Pink Listing Lifted
Marshall Jarvis, General Secretary of the Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association (OECTA) sent an email to the Toronto Occasional Teachers’ Bargaining Unit (TOTBU) advising TOTL that as a result of the tentative agreement reached between Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) and the Toronto Elementary Catholic Teachers (TECT) the pink listing of the TCDSB was lifted immediately September 3, 2016 at 4:55pm.
Therefore, all qualified occasional teachers on the Long Term Occasional List may now apply for any permanent positions that are posted on the elementary panel in the future.
SEMS: New Call Out Area Now Available
Please be advised that effective September 2016, the Human Resources Department has made some improved modifications to SmartFind Express offering new Call Out Areas. From the four existing Districts, Etobicoke, North York, Toronto and Scarborough, TCDSB will now be offering a total of eight Districts:
The Human Resources Department is pleased to announce that the new SmartFind Express Districts are now available. You are advised to update your SFX (SEMS) Preference Form, on line at your earliest convenience in order to select the new areas you wish to be called out by SFX (SEMS). Please log on to the ESS (Employee Self Service) website on the Board Portal and select “SEMS Preference Form”.
Note: If you do not update your SFX (SEMS) Preference Form, the areas you have previously selected i.e. Etobicoke, will continue to call you for all schools within the Etobicoke area, meaning all schools in Etobicoke South and Etobicoke North.
Enclosed please find a map identifying the schools by area. This should assist you in completing your Preference Form.
If you experience any difficulty, the SEMS Help Desk will be more than happy to assist you. They can be reached at 416-222-8282 ext. 5344.
Supervisor of Human Resources
Occasional Teachers, APSSP, SmartFind Express, Records Management
Collective Agreement 2014-2017
Please note that the Collective Agreement between the TCDSB and TOTBU is NOW AVAILABLE online for downloading here or on the TCDSB website