The IEU represents university educated teachers employed in child care services in NSW and the ACT, including preschools, long day care centres and teachers that work in early intervention services.
The IEU has been successful in gaining improvements in pay and conditions for teachers in private and community based centres. We have also negotiated many stand-alone agreements for members employed in individual services, and other larger organisations such as KU Children's Services, Big Fat Smile, Goodstart to name a few.
If you would like your organiser to visit your centre please call the IEU on (02) 8202 8900. We also have a number early childhood trained organisers.
Members of ECS Council are elected by ECS members in various geographical regions in NSW and the ACT. They are employed in a variety of ECS centres. The ECS Council has an advisory role to the Union, Executive and officers.
Current Members of the Council are Gabrielle Connell - ECS Vice President and representatives from:
- Margaret Wayland - Sydney area
- Marie Jacobsen - Wagga/Albury
- Lyn Connors - Hunter/Newcastle
- Ariane Simon (St Stephens Preschool Normanhurst) - Sydney Area
If you are interesting in representing your area please contact the IEU.
Your workplace news
Congratulations to all school support staff whose hard work will be acknowledged on Support Staff Day on 13 June.07 Jun 2018
NSW Christian school teachers in the following schools will vote on a new proposed Multi Enterprise Agreement from 25 June to 29 June.06 Jun 2018
The Union is pleased to advise that an agreement has been reached between Christian Schools Australia (CSA)...05 Jun 2018
Catholic systemic school's have voted 'yes' to a proposed Enterprise Agreement.31 May 2018
Teachers and support staff in Catholic schools in the ACT and NSW have overwhelming backed a new enterprise agreement, with a resounding 98% voting in favour of its adoption.24 May 2018