Welcome to CUPE 5050

CUPE Local 5050 represents some 1,200 school board workers with the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board (CBVRSB).

This includes the janitors, custodians, cleaners, bus drivers, mechanics, carpenters, electricians, plumbers, h vac technicians, computer technicians, systems administrators, teachers assistants, lunch bus and grounds supervisors, secretaries, student support workers, library technicians, inventory clerks, accounting clerks and other non-teaching staff that provide support and services to the CBVRSB.


Notice of motions to be discussed and voted on at our February Meeting , February 26th at 2pm at Sydney Academy

notice of motions jan 2017


Day Of Protest to support the Halifax Typographical Union

The True Story about the Chronicle Herald Strike

True Story





I would like to remind everyone not to engage in interviews or public comments; this also includes comments on social media. There is a communication policy with the board that employees must follow. The policy is available to view here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B65W3deqB-MPdkZCTWJDN3dlR1k/view  I encourage everyone to read it.

In Solidarity

Mary Jessome

President CUPE 5050