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Fast-tracking unfair labor practice case against Minerva (BL Kids International School) - 17 Mar 2014 - english - OthersAfter an early morning secretariat meeting today, two union officers are busy preparing documentation to lodge an unfair labor practice case against Minerva Language Institute. We expect to be able t ...read more
Gaba Branch Organizing Committee - 8 Apr 2014 - english - Gaba
Privacy protection for Gaba instructors – Protecting personal information - 28 Mar 2014 - english - GabaThe union had received reports that some Gaba staff have not been following the company’s procedures and protecting instructors' information adequately.
When instructors are required to ...read more
こども英会話のミネルヴァ（BL Kidsインターナショナルプリスクール）を不当労働行為で緊急の救済申立 - 26 Mar 2014 - japanese - Kindergartens本日早朝の事務局会議の後、ユニオンの役員2名がこども英会話のミネルヴァに対する不当労働行為申立の準備にとりかかった。明日午後までには大阪府労委に提出予定だ。
こども英会話のミネルヴァは、ユニオンからの団交申入れに対し、出席者の数などに条件をつけようとしたり、大阪での団交開催を拒否したりと、この10日間のうちに3度も団交を拒否してきた。ユニオン、職場ともに大阪近辺である ...read more
Gaba lesson record Mindflash training: "NOT mandatory" - 19 Mar 2014 - english - GabaIn case instructors were wondering, despite the impression given by the latest MGI post on March 18th, the Mindflash training for the new lesson record system is not mandatory, and instructors cannot ...read more
Teaching math at Coco Juku? - 5 Mar 2014 - english - OthersCoco Juku is a new eikaiwa/English school chain that launched with a lot of fanfare in 2013. It is owned by Nichi Gakkan, that also happens to own Gaba.
It appears that Coco Juku is tr ...read more
Gaba Branch April Party 2014 - Spring Smash! - 5 Mar 2014 - bilingual - Gaba
No pay increases at ECC – Yet! - 5 Mar 2014 - english - ECCAll instructors should be aware that ECC will be mailing out your new contracts shortly. Please note that you will not be advised of your hourly pay increase. Unlike other years, ECC has prolonged ne ...read more
Berlitz members meet to plan bargaining strategy - 11 Feb 2014 - english - BerlitzGeneral Union members at Berlitz will meet this Sunday, 16 February to plan their third round of collective bargaining. Current demands include a 7% pay increase, pay for lock ups, union representatio ...read more
- 31 Jan 2014 - english - Berlitz