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

  • Federal election washup

    The re-election of a Coalition government means a continuance of previous policies, including on the future of the early childhood education sector.

    27 May 2019
  • ERO Case

    The IEUA is entering the final stages of our Equal Remuneration Order case at the Fair Work Commission.

    27 May 2019
  • Queensland teachers locked out for wearing badges

    Teachers at Langports English College in Brisbane have been locked out of their workplace simply for wearing badges in support of fair and reasonable industrial claims.

    24 May 2019
  • NAPLAN validity called into question

    Peak bodies, teachers, parents and students are questioning the validity and future of NAPLAN testing after the disastrous roll-out of the online test last week.

    24 May 2019
  • The fight for a progressive, fairer Australia must continue: Mark Morey, Unions NSW

    Unions NSW has released a statement following the weekend's election result, with Secretary Mark Morey describing the result as disappointing while calling for continued campaigning and effort.

    21 May 2019