"A Union United; Will  NEVER Be Divided"

B.O.C.E.S Educational Support Personnel association

Cattaraugus - Allegany

 To represent the support personnel in collective  negotiations with Cattaraugus/Allegany BOCES in the  determination of their terms and conditions of employment  and administration of grievances arising there under.


BESPA-CA

BOCES Educational Support Personnel Association

Cattaraugus/Allegany Counties (BESPA C/A), is the representative unit for the BOCES Educational Support Personnel. We are  state affiliated with the New York State United Teachers (NYSUT), nationally, with the National Education Association (NEA), and American Federation Teachers (AFT). BESPA-C/A was established in 1988.

 

To assist each other in distress, promote unity and strength, and encourage legislation and public support f our Association.

 To promote reasonable methods of  work, secure standardized pay, and  seek security for the individual by  legal and proper means. 

To unite in one organization all persons employed in an educational support capacity by BESPA-CA. 

BESPA-CA

 To promote reasonable methods of  work, secure standardized pay, and  seek security for the individual by  legal and proper means. 





 

 To represent the support personnel in collective  negotiations with Cattaraugus/Allegany BOCES in the  determination of their terms and conditions of employment  and administration of grievances arising there under.

​​To assist each other in distress, promote unity

and strength, and

encourage legislation

and public support of

our Association.​

To unite in one organization all persons employed in an educational support capacity by BESPA-CA.