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Additional GWI for May 1, 2016

 

As noted in a previous memo members, an additional General Wage Increase of 0.45% will be implemented as the result of the Economic Stability Dividend, negotiated on your behalf as part of your 2014–2019 Collective Agreement. 

AAPS members will receive the increase on May 1, 2016. Read more about Additional GWI for May 1, 2016

De-Cluttering your “to do” list: New article from Shepell

As the year winds down, it might be a good time for you to de-clutter. Read the recent article from your EFAP provider Shepell. Read more about De-Cluttering your “to do” list: New article from Shepell

Premium Rate Reduction for DBP

A memo was emailed to members on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 regarding the Premium Rate Change for the Disability Benefit Plan.

2016 Disability Benefit Plan Premium Rate Change

To:  M&P, Administrative Executive, and CUPE 2278 ELI Staff Enrolled in the M&P Disability Benefit Plan 

From:  UBC Human Resources and M&P DBP Governance Committee Read more about Premium Rate Reduction for DBP

Get Ready for the End-of-Year!

As the end of the year approaches, please review:

  1. Paid Leave Between Boxing Day and New Year’s Day
  2. Vacation Carry-Over
  3. Vacation
  4. Benefits Claims Deadlines

Paid Leave (Christmas) —Articles 10.4 and 12.10 Read more about Get Ready for the End-of-Year!

Get the help you need over the holidays

 

The holidays can be a challenging time of year for members. You have access to confidential 24/7/365 counselling services through your Employee and Family Assistance Program. Read more about Get the help you need over the holidays

UBC HR Announces Benefit Changes

 

There have been several posting from UBC HR on changes to your benefits. Please review all the changes and if you have any questions contact your benefits specialist Stephanie Mah at stephanie.mah@ubc.ca, 604 822 6823. Read more about UBC HR Announces Benefit Changes

Additional General Wage Increase Announced: Memo to Members

 

Dear AAPS Members,

Today the provincial government announced an additional 0.45% General Wage Increase for all public sector employees as a result of the Economic Stability Dividend, negotiated on your behalf as part of your 2014–2019 Collective Agreement.  Read more about Additional General Wage Increase Announced: Memo to Members

Transition Letter from AAPS Board of Directors: Memo to Members

Dear AAPS Members,

We are writing today to let you know that, for personal reasons, Isabella Losinger has stepped down as President of AAPS. She is looking forward to continuing serving you in her roles as Advocacy Chair and on the AAPS Board as Past President. Read more about Transition Letter from AAPS Board of Directors: Memo to Members

Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services: Report Release

AAPS presented to the Legislature’s Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services earlier this fall.

Board Member Lia Cosco and IExecutive Director Joey Hansen presented on behalf of AAPS.

The Committee released its report today. You will find a link to the report here: https://www.leg.bc.ca/parliamentary-business/committees/40thparliament-4thsession-fgs. Read more about Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services: Report Release

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