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Supplementary Employment Benefit Plan

An NSBI employee who applies for and is eligible for E.I. benefits under pregnancy leave, parental leave, or adoption leave shall be paid an allowance in accordance with the Supplementary Employment Benefit (S.E.B).

NSBI will maintain coverage for medical, extended health, group life and any other employee benefit plan and continue to pay its share of premium costs for maintaining such coverage during the period of Pregnancy, Parental and Adoption Leave.

Pregnancy Leave Allowance

Payments made according to the S.E.B. Plan will consist of the following:

  • One (1) week of pay at the equivalent of 75% of her weekly pay for the one (1) week waiting period to receive E.I. benefits;
  • Five (5) weeks of salary top-up at 93% of weekly pay.

Parental and Adoption Leave Allowance

Payments made according to the S.E.B. Plan will consist of the following:

  • One (1) week of pay at the equivalent of 75% of his/her weekly pay for the one (1) week waiting period to receive E.I. benefits (if applicable);
  • Ten (10) weeks of salary top up at 93% of weekly pay.

Contact Human Resources

Karen Chamberlain
People Services Administrator
902.424.8958
902.424.4572 (fax)
1.800.260.6682
careers@nsbi.ca