The OECTA PVNC Unit has approximately 942 teachers** in 37 locations. The 30 elementary schools employ 601 while 6 secondary schools have 331 and the Catholic Education Centre has 22**
|Area||Schools||Elementary Schools||Secondary Schools||Teachers||Elementary Teachers||Secondary Teachers|
(Note: these figures represent the mailings requested by staff representatives including 22 teachers employed at the CEC**)
The 2023 – 2024 Unit Executive is composed of 14 teachers, 12 elected and 2 appointed*, who meet on a regular basis to handle the business of the Unit.
|President||Bart Scollard||Local Unit Office|
|Elementary Vice President||Joe DeVuono||St. John Paul II Elementary|
|Secondary Vice President||Della Stewart Figueira||St. Stephen Secondary|
|Treasurer||Grant Dafoe||St. Domenic|
|Recording Secretary||Donna Lynn Paquette||St. Joseph French Immersion Centre|
|Councillor Peterborough||Patricia Bell||Occasional Teacher|
|Councillor Peterborough||Jason Hogan||St. Joseph Douro Elementary|
|Councillor Victoria||Dan Piggott||St. Thomas Aquinas Secondary|
|Councillor Northumberland||Tara Lynn Simpson||St. Joseph Cobourg|
|Councillor Clarington||Nancy Watt||St. Stephen Secondary|
|Councillor Clarington||Steph Dahl||St. Francis of Assisi Elementary|
|Councillor OT||Trixie Taylor||Local Unit Office|
|Councillor New Teachers*||Jeremie O'Brien||St. Joseph French Immersion Centre|
|Collective Bargaining Officer*||Andy Butler||Local Unit Office|
Unit Professional Development Funding
To assist our teachers in maintaining a current view of education, the Unit provides yearly subsidies of up to $350 for courses, conferences and in-service workshops. Applications for this subsidy are available to all teachers through their Staff Representative who maintains a copy in their Handbook. Briefly the procedure is:
- Application is sent in a minimum of two weeks prior to the event. Part A of the application is sent in along with supporting course / conference information.
- Application is returned within one week indicating approval or disapproval
- Claim for reimbursement must be submitted within 90 days of completion of course / conference / in-service. Part B of application is completed and all proper receipts are included.
- The subsidy will cover the cost of registration, accommodation, meals and transportation to a maximum of $350 per school year.