Welcome to the Halton Elementary Occasional Teachers Website! We  represent approximately 1150 employees of the HDSB who are Short Term (Daily) Occasional Teachers or Long Term Occasional Teachers.We  belong to the Elementary Teachers Federation of Ontario (E.T.F.O.).  As a Union group we protect the rights of our members, make sure the conditions of our Collective Agreement are in order and are being followed, and provide our members with information and connection to the Provincial-wide organization.    

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Sign Up for Email News

We want to keep you informed and actively involved in your union and we need your help! HEOT is in the process of gathering our members’ personal (non-Board) email addresses.  Doing this will enable us to send out mass emails … Continue reading

The Vote is in

ETFO members  and locals have voted  to ratify  the extension of our Collective  Agreement with the Government and OPSBA. It was passed by a double majority to extend the 2014-2017 collective agreements by two years to 2019. Thank you to … Continue reading

Urgent Message to Members re Extension

Members Bulletin #2 Q&A re Extension is now posted in Secure Services There is a Town Hall conversation ( via Phone) scheduled for Wed., March 1, 2017 from 7:30 to 8:30 PM  for all Occasional Teachers interested in more details … Continue reading

URGENT Message to Members re: Extension

1. Members;  Don’t forget that there is an urgent meeting for ETFO Members  on Wed., Feb. 22 at 5:00 PM – Oakville Conference and Banquet Centre.  Go to our website for details – www.haltonot.ca 2. There is a Town Hall conversation … Continue reading


ELEMENTARY TEACHERS’ FEDERATION OF ONTARIO HALTON LOCAL and  HEOT LOCAL TENTATIVE EXTENSION AGREEMENT: INFORMATION MEETING  ETFO will be holding a confidential, member-only information meeting about the two-year Tentative Extension Agreement that was reached during recent provincial bargaining. ETFO members will … Continue reading

A Night at the Movies for HEOT Members – Additional Information

Members;  This is an additional message to our membership about our upcoming Night at the Movies Since it is possible that some of you may have already seen LA LA LAND we have decided to expand our Movie night and … Continue reading

A Night at The Movies for HEOT Members and friends

As you have been  made aware we were waiting to hear from film.ca Cinema in Oakville as to which movies would be playing on Feb. 7th  We now have the list and have chosen LA LA LAND as our movie … Continue reading

Collective Agreement

The Halton Elementary Occasional  Teacher Collective Agreement 2014- 2017  is now posted for you  under Member Information.

Volunteer Opportunity at the RBC Canadian Open at Glen Abbey

The RBC Canadian Open is playing at Glen Abbey this summer from July 24-30, 2017, perhaps for one of the last times.  They are in need of volunteers to work at the Abbey. Volunteers are required to work a minimum … Continue reading

EI Reference Codes

The Reference Codes are only to be shared or used by employees who work in Ontario and live in the province of Ontario during the break periods. Workers who relocate during these periods to another province are to file a … Continue reading