A Catholic school member has recently had their classification level increased from Graduate 2 to Proficient 3 following a union-assisted application to recognise prior experience – leading to a more than $10,000 salary increase.
The collective action of IEUA-QNT members at Bundaberg and Glasshouse Christian Colleges has resulted in teaching staff at those schools now having access to the same salaries as their counterparts in the Catholic and state school systems.
Teachers and school support staff working in Carinity Education schools in Brisbane, Rockhampton, Gladstone and Hervey Bay were set to vote on taking protected industrial action at the time of publication in early November following an employer attack on their current working conditions.
Mass redundancies and the way in which they have been managed at Darwin’s Kormilda College have been condemned by our union.
As Australians face rising inequality and flat-lining wages, the Turnbull Government has continued its sustained attacks on workers.
Nominations are called for IEUA QLD & NT Casual Vacancies.
Teachers and school support staff working in Carinity Education schools in Brisbane, Rockhampton, Gladstone and Hervey Bay will vote on taking protected industrial action following an employer attack on their current working conditions.
Some of the country’s most promising young writers have been unearthed through our union's Literary Competition.
Radio advertisements air across Queensland calling for a just and proper resolution to the middle (and senior) leader wage rates under consideration by the Teacher Classification Review Joint Working Party.
Bianca Battoraro was recently announced as a finalist in the 2017 Queensland College of Teachers Excellence in Beginning to Teach Award but Bianca says succeeding as an early career teacher isn’t about having it all figured out.
Our union recently joined with unions from across the Asia-Pacific region at the Education International (EI) Asia-Pacific Regional Conference held in Kathmandu, Nepal on 10-12 October.
On Friday, 27 October 2017, IEUA-QNT members will celebrate World Teachers’ Day and take the opportunity to recognise that teaching is fundamentally about making high quality professional judgements in the interests of children and their wellbeing.