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

  • Legal developments

    For those colleges without an enterprise agreement (EA)...

    22 Jul 2018
  • Cut down on plastic bags?

    As part of our service to members, IEU mails its publications, Newsmonth, Bedrock and IE, directly to members’ homes in a plastic wrap...

    22 Jul 2018
  • Agreements

    A big part of the IEU’s work in the post secondary sector...

    22 Jul 2018
  • #ChangeTheRules

    The ACTU’s Change the Rules campaign is drumming up awareness...

    22 Jul 2018
  • Recruitment

    The post secondary sector is a small but active part of the IEU family...

    22 Jul 2018