Information going out this month to members across British Columbia in advance of ratification voting to take place in late January and early February.
'The four-year deal includes a general wage increase of 2.75% in each of the last two years and a no lay-off clause.'
More than 2,000 instructors and professional services employees have been without a contract for the past 18 months.
'Our bargaining team did a great job and we were successful in getting a very good deal for our members.'
'Rather than waste time on discussions that were clearly going nowhere.'
NSGEU says arrangements will be made with Nova Scotia agency to put the new contract into effect as quickly as possible.
Move follows merger of three former authorities into the Western Regional Housing Authority.
Four-year deal contains pay raises totalling 13%.
15,000 community-based workers have been without a contract since March of 2010.
'The 15 employees have made history not only because of the length of the strike but also because of their display of courage in their struggle against injustice.' - Carol Furlong, NAPE president.