• Free, live coding workshops for kids May 24, 2020
    From creating online games to building websites, students now have access to free, live online coding workshops through the Ministry of Education website Keep Learning BC.
  • K-12 students to have optional in-class instruction on June 1 May 15, 2020
    Parents will have the choice of bringing their children back to class on a part-time basis this school year as part of BC’s Restart Plan, with the goal of returning to full-time classes in September 2020, provided it is safe to do so.
  • Joint statement on Child and Youth Mental Health Day May 7, 2020
    Judy Darcy, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions; Katrine Conroy, Minister of Children and Family Development; and Rob Fleming, Minister of Education; have released the following statement in recognition of National Child and Youth Mental Health Day:
  • Teachers, students playing virtually before Music Monday May 3, 2020
    Music Monday will be very different this year for students and teachers, but for Karen Withers’ class, their Monday lesson will start the way it always does - whether in school or virtually - with a joke:


The Human Resources Department is responsible for all processes related to hiring and supporting district employees.  This includes recruitment processes, employee documentation and record-keeping, contract interpretation and negotiation, communication of human resource policies, dispatch of casual employees, conflict management and dispute resolution, and assistance in change management and reallocation of resources.


Department Contact & Resource Information:


Acting Director of Human Resources
Kiran Bath      Tel: 250-638-4441
Email: kiran.bath@cmsd.bc.ca
Human Resources Officers  
Kyla Magnusson Tel: 250-638-4440
  Email: kyla.magnusson@cmsd.bc.ca
Denise McGillivray (Acting) Tel: 250-638-4403
  Email: denise.mcgillivray@cmsd.bc.ca
Chantal Callbreath Tel: 250-638-4430
Email: chantal.callbreath@cmsd.bc.ca
Payroll Clerks
Morgan Matzner
Tel: 250-638-4419
     (Support Staff & Casual)
Email: morgan.matzner@cmsd.bc.ca
Connie Lindsay (Acting)
Tel: 250-638-4404
     (Teachers/Exempt Staff)
Email: connie.lindsay@cmsd.bc.ca
Orientation Videos
Bullying & Harassment Prevention http://www.screencast.com/t/BjtLwdhaz
New Teacher Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/kzvHnwO4B
Teacher-on-Call Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/CPo3IM2ZGx
Support Staff Orientation http://www.screencast.com/t/yFUj690t1B7v
Employee Handbooks
New Teacher  Handbook New Teacher Handbook 2019
New Teacher Teaching on Call Handbook Handbook – Teacher on Call 2019
Education Assistant / Student Support  Handbook Education Assistants & Student Support
General Employee (Maintenance, Noon Hour Supervisor, etc. ) General Staff – Maintenance, Noon Hour, Clerical
Collective Agreements
CUPE 2052 (2014-2019) CUPE Collective Agreement 2019-2022
BCTF/CMTF (2013-2019)  BCTF CMTF 2013-2019


Employee  & Family Assistance Program
Call Toll-Free: 1-800-667-0993
Website:  http://www.fseap.bc.ca


2019-2020 Teacher Initiated Transfer Form CMSD82 2019-2020 – Teacher Initiated Transfer Request Form
2019-2020 Increase in Assignment Request CMSD82 2019-2020 – Increase in Assignment Request by Teacher Form



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Coming Events

  • March 17 - The provincial government suspended in-class instruction in all BC schools until further notice to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
  • May 6 - Education Committee Meeting (cancelled)
  • May 13 - Business Committee Meeting (rescheduled date)
  • May 18 - Victoria Day Holiday
  • May 27 - Cancelled Regular Public Board Meeting
  • May 29 - Professional Development Day