Press Release

Rebar Restaurant, Pay your Staff!

December 17, 2020 Press Release: Worker Solidarity Network Demands Missing Wages for Victoria Restaurant Employee VICTORIA, B.C. –  The Worker Solidarity Network (formerly the Retail Action Network), is launching a public petition to support a local restaurant worker in fighting for payment of missing wages.  The manager of Rebar Modern Food is refusing to pay three months of wages despite repeated calls from WSN, and the BC Employment Standards Branch…
Anna Gerrard
December 17, 2020
Press Release

Press Release: BC’s Retail Action Network Welcomes Mandatory Mask Announcement

November 20, 2020 MEDIA RELEASE VICTORIA, B.C. –  BC labour rights advocacy organization The Retail Action Network welcomes the news that mask-wearing has finally been made mandatory inside of BC’s retail stores, grocery stores, cafes and public areas. While the industry awaits specifics on how these regulations may be effectively enforced, the network of workers continues to call for more; the assurance of paid sick days for all employees covered…
Anna Gerrard
November 20, 2020
Job Postings

CLOSED – We’re Hiring: Legal Advocate Position

Details Job Title: Legal AdvocateStatus: Contract position (280 hrs total)Compensation: $20.00/hourHours: 14-30 hours/week (flexible)Start date: Mid-October 2020Application Deadline: October 2, 2020 This a short-term contract funded position through the Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ)  Program. The CSJ Program creates employment opportunities for youth, therefore the successful applicant must be between the ages of 15 and 30 at the start of employment. Organization Overview The Retail Action Network (RAN) is a non-profit …
Anna Gerrard
September 21, 2020