These members help people find a job or explore career possibilities, as well as help people access government-sponsored programs that assist with employment, training, and supports.
Halifax (18 July 2018) — The Nova Scotia Government and General Employees Union (NSGEU/NUPGE) is pleased to welcome its newest members who are employees of the Island Employment Association. They work as career practitioners, career counsellors, job developers, employment support practitioners, IT technicians, information resource specialists, and project managers.
27 new members join NSGEU/NUPGE
These members help people find a job or explore career possibilities, as well as help people access government-sponsored programs that assist with employment, training and supports.
Island Employment Association is a non-profit organization funded by both the Province of Nova Scotia and the Government of Canada.
The 27 members work out of 4 offices in Cape Breton: Sydney, Port Hawkesbury, Inverness, and Cheticamp.
To find out more about the work of Island Employment Association, you can visit: http://www.islandemployment.ca/about-us.
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