Pages with topic "Member Action"
24 May 2017 : The numbers don't lie: join a union for better pay
The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics data, combined with recent wage outcomes in our sector, provide a clear and compelling message – join your
union for better pay
The Turnbull Government has backed down from its attack on paid parental leave (PPL) – and so called “double dippers” – abandoning legislation that would have stopped women from accessing employer paid parental leave in addition to the government funded l…
White Ribbon Day holds special significance to Independent Education Union Queensland and Northern Territory (IEUA-QNT) members as they acknowledge the inclusion of domestic violence leave in their collective agreements.
24 Nov 2016 : Chapter action prevents redundancies for cleaning staff
The support and action of members from a Sunshine Coast Lutheran school has prevented a series of redundancies for its cleaning staff.
23 Nov 2016 : White Ribbon Day - how schools make a difference
Friday, 25 November is White Ribbon Day—a day to campaign for the prevention of violence against women and girls and a chance to provide positive examples for the next generation.
1 Mar 2016 : Union and community campaign helps baby Asha stay
The united efforts of IEUA-QNT members in solidarity with other unions and the wider community has ensured a small victory for baby Asha – a 12-month-old girl who was receiving medical treatment in Australia for burns sustained in a Nauru detention centre…
16 Feb 2016 : Thousands of Queensland Catholic school teachers and support staff set for full day strike and rally next week
Over 8500 Catholic school union members across 242 school sites are authorised to stop work next Thursday 25 February with the majority set to take full day strike action as concerns regarding increasing workloads and inequitable wages remain unaddressed …
2 Dec 2015 : Children out of onshore detention by Christmas
The Senate has passed four key bill amendments to ensure the release all children from detention within 30 days. However, these crucial amendments must be passed by the House of Representatives in order to become legislation and before children gain their…
15 Oct 2015 : Sign the 3Rs petition!
Sign our petition and make sure Queensland Catholic school employers learn the 3Rs: RECOGNISE, RESPECT, REWARD.
15 Sep 2015 : QLD Catholic school employees stop work this week
Over 6,300 Catholic school union members in 173 schools across Queensland are authorised to commence protected industrial action this week including stop work action this Wednesday 16 September and Thursday 17 September.
4 Sep 2015 : Chapters across Queensland endorse protected action
87% of those members who voted endorsed the protected action ballot.
19 Aug 2015 : The 3Rs: send a campaign postcard
22 Jul 2015 : Catholic employers' lack of consideration rejected
An advisory survey of Queensland Catholic school members has indicated an overwhelming rejection of any collective agreement which ignores employees’ legitimate concerns, places them at financial disadvantage and fails to address real work issues.
14 Oct 2014 : A time to say thanks: School Officer Day 2014
School Officer Day is a celebration day to recognise the important contribution School Officers make in providing quality education. Chapters will hold celebratory morning teas and take the opportunity to say 'thanks' to their School Officer colleagues.