MPB Training Programs
The training programs of the Merit Protection Boards focus on merit based selection. They also cover a wide range of personnel decision making. A merit protection trained person is required on all selection panels and in many other situations where personnel decisions are made.
2013 Training Dates are listed here.
Principals / Teachers / Education Support Class
- Principals who have been accredited may be called on to assist on principal selection panels.
- Teachers who have been accredited are available to assist principals with personnel management decision-making where panels include a merit protection accredited teacher. These panels are for teacher selection, higher duties, special payments, employment annulment after satisfactory probation, extension of probation period, deferral of increment and non-endorsement of teaching practice for leading teacher accreditation.
- Accredited Education Support staff are available to assist principals in decision-making concerning selection, higher duties, special payments, and deferral of increments.
- Good practice checklist (Word - 131Kb)
Accredited public servants are available to assist in decision-making in the principles of merit and equity for manager and staff in the public service. This training supports the implementation of the VPS staffing guidelines.