After five months of negotiations and member action highlighting the growing wage disparity suffered by Anglican school teachers, the employers have finally committed to a top teacher rate of $101,000 in 2018.
Claims by Catholic school employing authorities that school fee increases are required due to funding cuts are ‘simplistic’.
QIEU Life Membership awarded in 2017 to recognise an extraordinary group of people for their long and dedicated commitment to our union.
The success and achievement of our union depends on the commitment and passion of our members. Outstanding IEUA-QNT members were recently recognised at our union’s 2017 Annual General Meeting in late October for their contribution to and involvement in the movement.
Joining a long list of employers such as Streets and Murdoch University, Carinity Education is attempting to leverage unfair industrial rules to attack working conditions.
IEU calls upon the Federal Government to take immediate action and provide access to food, water, electricity and medical supplies to those men remaining within the detention centre located on Manus Island.
As December fast approaches and students ready themselves to walk through the school gates for the last time in 2017, many members will inevitably find themselves reflecting on the year that was.
After nine months of negotiations, Townsville Grammar School collective bargaining has resulted in enhanced wages and working conditions for employees.
A member has had her maternity leave payments secured after seeking assistance from our union’s Member Services Team.
Teachers and school support staff from Shalom Christian College in Townsville have been left shocked and bewildered after learning of the closure of the College’s secondary and boarding facilities through local media reports, the union representing employees said today.
As the community joins together to recognise White Ribbon Day on 25 November and speak out against family and domestic violence, unions continue their campaign for paid domestic violence leave for all workers.
The closure of a school in such a manner, in the absence of any staff or union consultation, was unprecedented.
85 staff to lose their jobs after announcement that College's secondary and boarding facilities will close. Simultaneous rallies in Townsville and Brisbane on THURSDAY 30 November 2017 will call for justice for staff and students.