all SAIT staff and faculty today. Above photo from CBC News site.From: David Ross Sent: Friday, February 28, 2020 9:32 AMSubject: Important employee newsDear colleagues,Today is a difficult day for SAIT and I wanted you to hear this news from me first.As you know, in October 2019, the Government of Alberta announced budget cuts in the post-secondary sector for the next four years. We have been working through the impact of the cuts and we have taken time to ca...  Read More...

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