Supporting the independent education community


The IEU represents principals and teachers holding comparable positions, such as directors of studies in ELICOS colleges.

The Union conducts regular meetings of principals to ensure we are able to vigorously and accurately represent your views and meet your particular needs.

For any questions regarding the Principals Branch of the Union, contact IEU Principals Branch Organiser Pam Smith via

Your workplace news

  • Christian schools Enterprise Agreement bargaining

    Christian schools Enterprise Agreement (EA) bargaining is underway for teachers in about 50 NSW Christian schools, but members are not happy with some of the proposals.The Union is working on their behalf.

    20 Feb 2018
  • Principals under stress

    The IEU thanks its principal members for their participation in the longitudinal...

    19 Feb 2018
  • NESA still struggling

    Principals may be aware that NESA is still having problems processing teachers’ accreditation.

    18 Feb 2018
  • Save the date

    School leaders are invited to attend the IEU’s Woman’s Conference ‘Changing the Rules for Working Women and for our Students in their Future Workplaces’ on Friday 24 August.

    18 Feb 2018
  • International movement and you

    Education International’s Task Force on Education Support Personnel aims...

    18 Feb 2018