The Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) lately welcomed 18 District of Kent health and recreation instructors into the union.
These instructors already work on the Community Recreation and Cultural Centre and the Ferny Coombe Pool.
CUPE 458 president Darlene Worthylake stated by becoming a member of the union, the health and recreation instructors can profit from job safety and protections.
“To have them are available in underneath the identical contract as our union members that they’re already working beside is healthier throughout,” Worthylake stated in an announcement.
CUPE 458 represents greater than 500 municipal staff throughout the Fraser Valley, together with the District of Hope, the Fraser Valley Regional District and Harrison Hot Springs.