Staff at Broadview Nursing home ratify new contract

September 13, 2013 at 5:30pm

On September 11, 2013, the 60 health care providers working at Broadview Nursing Centre in Smiths Falls.

The two-year contract includes wage increases in the form of lump sums. Full-time workers receive $400, and part-time receive $200, in the first and second year of the deal. Language improvements address part-time availability, to every other weekend instead of the previous two out of every three weekends, and sick days may now be carried over to the following year.

Union Negotiating Committee: Ashley Colling, Geneva Donaldson, Servicing Rep Jacques Niquet, and Union Rep Paul Hardwick.