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This April, ECC management announced major changes to teachers' working conditions.
• New contract renewal guidelines
• Revisions to teachers' work codes.
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The 19 minute question - 11 Apr 2013 - english - ECCIn the past, ECC teachers punched in and out using time cards. With the introduction of the IC system, teachers touching in or out, outside of the permitted time frame (19 minutes), results in a "syst ...read more
Job security at ECC...coming soon?? - 11 Apr 2013 - english - ECCThe General Union's campaigning for job security at ECC has seen some major changes. From this spring teachers can become seishain and are also one step closer to permanent employment.
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Take the Annual ECC Teachers' Survey - 11 Apr 2013 - english - ECCIt's that time of year - time to take the Annual ECC Teacher's Survey. What do you think about the new SD evaluation? Are you happy with your salary increase? Many ECC employees get bonuses,shouldn't ...read more
Pay Negotiations at ECC - 15 Mar 2013 - english - ECCIn line with ECC's improved financial state, the General Union submitted an across the board 10 percent pay raise demand for instructors. From the beginning, ECC rejected the percentage increase submi ...read more
YOUR rights are at risk! - 30 Jan 2013 - english - ECCECC wants to restrict your private lives, and dictate who you can socialize with. Your personal rights are endangered.
Now’s a good time to support yourself and your colleagues in fight ...read more
Open ECC Branch Meetings (Osaka and Nagoya): ECC Proposes Major Changes to Working Conditions - 9 Jan 2013 - english - ECCECC has contacted the union over the introduction of a new clause to employment contracts that prohibits socialization with students. The union is concerned that this is an infringement of your rights ...read more
ECC teachers demand job security, pay rises - 16 Dec 2012 - english - ECCBranch members at ECC have submitted demands for unlimited term contracts for those seeking more permanent type employment, contract completion bonuses for those who are on one year contracts and a 10 ...read more
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
Coolbiz: A Health Hazard? - 1 Aug 2012 - english - ECCMost workers welcome the introduction of Coolbiz, and the relaxed summer dress codes. It was a buzz work for work efficiency and economic stimulus during Junichiro Koizumi’s reign as Prime Minister. H ...read more