Union fights for meaningful action and real change on International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day 2024, the Independent Education Union of Australia NSW/ACT Branch celebrates many union gains for women and looks forward to fighting for more.

With a total membership of more than 32,000, 76 per cent of whom are women, the IEU is proud to have achieved substantial pay rises in the Catholic systemic sector in 2023, including:

  • NSW teacher salary increases in NSW of 8% to 12%
  • ACT teacher salary increases of 11% to 19%
  • General employee (support staff) increases of 6.5% to 20%.