Okanagan College has negotiated contracts with three different unions:
The College also has policies government terms, conditions and working conditions for Senior Managers, Excluded Staff and Administrators.
The three negotiated contracts are due to expire in 2019. This page is the site for College updates - as required - relating to those negotiations.
April 11, 2019 - Okanagan College and its BCGEU Vocational Instructors have reached a tentative agreement consistent with the 2019 Sustainable Services Negotiating Mandate for the provincial public sector.
Union members were notified this week of the three-year agreement, which came in late March. Approximately 350 people are covered by the tentative agreement that was negotiated as part of the BCGEU Faculty Common Agreement covering five institutions in the sector.
Jan. 14, 2019 - Local negotiations between Okanagan College and the BCGEU Vocational Instructors continue. Updates will be provided as developments warrant.
Dec. 19, 2018 - Local negotiations between Okanagan College and the BCGEU Vocational Instructors commenced on Dec. 12 and continue. Updates will be provided as developments warrant.
The MOS covers about 1,000 faculty employees including instructors, assistant instructors and technical staff, and is consistent with the 2019 Sustainable Services Negotiating Mandate. Details about the Faculty Common Agreement will remain confidential to the parties as they begin local negotiations over the coming months.