Nursing Staff a. The Employer shall schedule employees in each department. The normal shifts currently being worked in nursing are as follows:
Nursing Staff. The ordinary hours of work for a full-time Nursing Staff Employee shall be 38 hours per week and may be worked on any day from Monday to Friday between the hours of 6.30 am and 6.30 pm. The ordinary hours of work of a Nursing Staff Employee may be averaged over a period of a fortnight or four weeks.
Nursing Staff. The normal work day for Nursing Staff shall be eight (8) hours and five (5) minutes, which includes a five (5) minute period for the purpose of Report Time. This is an unpaid period and the employee, as part of the normal work day, must be at the Report Station dressed appropriately for work, a full five (5) minutes before the scheduled “on floor” nursing duties. The eight (8) hours and five (5) minutes includes one-half (1/2) hour lunch break. Where the lunch break is interrupted by a patient call, the break shall be extended for each call for fifteen (15) minutes or the length of the call, whichever is longer, but in no event shall the extension of lunch break time be longer than thirty (30) minutes.
Nursing Staff. The daily hours of work will be either four (4) hours inclusive of one (1) fifteen (15) minute break or eight hours inclusive of one-half hour for lunch. There shall be two (2) fifteen (15) minute breaks during the shift. The standard hours shall be: 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Nursing Staff. It is agreed that there shall normally be three (3) shifts. The first shift of the day shall commence at 11:00 p.m. and shall finish at 7:00 a.m. The second shift of the day shall commence at 7:00 a.m. and shall finish at 3:00 p.m. The third shift of the day shall commence at 3:00 p.m. and shall finish at 11:00 p.m. It is agreed that these shifts shall not be altered without the mutual agreement of the parties. Other shifts shall be scheduled by the Employer. In such cases, the Union shall be informed prior to the implementation and shall be given the opportunity to make submissions.