If you're an young worker who is a member of the Health Sciences Association of B.C. you can apply to be part of HSABC/NUPGE's Young Workers' Advisory Group. Deadline is July 31.
Edmonton (09 July 2019) — Are you a young member (35 and under) of the Health Sciences Association of B.C. (HSABC/NUPGE) that is interested in increasing the number of young people involved in the union?
The HSABC/NUPGE Board of Directors is seeking members aged 35 and younger to get involved in a 5-member Young Workers’ Advisory Group.
The Advisory Group’s purpose is to
- work to understand how HSABC/NUPGE is relevant to young workers and how to encourage their participation in the union
- monitor and promote awareness of young worker issues within the union
- encourage increased opportunities in the labour movement for young workers’ involvement and participation
The Advisory Group was created following 2 workshops for young members and 2 years of discussion at the union’s annual convention about strategies for increased participation by younger workers in HSABC/NUPGE and the broader labour and solidarity movements.
Deadline for applications to serve on the Advisory Group is July 31, 2019. See the application form here.
The National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) is one of Canada's largest labour organizations with over 390,000 members. Our mission is to improve the lives of working families and to build a stronger Canada by ensuring our common wealth is used for the common good. — NUPGE