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  • Tuesday, October 11, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Leisa... Leisa has been a dedicated employee at BCNU for 14 years. She runs the in-house printing at head office and produces election, convention and regional materials for member outreach.
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    Friday, October 7, 2016
    Have you been thinking about whether or not to join a union in B.C.? Unions experienced in representing professionals and office workers give you the power of collective bargaining over important workplace issues. A union can be a crucial component of truly allowing you to fulfil your potential as professional while demanding professional treatment from your employer.
  • Thursday, October 6, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Barb... Barb has been a loyal BCNU employee for 6 years. As the purchaser, she runs the BCNU Boutique and sources out supplies and swag for regions and staff.  She uses her skills to negotiate the best prices and takes great pride in saving the nurses' dues.
  • Friday, September 30, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Susanne...
  • Thursday, September 29, 2016
    One in 10 kids in BC goes to school hungry. Many of them live right here in the Lower Mainland. That’s because in BC one in five children is living in poverty and isn’t receiving the nutritious food they need to develop and thrive.
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Michelle... Michelle has worked at BCNU in various design and technical roles for 12 years. She currently trains and supports the regional executives in their communications and technical needs.
  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    This morning, striking MoveUP members at the BCNU picketed a location where BCNU leaders and stewards were meeting and working. Members were successful in forcing the Employer to cancel the meeting at that location.
  • Thursday, September 22, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Andrea... Andrea works in the finance department and has been at BCNU for 5 years. She reimburses members for their expenses, administers education bursaries and assists with the Evelyn Hood Benevolent Fund.
  • Monday, September 19, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Cathy... Cathy has been a dedicated member of the BCNU Education Department for 8 years. She supports the Member Educators and makes all the arrangements for stewards to come to the education centre for training.
  • Thursday, September 15, 2016
    MoveUP wishes you and your family a happy Mid-Autumn Festival!
  • Wednesday, September 14, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Laura... Laura is a graphic designer in the Communications Department and has worked at BCNU since 2009. She develops communication items such as brochures, banners and election campaign materials so that nurses have a voice and are visible in their workplaces and communities.
  • Friday, September 9, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hard-working nurses of BC? Meet Rachel... Rachel has worked for BCNU since 2015 and helps ill and injured nurses with their disability claims and helps them get back to work. “I love my job because we're the last line of defense for nurses that are sick or injured and have had their Workers' Compensation claim denied," says Rachel.
  • Wednesday, September 7, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hardworking nurses of BC? Meet Cindy... Cindy is a graphic designer in the communications department and has worked at BCNU for 10 years. When nurses need ads, posters or campaign materials, it’s designers like Cindy who make them look professional and easy to read.
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    BURNABY – The BC Nurses’ Union leadership is failing to live their union values as their staff prepare to remain on the picket lines through Labour Day.
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    For most people Labour Day signals the end of summer and the advent of fall. Labour Day is a marker of change and seasonal transformation. It is also a celebration of work, all workers and the efforts of the labour movement to make work safer and more rewarding for everyone.
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    Join CUPE BC at a BBQ rally for BCNU Staff on strike, this Friday. Bring down your friends, families and coworkers to show solidarity for BCNU staff on day 43 of the strike for a fair contract. Where: BCNU Staff picket line at the BC Nurses' Union - 4060 Regent St, Burnaby When: Friday, Sept. 2, 11am-2pm
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    What do BCNU support staff do for the hardworking nurses of BC? Meet Janice... Janice has been with BCNU & the Union of Psychiatric Nurses for over 12 years, but before that she worked for other unions for almost 30 years.
  • Tuesday, August 30, 2016
    Allan Morgan has been working at the BCNU for 18 months.  He joined the union when he retired from a long professional acting career. His job is to help staff get the documents they need to represent nurses and mail out to nurses. Allan says:
  • Thursday, August 25, 2016
    Jason is a servicing assistant.  For nine years, he has been working hard every day for nurses at the BCNU. His main role is to provide support to labour relations officers by opening grievances and duty to accommodate files, preparing arbitrations, sending correspondence, and speaking with members who need assistance and support.
  • Monday, August 22, 2016
    We’d like to congratulate our colleagues at Unifor for reaching an agreement with the employer.