Supporting the independent education community

Teachers

  • Through every stage of your career, your Union is here for You, representing you industrially and professionally and supporting your individual needs in your workplace.
     
  • Pre-service teachers may access free membership during your initial teacher education degree. The Union runs a range of pre-service teacher and accreditation workshops throughout the year which you may attend.
     
  • The Union also provides a range of practical professional development and union training courses which are useful throughout your career.
  • The Union also provides a range of other popular and practical conferences and training opportunities of great value and interest wherever you are in your career.
     
  • The industrial representation provided by your Union ensures you and your colleagues maintain hard-won conditions, receive regular pay-rises and continue to make gains for your profession. For any individual needs, so long as you are already a member at the time the issue arises, the Union is just a phonecall away.  
     
  • At the end of your career, the Union is still here for you, with access to the Retired Members Association open to all retired members.

Your workplace news

  • Chinese students

    Recently, the media has been full of stories regarding the role of international students in the education sector, particularly in the light of the ongoing unrest in Hong Kong.

    08 Sep 2019
  • Legal matters

    In recent months, there have been some significant improvements to the prevailing modern award, the Educational Services (Post-Secondary Education) Award 2010.

    08 Sep 2019
  • Annual report

    In October, the NSW/ACT IEU will hold its Annual General Meeting, included in that is a report on the state of play in the private post secondary education sector.

    08 Sep 2019
  • Agreements

    Your Union continues to work away at improving working conditions for members across the sector.

    08 Sep 2019
  • Nineteen per cent pay rise for support staff in government schools

    Pay rises have just been agreed (on 3 September) for support staff in government schools, following an application by the Public Service Association (PSA).

    04 Sep 2019