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  • Conferences success

    In the last two weeks, the IEU has proudly hosted both our Early Childhood and Support Staff conferences, with great success.

    16 Sep 2019
  • Universal access funding review

    A review is being conducted by the Council of Australian Governments (COAG) into the Universal Access funding that supports children’s participation in 600 hours of preschool education in the year before school.

    09 Sep 2019
  • 20 September global climate strike

    The IEUA NSW/ACT Branch has passed a motion of solidarity with students and workers attending the 20 September climate strikes, and suggest potential options for school staff looking for ways to participate.

    09 Sep 2019
  • 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
  • Union elections

    Voting papers have been distributed to members to vote for Branch Executive and Branch Delegates to Federal Council.

    03 Sep 2019
  • Equal Pay Day

    Wednesday 28 August 2019 is Equal Pay Day, illustrating the 59 additional days from the end of the previous financial year that women must work to earn the same amount as men earn in twelve months.

    27 Aug 2019