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

  • Daley Labor Government would axe pay cap: Workplace Express

    Workplace Express is reporting that if NSW Labor wins the March 23 state election it will ditch public sector pay caps in favour of a bargaining framework that allows the IRC to grant productivity-based increases

    13 Mar 2019
  • Principals' Sub Branch update

    Principals' Sub Branch AGM was held on 9 February, with a group of enthusiastic principals elected to leadership positions.

    13 Mar 2019
  • Supervision training

    Supervising accreditation of early career teachers? New courses for you.

    13 Mar 2019
  • No 'them and us'

    New principal Belinda Burton said serving as an IEU Rep for more than 20 years has been no impediment to her promotion.

    13 Mar 2019
  • Annual wellbeing survey

    A nationwide survey found one in three Australian school leaders was physically attacked and one in two experienced threats of violence at work.

    13 Mar 2019