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Leaders & Innovators - program announced

Connect. Collaborate. Transform.June 22/23, Kingbridge Conference Centre, King CityIt happens here. Exceptional learning uniquely designed for you, the college leader and administrator.  Shared...

CAAT Retirement trends

New numbers released from CAAT Pension suggest that all employee groups are retiring just a little bit later. In 2013, administrators retired at an average age of 61.6, up from 59.8 in 2006. And the...

CAAT Pension and ORPP – what does it mean for you?

CAAT Pension has released a briefing note providing an update for all sponsors and members of the plan. At this time it appears that for full-time employees who are members of the Plan, there will be...

A special offer available exclusively to OCASA members

Coaching for leaders & managers: Coaching is a great way to get the support you need to achieve the results you want. It’s a collaborative and confidential process that can help you to develop...

Webinars: Performance Management

Two new webinars are ready to go. For more information about registering, click here.Coming up soonManaging in a unionized environmentSurviving the first two years of adminLegal perspectives...stay...

Do you know about Bill 8 and wage restraint? Deans will be especially interested!

Spring 2015 Update:Bill 8 received Royal Assent December 11, 2014. The College Employer Council has been developing an Executive Compensation Framework, ready to submit to the government for their...

Compensation Guidelines

OCASA’s submission to the College Employer Council, recommends 1.75% grid adjustment for admin not currently captured by the “designated executive” (as defined in the Broader Public Sector...

Credit transfer an issue whose time has come: Franklin

In what has become an annual address to the OCASA PD Conference, Linda Franklin says online education and transferability of credits to be two issues high on the priority list. Peer pressure on...

Compensation Guidelines

Each year, the College Employer Council provides Compensation Guidelines for administrative staff to colleges. Typically, these are released early in the fiscal year, April or May, depending on the...