AAPS Office Hours at BC Children's and Women's


We are delighted to announce that AAPS will be hosting regular monthly Office Hours for members at BC Children’s Hospital & Women’s Hospital.

Member Services Officer Sharon Cory will be at BC Children’s and Women’s the fourth Wednesday of each month from 12:30pm–4:30pm in the Shaughnessy Building room SHY E409(with the exception of February 21 when office hours will take place from 8:30am–12:30pm instead)

Make an appointment to discuss a workplace issue, drop by to ask a quick question about AAPS, or provide some feedback. Remember, your conservations with AAPS are confidential, we offer professional workplace advice that is in your best interest, and no question is too small.

Our hope is that monthly Office Hours will give you a chance to have your questions resolved promptly, learn more about your professional association, and get to know the AAPS staff.

Don’t DIY Workplace Issues: Talk to Us First

You can confidentially discuss a variety of workplace questions with Sharon and get clarity on how articles in the Collective Agreement should apply to you.

For example:

·         The Investigatory Processes

·         Disciplinary Meetings

·         Conflicts in the Workplace

·         Bullying/Harassment Issues

·         Salary Progression and the Salary Grid

·         Hours of Work/Workload

·         Negotiated Benefits

·         Taking a Leave of Absence

·         Performance Reviews / Job Classification

·         University policies such as Conflict of Interest / Whistleblower

·         Before signing termination, appointment, or disciplinary letters

Our Door is Open

If the door is open, come on in!  We encourage you to drop by, and if the door is open, come in for a chat. We would like to get to know all of our members and learn more about your UBC experience.  If you have any questions about projects that the AAPS Board has been working on or program suggestions, we’d love to hear them. Even if you do not have an issue, please come by and say hello.

Make an Appointment

If you would like to schedule an appointment in advance, please contact the AAPS Office at aaps.office@ubc.ca or 604-822-9025 and let us know about the nature your issue. We’ll secure the appropriate time for you. 

Currently Scheduled Dates

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
8:30am–12:30pm (please note that morning office hours are for this date only)
SHY E409

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
SHY E409

Wednesday, April 26, 2017
SHY E409

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
SHY E409

Wednesday, June 28, 2017
SHY E409

Our goal is to create convenience and consistency for members located at BC Children’s and Women’s Hospital site by offering regular office hours. Naturally, if the dates and times do not work for you, please contact the AAPS Office the schedule an appointment.