The School District of Manatee County has two different unions and three employment contracts covering union positions. The MEA union negotiates both the Instructional and Paraprofessional contracts.
To view these contracts please click on the appropriate link below.
(American Federation State and County Municipal Employees)
Custodians, Food Service Workers, School Bus Drivers, Bus Monitors, Warehouse Workers, Warehouse Drivers, Communications Technicians, and Maintenance Workers. A full listing of positions included in this unit can be found in Article I of the negotiated contract.
Teacher Aides, Teacher Assistants, Home School Liaisons, Educational Interpreters,Library Assistants, VPK Child Development Teacher Aides and Assistants, Social Educators, Sign Language Interpreters, Parent Liaisons and Administrative Parent Liaisons.
(Manatee Education Association)
Includes regular full time Teachers and Guidance Counselors. A full listing of positions included in this unit can be found in Article III of the negotiated contract.
North American Educational Negotiators
Provides support and information for management involved in labor negotiations.