OPSEU Local 241 - Mohawk College Support Staff

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Fall General Membership Meeting – October 28, 5:00pm

Local 241 will have a one-hour online general meeting for all members on Wednesday, October 28 at 5:00 pm. You must RSVP to receive the Zoom meeting link.
We will be voting to adopt next year’s proposed budget and perform elections for the upcoming full-time divisional meeting. Please see the details below.

Nominations for Full-Time Divisional Meeting

The annual Full-Time Divisional Meeting will be held online Friday November 13 […]

Part-Time Local Dues Starting October 1

Thank you to our part-time members who attended our first PT-only GMM on September 16th.

Attendees votes in favour of starting the collection of Local Dues from part-time members as of October 1 2020. Local Dues are paid directly to Local 241 in a separate account for part-time member use only. These funds go towards reimbursement of training and union activity expenses for participants and a strike fund.

At the […]

September 28th, 2020|Part-Time Members|

Part-Timers: Enter to Win a $50 VISA Gift Card!

Let’s mobilize to improve the working lives of college support part-time workers! In a few short months, negotiations will begin for a new part-time collective agreement with the colleges.

OPSEU wants to make sure all part-time support staff have a say in what improvements are needed. Join to stay informed and enter to win a $50 VISA gift card by September 30th. There will be 1 winner at every college! […]

September 26th, 2020|Part-Time Members|

The Way Forward: Deconstructing Systemic Racism

On Wednesday October 14 at 10 am, join the University of Toronto’s Race, Equity & Actions Speaker Series with guest Kerry-Ann Douglas-Powell. Register and attend online.

  • Explore how systemic racism manifests within institutions and the impact of systemic racism on the lived realities of Black, Indigenous, and racialized communities.
  • Identify tools and strategies that can be incorporated to dismantle systemic racism within institutions particularly within the postsecondary environment.
  • Learn about the current […]
September 26th, 2020|External Events|

Part-Time General Membership Meeting – Sept 16 5:00 pm

Bargaining for the Part-Time collective agreement will be beginning ahead of January 31 2021. Local 241 is hosting a General Membership Meeting for Part-Time members on Wednesday September 16 at 5:00 pm. RSVP online here.

Nominations are open for part-time members to represent Local 241 at the division meetings and in bargaining:

  • 1 Delegate (attends the meeting and votes on behalf of local members)
  • 1 Alternate (back-up for the […]

Call for Part-Time Stewards or Helpers

Collective Bargaining for the Part-Time Collective Agreement is starting soon. Local 241 is in need of part-time stewards and delegates to participate in the demand-set and bargaining process.

If you are a part-time member interested in becoming a volunteer or learning more about the role of Stewards and delegates, please contact us: info@opseu241.ca

August 26th, 2020|Part-Time Members|

Local Town Hall – Wednesday August 26, 5:00 pm

Local 241 is hosting a 1-hour informational Town Hall for members on Wednesday August 26 at 5:00 pm. All support staff, including members who have been laid off or are on recall, are encouraged to attend.

The link to join the meeting will be sent by email. You must RSVP to attend. Do not use your @mohawkcollege.ca e-mail address for union functions. Click here to RSVP.

August 20th, 2020|General Membership Meetings|

Local Town Hall – Wednesday July 15, 5:00 pm

Local 241 is hosting a 1-hour informational Town Hall for members on Wednesday July 15 at 5:00 pm. All support staff, including members who have been laid off, are encouraged to attend.

The town hall will include a presentation on the appropriate use of college-owned technology and systems. Tips for keeping work and personal business separate will be included. A question period will follow. 

The link to join the meeting will be […]

June 22nd, 2020|General Membership Meetings|

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About Local 241

OPSEU Local 241 proudly represents all Support Staff at Mohawk College, including part-time and student employees.

Local Stewards offer confidential, one-on-one support to our members to help navigate life in the workplace and exercise our rights as workers. Need assistance? Contact us.