KNHS-Bargaining **Reminder** Tentative Agreement Reached-Ratification Meeting Details
April 14, 2023
To: All MoveUP Members at Kekinow Native Housing Society
We are pleased to announce that we have reached a tentative agreement with your employer, Kekinow Native Housing Society. Click here to view.
Highlights of the tentative agreement include:
- 5-year contract
- Wage increases:
2% wage increase in 2023 + 3% wage increase upon ratification
3% wage increase in 2024,
3% wage increase in 2025,
2% wage increase in 2026,
2% wage increase in 2027,
2% wage increase in 2028
- One-time bonus of $250.00 upon ratification
- Increases in cell phone allowance up to $100.00/month
- New transit subsidy of $85.00/month
- New health spending account of $500.00/month in addition to your exisiting benefits plan
- Change to hours of work from 7 hours to 7.5 hours (Optional for existing employees)
- Updated language in the collective agreement
We will be hosting a membership meeting to review the tentative agreement and all proposed changes. There will be an opportunity to ask any questions about bargaining and what the next steps will be.
Please register for your attendance.
Date: Monday April 17, 2023
Time: 6:30 p.m – via ZOOM (click here to register)
How and when to vote:
Voting will commence on Monday April 17, 2023, at 6:30 p.m. and close on Friday April 21 at 4:30 p.m.
To vote, simply log in to the Members Portal https://memberportal.moveuptogether.ca/ and you will see the option to vote on the screen. If you are having difficulty signing into the member portal, please email email@example.com. If you haven’t already registered for your account, you will need your membership number and home email address. If you do not know your membership number you can obtain this number through an online form at https://moveuptogether.ca/membernumber/
Please email membership and they will assist you with this. If you are not registered on the member portal prior to the voting opening you will not be eligible to vote.
If you have any questions regarding the MOA please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Ronnie Ho, Union representative (Bargaining Chair)
Nathan Beausoliel, Union representative (Service Representative)
Christy Slusarenko, Vice President (Combined Units)