Hello Fellow UWOSA Member,
Reminder: The UWOSA General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 13, 2017 from Noon to 2:00 p.m. in MC, room 110.
The Agenda for this meeting and Minutes of the past General Meeting (April 28, 2016) were posted to the UWOSA website and are available in the Member Area section.
Please note that you are entitled to two (2) hours away from work (including your regularly scheduled meal period) to attend this meeting. In addition, if you work away from main campus, you are entitled to up to one hour of additional time for travel. This time does not need to be made up.
Please bring photo identification to gain admittance to the meeting.
Vacancy: Membership Services Officer
There remains a vacancy on our Executive Committee for the Membership Services Officer, to be appointed for the electoral term ending April 30, 2018 at the November 16, 2016 meeting of the Stewards Council. The duties of the Membership Services Officer are outlined in our Constitution and Bylaws, Article 7.6.
This is a position open to all members of UWOSA in good standing. If you would like to apply for the role, please fill out and submit a Nomination form and send to firstname.lastname@example.org by January 17, 2017. The nomination form can be found in the Member Area section of our website, www.uwosa.ca.
Applicants will be expected to attend the Stewards Council meeting on Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 12:00 pm to provide a brief (5 minute) presentation to Council. After all presentations, a vote will be held to determine the new Membership Services Officer.
If you have any questions regarding the role, or the nomination process, please email email@example.com.
Vacancy: Business Manager
Our union continues to seek to fill the vacancy of our Business Manager. Interested candidates are encouraged to forward a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Diane Rundle, HR Consultant, firstname.lastname@example.org. A full position description questionnaire is available by contacting Ms. Rundle at the email address above.
Applications will be accepted until December 14, 2016.
Please note: This is a position funded only by UWOSA, which is a separate employer from Western University.
Thank you already for Food Bank donations
Thank you already to our members who already donated to our London Food Bank drive. We will collect donations (non-perishable items and/or monetary donations until December 21, 2016.
Please bring your non-perishable item(s) or monetary donation to your Area Steward, or the UWOSA office at 255 UCC, or to the General Meeting being held on December 13th.
The London Food Bank has had an increase in need this year and greatly appreciates donations of the following specific food items:
• Canned fruit, vegetables, and legumes
• Canned tuna or salmon
• Canned meats
• Peanut butter
• Dried vegetables and legumes
• No salt added canned tomatoes
• Baby food & formula
• Rice & Pasta
• Special diet foods (gluten/lactose-free, etc.)
If you have any questions, please email the UWOSA office at email@example.com.
Executive Committee (John, Meg, Nikki, James, Cleusa, and Karen)