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  • A final message from Secretary John Quessy

    Outgoing Secretary, John Quessy, writes a final message to members as he steps down from the post he has held for the last seven years.

    31 Oct 2019
  • Members affected by bushfires

    Members who intended to attend a union run online PD session this afternoon that have been affected by bush fire evacuations are advised that the PD session will be recorded by the PD team and made available online as soon as possible.

    29 Oct 2019
  • CSO staff vote to authorise industrial action

    Catholic Schools Office staff in the Maitland-Newcastle Diocese have voted to authorise Protected Action, as their campaign for guaranteed Enterprise Agreement coverage intensifies.

    28 Oct 2019
  • World Teachers' Day

    Most countries around the world celebrate World Teachers’ Day on October 5, when much of Australia is enjoying the school holiday period. Because of this, in Australia, World Teachers’ Day is celebrated on the last Friday of October instead.

    25 Oct 2019
  • The 'Ensuring Integrity' Bill must be stopped

    Members are encouraged to reach out to cross bench senators and demand they block the Morrison government's union busting legislation.

    24 Oct 2019
  • Bargaining begins for new EA

    IEUA NSW/ACT Branch Secretary John Quessy announces the start of bargaining for a new Catholic Systemic EA, in a message to members.

    24 Oct 2019
  • News Release: Curriculum Review - Give teachers the chance to teach, not prepare for tests

    The IEUA NSW/ACT Branch has welcomed the interim report from Professor Geoff Masters for the NSW Curriculum Review.

    22 Oct 2019
  • New Agreement for Uniting Care Centres

    The IEU has finalised negotiations for a new agreement for Uniting Care Early Learning Services. This agreement will cover 55 services.

    15 Oct 2019
  • Highly Accomplished - Lead Teacher pilot

    NESA are looking for participants for a second cohort of early childhood teachers for a pilot program starting in March 2020.

    14 Oct 2019
  • Advice for next generation of teachers

    Prospective teachers heard first hand what principals look for during interviews, at the IEU’s preservice teacher’s day recently.

    13 Oct 2019