The trade union delegates of the Union of teacher(s)of the UQTR will recommend their members to form a bank strike from twenty business days to exercise at the discretion of the executive committee and according to the progress of the negotiations. The Union has made this clarification on Monday in a press release.
The teacher(s)will be invited to attend the extraordinary general meeting, the 6 June, in order to decide on this recommendation.
Recall that the collective agreement has expired since June 1st, 2017. A letter of agreement on the reduction of the costs of the collective bargaining agreement ends on June 1, 2018. This agreement had allowed the UQTR to save nearly $ 3 million over the past two years.