OMERS One on One Spring Session

"ONE ON ONE" Sessions
Understanding Your Pension

OPSEU 330 is happy to announce that we are offering another opportunity for members to meet one on one with a representative from OMERS, to discuss your pension!  If you're thinking of retiring, or are interested in understanding your pension, see the attached flyer for more details and how to book your session. The “One to One” Sessions are being held on June 3, 2017 at our local office, at 80 Bradford St, Suite 104, Barrie, ON. ONLY 20 spaces available.

SAVE THE DATE - We have also scheduled an evening group meeting, “Understanding Your Pension” for June 5th, 2017. Flyer and information will be sent out by May 12, 2017.



EI Code March 2017

For those needing the code to file for Employment Insurance over the March Break, here is the EI Code document. The applicable codes can also be found on the Staff Website in the Payroll Portal.
If you have any questions please contact the office at 705-739-7232 or by email at

Enjoy your March Break when we get there Friday!


OCEW Ratifies Contract Extension, Reminder - Meeting tomorrow Cancelled.

Today, March 6th, The Ontario Council of Education Workers (OCEW) ratified the two-year contract extension that was voted on at the last General Membership Meeting.
More information can be found on the press release linked below (image).
This is also a reminder that the Special General Membership Meeting that was scheduled for tomorrow has been canceled due to the passing of Smokey Thomas' mother. Our thoughts are with Smokey and his family at this time. We will let you know when the meeting is rescheduled.
OCEW ratifies contract extension



Due to the passing of Smokey Thomas’ mother early this morning, we are cancelling the meeting in order to allow Smokey time to grieve and be with his family.
We will look to reschedule the meeting as soon as we can and will provide details once a date and time as been set.  

Thank you for your understanding,
Kelly Martin and Local 330 Executive


Ratification Vote results

Thank you to everyone who made it out to our General Membership Meeting and Ratification Vote on Feb 13th.

Thankfully we were able to get through the agenda, including; approval of our 2017 Budget, elections for OPSEU's Annual Convention and the Broader Public Sector Conference delegates and alternates, local update and the Central Extension presentation and vote.

Today we received notice of the results of the Ratification vote for the Contract Extension. 93 % of the members in OPSEU'S 7 locals supported ratified the Contract Extension Agreement.
The OPSEU representatives will take our results to the OCEW meeting on Monday, March 6th and following the meeting we will receive a press release of the final results.

Kelly Martin

Special General Memebership Meeting - March 7th 2017

February 22nd, Pink Shirt Day

Tomorrow is February 22nd, "Pink Shirt Day" Wear your OPSEU Pink Shirt, or a Pink shirt tomorrow.

Snap a pic of your school as a group wearing pink and send it to so we can show off our members taking part in this day.
Pictures may be used on Facebook, our website and newsletters if submitted!

Save the Date - Special GMM - March 7th

As announced at Monday's General Membership Meeting we will be having a 'Special' General Membership Meeting with OPSEU President Warren "Smokey" Thomas as a special guest on March 7th. We are finalizing the details for location, but a flyer will follow this announcement.

This meeting is one of the outcomes of Kelly, our President's work late last year, as detailed in our update here.
This is your chance to come and ask the President of the Union any questions you may have!

More details to follow!

Reminder - General Membership Meeting

General Membership Meeting and Ratification Vote is STILL A GO TONIGHT!
Please be advised that after much consideration and watching all local area weather updates, we have decided that to go ahead as planned.

Drive safe and hope to see you all tonight.


Reminder - General Membership Meeting


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