Anne Bernier, president of the Union of Education Workers of Eastern Quebec (STEEQ- CSQ), affirms that the education sector is suffering. (File photo)
Anne Bernier explains that the rate of precariousness is extremely high for school support staff and that the average salary is very low. The agreement provides access to positions and a greater number of hours. But it will have to happen on the ground and we will have to see real positive effects quickly in the communities, underlines Ms. Bernier.
It's important to remember that no support staff in our schools, no school.
A quote from Anne Bernier, president of the Eastern Quebec Education Workers Union
She indicates that the national results of the votes on The agreement in principle will be known in the coming weeks and a new five-year collective agreement can then be signed.