SOURCE: Nova Scotia Teachers Union

February 23, 2016 08:54 ET

Contract Talks Open Between Nova Scotia Teachers Union and Nova Scotia Community College

HALIFAX, NS --(Marketwired - February 23, 2016) - The Nova Scotia Teachers Union (NSTU) and Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) opened negotiations at 9:30 a.m. today for new contracts for faculty and professional support staff.

NSCC president Don Bureaux and NSTU president Shelley Morse expressed optimism about the forthcoming talks in reaching new collective agreements for faculty and professional support staff.

The NSTU represents some 915 faculty members and professional support staff employed by NSCC. Both contracts expired August 31, 2014.

The NSTU and NSCC have agreed discussions and details concerning the negotiations will remain confidential.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Angela Murray
    Nova Scotia Teachers Union
    902- 479-4708
    902-497-0194 (cell)
    amurray@nstu.ca
    @NSTeachersUnion

    Or

    Kathleen Cameron
    NSCC
    902-499-7844
    Kathleen.Cameron@nscc.ca
    @NSCCNews