School Board Meeting Minutes: November 2, 2015 - Special
Category : School Board Meeting - Minutes
Published by Michelle MacLeod [Michelle MacLeod] on 12/01/2015


Central Office
Sydney, N.S.
November 2, 2015


SPECIAL BOARD MEETING

(1) CALL TO ORDER:

A Special Board meeting of the Cape Breton-Victoria Regional School Board was called to order today beginning at 5:00 p.m.


(2) RECORD OF ATTENDANCE:


Present: Lorne Green, Chair Sandra Margettie Steve Parsons
Joan Currie John Berk Yvonne Kennedy
Barb Mercer Fred Tilley Jackie Organ
Joyce LindJack Toomey Stewart Matheson
Gary Fraser
Absent (sent regrets): Darren Googoo Charlotte Shaw Kevin Ruelland
Absent: n/a
Also, Present: Beth MacIsaac, Superintendent
George Boudreau, Director of Financial Services
Wendy King, Director of Human Resource Services
Paul Oldford, Director of Operational Services
Cathy Viva, Acting Director of Programs & Student Services
John Astephen, Regional Education Officer
Michelle MacLeod, Board Recording Secretary


(3) NEW BUSINESS:

a. Director of Human Resources, Ms. Wendy King - School Clerical



(4) SCHOOL CLERICAL:

Ms. King, Director of Human Resources, noted that in the past the process offered the vacant positions to the displaced employees first, followed by any positions which were left were posted to the full membership.

Lengthy discussions ensued regarding the process. Concerns were expressed with regards to decreases in clerical staffing.



(5) IN-CAMERA SESSION:

Moved by Commissioner Margettie
Seconded by Commissioner Tilley

That the Board go to an in-camera session. . .

Motion carried
2015-11-01



Commissioner Matheson chaired the In-Camera session. . .



Moved by Commissioner Green
Seconded by Commissioner Berk

That the Board rise and report. . .

Motion carried
2015-11-02



Mr. Oldford left the meeting at 6:10 pm

Commissioner Tilley left the meeting at 6:20 pm

Commissioner Currie left the meeting at 6:23 pm

Commissioner Matheson advised that the Board discussed a Human Resources matter. . .



(6) New Business:



(7) Adjournment of the meeting. . .

the meeting adjourned at 6:20 p.m.





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LORNE GREEN GEORGE BOUDREAU
BOARD CHAIR BOARD SECRETARY