Supporting the independent education community

News

  • International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

    In a year that’s seen violence against women escalate dramatically due to the COVID-19 pandemic, observing International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women has never been more urgent.

    25 Nov 2020
  • AIS schools pay offers map

    25 Nov 2020
  • 98% vote ‘Yes’ for new Catholic Systemic EA

    Congratulations to the thousands of members in Catholic Systemic schools who voted in favour of a new Enterprise Agreement. A fantastic 98% of votes went in favour of the union endorsed deal, that will secure 2.3% pay rises for next year as well as make meaningful impacts on your accreditation and entitlements.

    25 Nov 2020
  • NewsExtra: Catholic independent schools - Model A

    An enterprise bargaining update for members in the Model A grouping of Catholic independent schools, bargaining as a separate group for new Teachers and Support Staff Multi-Enterprise Agreements (MEAs).

    25 Nov 2020
  • You're invited: We Won't Wait 16 days of action

    Members are invited to the launch of Unions NSW's ‘16 Days of Action for the Elimination of Violence against Women’ and the new workplace resource “Working From Home Isn’t Safe When Home Isn’t Safe: How to respond to family & domestic violence in home-based workplaces.”

    24 Nov 2020
  • News release: Union expertise crucial to Mitchell’s new teacher model

    The Independent Education Union of Australia is concerned that NSW Education Minister Sarah Mitchell’s plans to develop new pathways into teaching will result in yet another token effort to address the profession’s significant concerns.

    13 Nov 2020
  • Voting issue at Sydney Catholic Schools: Religious Education Coordinators left off voting list

    The union has established that 167 Religious Education Coordinators in Sydney Catholic Schools were incorrectly left off the voting list for the new Enterprise Agreement. New instructions have been sent out late this afternoon, Thursday 12 November.

    12 Nov 2020
  • Known voting issue affecting support staff in Diocese of Wagga Wagga

    The union has been made aware that at least 109 support staff in the Catholic Education Diocese of Wagga Wagga have been incorrectly left off the list to vote on the new Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2020. The union has identified the issue, and the issue has been raised with the diocesan leadership for rectification.

    12 Nov 2020
  • Known EA voting issue at Diocese of Wollongong

    The union has been made aware of an administrative error affecting the Catholic Education Diocese of Wollongong (CEDoW) that has seen a number of members without the opportunity to cast their ballots for the Catholic Systemic Schools Enterprise Agreement 2020.

    10 Nov 2020
  • Experiencing difficulties voting for the Catholic Systemic Enterprise Agreement 2020?

    Are you experiencing difficulties with the voting process for the Catholic Systemic Enterprise Agreement 2020? Members should have received an email yesterday inviting you to cast your vote for the Catholic Systemic Enterprise Agreement 2020. Please ensure you cast your vote in the ballot about the enterprise agreement being conducted by the Australian Election Company on behalf of your employer.

    10 Nov 2020