OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle Call for Representative in Region 5, 6 and 7

Indigenous Circle / Cercle des autochtones

The OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle invites OPSEU/SEFPO members who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nation, Metis or Inuit) to apply for a position on the OPSEU/SEFPO Indigenous Circle to fill vacancies in Regions 5, 6 and 7.

The role of the regional representative on the Indigenous Circle is to create and maintain networks within the region, to develop and promote programs, to encourage First Nation (Status or Non Status), Métis and Inuit members to participate in union activities and to increase the awareness and understanding of Indigenous issues throughout the OPSEU/SEFPO membership.

Selection Process

The Member Equity Unit will ensure an anonymous selection process.

The Indigenous Circle will select a new representative from Regions 5, 6 and 7 based on the following considerations:

  • previous activist experience;
  • willingness to share cultural knowledge to the Indigenous Circle and OPSEU/SEFPO; and
  • openness to learning various Indigenous cultural activities.

To be considered, please complete the questionaire below by 5pm on Friday, Dec. 15, 2023.  Alternatively, you can download and complete this Word document and email it to the Member Equity Unit at equity@opseu.org no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday December 15, 2023.

If you have any difficulty reading the application, please contact the Member Equity Unit at equity@opseu.org