We have recently had a Trustee leave School District 43 and one resign. We are in need of 2 more Trustees.
1 year term (April 2022) and a 2 year term (April 2023).
If you are interested, please contact the Union office.
Training will be provided.
Welcome to the new CUPE Local 561 Logo!
The C.U.P.E. 561 local serves the support staff of the follow organizations:
School District #43 (Coquitlam)
Coquitlam Public Libraries
First Canada ULC-Fraser Valley
Children's-House Montessori Pre-School Society
Shop Steward Lists 2021-2022
If you have a work related question, please contact your shop steward first.
Legislation Bulletin below Re: Minimum wage Increased, Paid Sick Leave for Non-Workers Introduced, New Skilled Trades Certification System, Federal National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Statutory Holiday Created (September 30), Accessibility Legislation for a More Inclusive Province, and New Childcare Legislation & Regulations
CUPE BC & CUPE K-12 Presidents Council:
CUPE BC's Webpage link: https://bcschools.cupe.ca/
Bulletin #66 Reporting COVID-19 (PDF) April 30, 2021
Bulletin #65 Vaccination Update, (PDF) April 19, 2021
Bulletin #62 - REMINDER: Register for Consultation and Planning Calls, (PDF) April 12, 2021
Bulletin #60 - Standardized EA Credentials, (PDF) March 31, 2021
Addendum to Bulletin #59, (PDF) March 31, 2021
Bulletin #59 - New Pandemic Restrictions Announced, March 30, 2021
Bulletin #58 - School Support Workers Access to Vaccines - K-12, (PDF) March 19, 2021
Please see the link for information from the School District:
SAFETY PROTOCOL GUIDELINES - Vulnerable Learner Support and Instruction. Please click the link below:
https://www.sd43.bc.ca/ "School District 43 Updates re: COVID-19 Pandemic Response"
PEBT/JEIS - Please see these bulletins from the Public Education Benefits Trust: