Educators and support personnel have basic legal rights to safe, healthy and fair conditions at work.
You have the right to form, join, and support unions.
VEA’s Legal Division will help make sure your rights as a school employee are defended and protected. If you feel that you need guidance in the workplace or your rights have been threatened, contact your UniServ representative.
UniServ Directors work with VEA’s staff attorneys and can assist with:
VEA’s Office of Advocacy has staff attorneys and outside counsel to represent members throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to defend their employment rights. VEA attorneys can assist you with:
The average pay of Virginia public school teachers in 2019-20 was $57,665. That is $6,468 below the national average of $64,133.Take Action Now