Welcome to the Vernon Teachers' Association!
We support and represent our members in Vernon, Lumby and Cherryville (within School District #22).
Our commitment to our members is to advocate for a safe space where members are valued, respected, and feel a sense of belonging in order to meet their emotional, mental, spiritual and physical needs.
We value our members' voices and energy. We support members with resources to engage and elevate the profession.
We believe that with ample support and space members will courageously and confidently embrace their creativity and passion. This will result in members flourishing in their profession while experiencing peace of mind and joy.
Meet Our Executive & Staff Members
Our members are always helping you to succeed
Billie Jo Beaudoin
VTA Office & Beairsto Elementary
VTA Office & WL Seaton Secondary
2nd Vice President
Our Latest News
Keep up to date reading our latest news
RED for BC ED
Teachers call for stronger safety measures from PHO as WorkSafeBC reports large jump in COVID-19 claims New WorkSafeBC data shows a 250% increase in occupational COVID-19 infection claims in the education services sector since early December, intensifying BC teachers’ calls for enhanced safety protocols in schools. BC teachers are at a significantly greater risk of […]
New Teacher Grant
The District PD committee has established a New Teacher Grant of $2000 for the 2020-2021 school year. This is for any teacher who has 5 years or less teaching experience in BC, or any teacher who is new to their role. If you have used all of your individual school PD funds then you can apply for […]