Collective Agreement

The Collective Agreement between the Winnipeg School Division and the WTA regulates the terms and conditions of employment in the division. It exists to outline the duties and protect the rights and the privileges of the workers and employer.

The agreement is a legally binding contract of employment developed during collective bargaining with the employer and the union.

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View the full 2014-2018 Collective Agreement or select view sections of the collective agreement below:

Collective Agreement

  1. Purpose
  2. Bargaining Agent
  3. Duration of Agreement
  4. Application of Regulations, By-Laws and Code of Rules
  5. Individual Teacher’s Contract
  6. Deduction of Fees
  7. Singular/Plural
  8. Provisions for Settlement of Disputes During Currency of Agreement
  9. Salary Schedule for Teachers not in Administrative Positions
  10. Salary Schedule for Principals and Vice-Principals
  11. Salary Schedule for Service Director (Special Education), Area Service Director
  12. Salary Schedule for Discipline Supervisor
  13. Salaries for Principal, Vice-Principal, and Administrative Positions
  14. Salary Schedule for Consultants
  15. Salary Schedule for Laboratory Assistants
  16. Interest on Retroactive Salary
  17. Allowances for Teachers not in Administrative Positions
  18. Salary Rates for Auxiliary Personnel
  19. Insurance
  20. Lay Off Procedure
  21. Leaves
  22. Preparation Time
  23. Meal Period
  24. Twelve Month School Year
  25. Employment of Counsellors and Resource Teachers During the Summer Vacation
  26. Provisions Governing Employment of Consultants
  27. Transfers
  28. Personnel Development Program
  29. Parking Facilities for Employees
  30. Discipline
  31. Personnel Files and Adverse Reports
  32. Harassment
  33. Lists of Names and Addresses
  34. Contracting Out
  35. Position Not Covered by Collective Agreement
  36. Joint Committee
  37. Compassionate Care Leave
  38. Definitions – Department of Education.

Schedule I – Promissory Note

Appendix A: Basic Salary Schedule with Dental Plan

Memorandum of Agreement Between the Winnipeg School Division and the WTA

Code of Rules and Regulations

Chapter 1: Authorized Services
Chapter 2: The Administration of a School
Chapter 3: Pupils
Chapter 4: Instructional Staff
Chapter 5: Leave of Absence

Appendix B: Excerpt of Policy GCBD From the Winnipeg School Division Policy Manual

  1. Maternity Leave
  2. Parental Leave (Spousal)
  3. Adoptive Leave
  4. Leave of Absence – Teaching/Clinical Staff
  5. Personal Business Leave
  6. Exchange Leave
  7. Loan of Service
  8. Definition of Partner
  9. Employees Covered by Collective Agreements
  10. Schedule C – Regular Teacher
  11. Schedule D – Limited Term Teacher
  12. Substitute Teacher