Atlantic Young Professionals Committee - Terms of Reference

NAME:  Atlantic Young Professionals Committee (AYPC)

MANDATE:  Provide advice to the Regional Executive on matters related to young

professionals, increase confidence, skills, knowledge regarding the union among young

professionals and mobilize young professionals to play a role in building the union for

the future.

MEMBERSHIP:   Approved by the Atlantic Regional Director.  Open to members of PIPSC Atlantic Region in good standing.  Maximum of 8 members under 40, to include where possible, provincial representation – two from each Atlantic province plus the Regional Director and one member of the Regional Executive.

TERMS:  Four, two year terms.


  • Identify barriers for young professionals in the Public Service and PIPSC
  • Raise issues specific to young professionals
  • Foster relationships with like minded groups
  • Outreach to young professionals in the workplace
  • Educate youth on the union and its benefits
  • Liaise with Atlantic Regional Executive

SCREENING CRITERIA:  The following criteria may be used to assess the expressions of interest to select inaugural members of the Atlantic Youth Advisory Committee.

  • Under 40
  • Province of Residence
  • Branch Involvement
  • Group
  • Range of Union Experience
  • Submitted Rationale

Application Form.