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  • Tuesday, November 29, 2016
    Day two of the 2016 BC Federation of Labour Convention began with an important and thought-provoking call to action by Dr.
  • Monday, November 28, 2016
    The 2016 BC Federation of Labour Convention opened Monday morning, welcoming 944 delegates from unions across British Columbia.  MoveUP delegates were energized to be a part of this gathering of...
  • Thursday, November 24, 2016
    Striking BC Nurses' Union employees have voted to accept a mediated agreement and end job action. MoveUP, the Movement of United Professionals represents the approximately 60 BCNU employees.
  • Tuesday, November 22, 2016
    Applications are herewith invited for:  Position: Administrative Clerk/General Clerk (Full Time Regular) Salary: $2,076.58 bi-weekly Hours of Work: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday...
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    Friday, November 11, 2016
    In Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row,That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. Today we remember and...
  • Wednesday, November 9, 2016
    Like many of you, we watched the U.S. election returns last night, first with hope, then with mounting horror. David has three daughters, and Lori has two daughters and a son. We both hoped our...
  • BC Hydro Member Tom David
    Sunday, October 30, 2016
    You can tell Tom David wants to get things just right. His attention to detail and desire to improve are reflected in his plans for the joint BC Hydro/United Way workplace campaign.
  • Thursday, October 27, 2016
    Applications are herewith invited for: Position: Administrative Clerk/General Clerk (Full Time Regular) Salary: $2,076.58 bi-weeklyHours of Work: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday to Friday
  • Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    BURNABY - The BC Nurses’ Union (BCNU) has admitted to being guilty of using a replacement worker —commonly known as a “scab”—in violation of the Labour Relations Code.
  • Tuesday, October 18, 2016
    The long history of women’s fight for equality in Canada includes October 18, 1929, the day Canada's highest court of appeal finally declared women persons under law in the British North America Act...
  • Monday, October 17, 2016
    “I’m shocked and appalled to learn Education Minister Mike Bernier has undermined the voters of Vancouver by firing the democratically elected school board,” said MoveUP President David Black. “The...
  • 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...
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    Friday, October 7, 2016
    Have you been thinking about whether or not to join a union in B.C.? Unions expert in representing professionals and office workers give you the power of collective bargaining over important...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • 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...