Concerns regarding the scheduling of vacation within the DCS were brought to NSGEU in 2017. The concerns mainly involved members working in Income Assistance or Employment Support Services. A number of grievances were filed as a result of the Employer arbitrarily restricting the amount of Employees being off at any one given time, also known […]
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We have had to postpone the Community Service telephone town hall call scheduled for this evening due to poor weather and road conditions. This meeting will be rescheduled and we will be in touch shortly with further details. Our apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.
During the past few months, staff of the Department of Community Services, Public Service Commission and the Union have been discussing possible ways to speed the hiring process, particularly in certain positions where it is difficult to hire or retain staff. The parties have recently agreed to implement the concept of a hiring pool within […]