What we do

Halifax Regional Centre For

 Education Support Staff


Local 5047 represents over 1600 employees of the Halifax Regional Centre For Education.  Members deal directly with students as Educational Program Assistants, Library Support Specialists, Assistive Technology Workers, Early Childhood Educators, Community Outreach Workers, and Aboriginal or African Nova Scotian Student Support Workers. 

Our members are usually school based, and support students in over 135 sites across HRM  –  from Sheet Harbour to Hubbards.