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    October 5, 2015

    Full Details of SFU’s unbinding arbitration proposal and analysis

    Below are links to documents regarding Vince Ready’s proposal for binding arbitration between the parties. The 4th document contains SFU’s proposed process along with analysis from the TSSU Contract Committee. Vince Ready’s proposal on binding arbitration TSSU’s proposal of September 24, 2015 SFU Proposal of September 29, 2015 Point by Point analysis of SFU Proposal of September 29, 2015 On September 24th, TSSU’s Contract Committee outlined a pathway SFU Admin could take that would allow us to have confidence recommending our members accept binding arbitration (Final Offer Selection or FOS), as per Vince Ready’s proposal of September 14. In response, SFU Administration has developed their own proposed process for binding arbitration which is in complete disagreement with the Vince Ready
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    September 24, 2015

    SFU Admin Threatens Lock-out & Disruption of Education

    Following a NO vote of TSSU members of SFU Administration’s “final package”, TSSU’s Contract Committee has informed SFU Admin that we are ready to return to the bargaining table. However, they have yet to agree to come to the table. TSSU has now learned that SFU Admin is considering a plan to move us further away from a settlement, through the use of “economic weapons” such as a lock-out. A lock-out of university teachers will only lead to lengthening the dispute and serious disruption of the education of students. SFU Admin may also be considering targeting their “economic weapons” on our most vulnerable members by cutting their benefits or pay. TSSU members will not be intimidated and are committed to
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    September 21, 2015

    Vote NO! Tuesday, September 22nd

    VOTE NO! to Admin’s “final” offer: Tuesday, September 22nd VANCOUVER: Harbour Centre Entrance Lobby, 11am-6pm SURREY: 3000-level (top of the escalator), 9am-5pm BURNABY: Blusson Hall Hallway (look for signs), 9am-5pm All members can vote!. If you’ve had a contract in the last three semesters, then you are a member. Bring your SFU ID and #defendeducation. Click here for full details.

 Contact UsGeneral: tssu@tssu.caPhone: (778) 782-4735Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130Harbour Centre Office: UM 134 Mailing AddressTeaching Support Staff UnionSimon Fraser University8888 University DriveAQ 5129 / AQ 5130Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6 

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    October 5, 2015

    Full Details of SFU’s unbinding arbitration proposal and analysis

    Below are links to documents regarding Vince Ready’s proposal for binding arbitration between the parties. The 4th document contains SFU’s proposed process along with analysis from the TSSU Contract Committee. Vince Ready’s proposal on binding arbitration TSSU’s proposal of September 24, 2015 SFU Proposal of September 29, 2015 Point by Point analysis of SFU Proposal of September 29, 2015 On September 24th, TSSU’s Contract Committee outlined a pathway SFU Admin could take that would allow us to have confidence recommending our members accept binding arbitration (Final Offer Selection or FOS), as per Vince Ready’s proposal of September 14. In response, SFU Administration has developed their own proposed process for binding arbitration which is in complete disagreement with the Vince Ready
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    September 24, 2015

    SFU Admin Threatens Lock-out & Disruption of Education

    Following a NO vote of TSSU members of SFU Administration’s “final package”, TSSU’s Contract Committee has informed SFU Admin that we are ready to return to the bargaining table. However, they have yet to agree to come to the table. TSSU has now learned that SFU Admin is considering a plan to move us further away from a settlement, through the use of “economic weapons” such as a lock-out. A lock-out of university teachers will only lead to lengthening the dispute and serious disruption of the education of students. SFU Admin may also be considering targeting their “economic weapons” on our most vulnerable members by cutting their benefits or pay. TSSU members will not be intimidated and are committed to
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    September 21, 2015

    Vote NO! Tuesday, September 22nd

    VOTE NO! to Admin’s “final” offer: Tuesday, September 22nd VANCOUVER: Harbour Centre Entrance Lobby, 11am-6pm SURREY: 3000-level (top of the escalator), 9am-5pm BURNABY: Blusson Hall Hallway (look for signs), 9am-5pm All members can vote!. If you’ve had a contract in the last three semesters, then you are a member. Bring your SFU ID and #defendeducation. Click here for full details.

 

Contact Us

General: tssu@tssu.ca

Phone: (778) 782-4735

Burnaby Office: AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Harbour Centre Office: UM 134

 

Mailing Address

Teaching Support Staff Union

Simon Fraser University

8888 University Drive

AQ 5129 / AQ 5130

Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6