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ECC Union News October 2012 - 16 Oct 2012 - english - ECCHalloween Costumes
ECC has agreed to provide basic Halloween costumes at all schools. The union has asked ECC to explain what will be provided by October 20. ECC has sent all schools an ...read more
Working in an elementary, junior, senior high school? - 15 Oct 2012 - english - Private SchoolsFor many years the General Union has organised workers at private elementary, junior and senior high schools. In the recent period the situation in many of these workplaces has become dire and we have ...read more
Panasonic teachers keep their eye on the ball - 10 Oct 2012 - english - Matsushita ExcelAfter an important round of bargaining in July of this year where some important promises were made by the employer to the union, members are undeterred to still improve their economic situation.
Berlitz teachers get ready for new demands! - 10 Oct 2012 - english - BerlitzBerlitz teachers in the Kansai and Tokai areas are continuing consultations with union members to gear up for a new round of demands and negotiations.
At this point most of the demands ...read more
Tokai Branch Meeting & Elections - Oct 14 - 2 Oct 2012 - english - Tokai Nagoya ChubuMembers of the Tokai Branch are requested to attend our branch meeting as follows. The first part of the meeting, at 1:30pm, will include general business such as elections.
It will be ...read more
Workplace Rights Q & A Workshop - Oct 14 - 2 Oct 2012 - english - Tokai Nagoya ChubuDo you have questions about workplace issues or rights? Here's your chance. Come along & find out your rights. Bring a friend.
- My company says I can only take vacation in Obon and New ...read more
Gaba Union Branch Demands - 1 Oct 2012 - english - GabaOur demands are simple: Improve our working conditions
What you're missing out on - 1 Oct 2012 - english - GabaGo to any GABA orientation and they're quick to point out to you the freedom of picking your own working hours and choosing your own holidays. They don't underline the clear fact that even though you ...read more
What can you do? - 1 Oct 2012 - english - GabaThe General Union has made real improvements in the working conditions of teachers at other schools, such as ECC and YMCA. While it is true we are all free to look for another job, most likely it will ...read more
How do your conditions compare? - 1 Oct 2012 - english - GabaWe've heard many complaints from GABA teachers regarding their wages, and let's face it, ¥1500 for 40 minutes' work is not much money in an industry and company that makes money.
Do GAB ...read more