Mnu Collective Agreement 2020
Some of the ways in which our collective agreements support us: some benefits received by UNM members are not included in the collective agreement, but are provided by joint pension and fiduciary benefit committees: the table below does not reflect the current collective agreement. The first phases of negotiations are often slow, and we believe that the same will be true for this round of negotiations. As you know, this cycle will be extremely complex because of the legislation imposed by the Pallister government. The Health Sector Bargaining Unit Review Act (Bill 29) requires the amalgamation of collective care agreements in each health region. Although most languages are consistent in UNM agreements, some variants need to be carefully discussed at the negotiating table. It is expected that the first meetings will focus on this work. The President of Local 5 acts as the Local`s representative on the Provincial Collective Bargaining Committee (PCBC) and negotiates each new collective agreement on behalf of Local 5 members. A collective agreement is a written and binding contract between the union and the employer that sets out the terms and conditions of employment. The Manitoba Nurse`s Union continually seeks to improve working conditions, wages and benefits by negotiating new collective agreements.
Christine St. George was elected President of Worksite 97 and assumed this role on May 1, 2020 for a 2-year term. Jennifer Baillie has been re-appointed Vice-President. The wording of the Local 5 collective agreement sometimes differs from the wording of the UNM provincial standards and the collective agreements of other premises/sites. Please check your local collective agreement 5 to make sure you have the correct text. The majority of nurses participate in the Healthcare Employees Benefit Plan (HEBP) D&R, which protects their income in the event of long-term illness and disability with two-thirds of their income. The employer pays the full premium up to a limit of 2.3%. Thank you for your patience and constant support. Finally, our trading center has been updated manitobanurses.ca to include all prior updates to the negotiations. For added security and confidentiality, members should log in to the trading center with your UNM member ID and password.