Please note the most recently ratified CA is currently undergoing editing. The Memorandum of Settlement is available for members to view.

Unit 1 Welcome Letter

A welcome letter from the Executive Committee to all Unit 1 members.

Unit 1 Members Manual

Information about the local as well as an overview of benefits. 

Description of Duties and Allocation of Hours (DDAH) Form

A filled-out version of the DDAH form should be provided to you by your hiring Department before your appointment begins. Signing this form does not mean you agree with everything in it, merely that you’ve seen it. You can always dispute the way hours are allocated once you start work.

Workload Review Form

Members who have reason to believe that they may be unable to perform the duties specified in the job description within the hours outlined in the DDAH should fill out the Workload Review form and submit it to their department.

Unit 1 TA Training Request Form

Use the TA Training Request form to request up to 4 hours of training. For more information about the TA training available to members, please visit the TATP website.

Unit 1 Course Instructor Training Request Form

First time CIs, use this Training Request form to request 6 hours of training. For more information about the CI training available to members, please visit the TATP website.

Paystub Information

Click above for instructions on accessing your paystub.

Hiring Summary

A useful fact sheet on how hiring should work at UofT.

Guide to the Grievance Process

A pamphlet demystifying the grievance process for teaching assistants and sessional lecturers at the UofT. If you are experiencing work-related problems please read this pamphlet and contact us.

Employment Insurance Guide

A pamphlet to provide information on Employment Insurance (eligibility, how it works, etc.). NEW updated version coming soon!

Guide on Workplace Harassment

This guide outlines what is harassment, and how the Local can help you.