Vital and Vibrant
Who Our Support Staff Are
Support staff are vital members of the educational team, and key to student success.
Support staff are also a major, growing segment of the OSSTF/FEESO membership. This diversity is a strength.
More than 25% of our 60,000 plus members work in such key roles as:
- Early Childhood Educators
- Office and clerical
- Custodians and trades
- University support staff
- Educational assistants
- Professional student services personnel
Support staff work in publically funded schools, private schools and universities as well as in consortia that offer support services to school boards.
Support for Support Staff
OSSTF/FEESO is committed to recognizing and supporting the contributions of our support staff membership.
Services for support staff include: bargaining; protective services; training and development; pensions and financial planning services; support for retired and voluntary members; purchasing discounts through our Edvantage program; keeping an eye on legislators and legislation; and educating politicians and the public on the value of public education through a variety of well-respected research studies and publications.
The Provincial Executive and local leadership are always ready to help answer your questions or address your employment issues.
To contact us, call 416-751-8300 in the GTA or 1-800-267-7867. If you like, you can also email us with your concerns.