Pages with topic "Teachers"
21 Oct 2020 : IEU recovers $35k in back-pay for member
An IEU teacher member has received $35k in back-pay after seeking our union’s support regarding a reclassification issue.
20 Oct 2020 : Meet our members who are TeachX Award finalists
Four IEUA-QNT members have been acknowledged for their inspiring contributions to the Queensland education sector by being nominated as finalists in this year’s TeachX Awards.
20 Oct 2020 : Members announced as finalists in TeachX Awards 2020
Several IEUA-QNT members have been acknowledged for their inspiring contributions to the Queensland education sector by being nominated as finalists in this year’s TeachX Awards.
12 Oct 2020 : World Teachers’ Day 2020: a chance to say thank you
On Friday 30 October, IEUA-QNT members and their state sector colleagues will celebrate World Teachers’ Day 2020.
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has published the 2020 Education at a Glance report which highlights the widespread neglect of the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector.
Several IEUA-QNT members have been acknowledged for their outstanding contributions within the Queensland Catholic education community at this year’s Spirit of Catholic Education Awards.
25 Aug 2020 : Sectors under stress: the impact of COVID-19
The Vocational Education and Training (VET) and English Language Intensive Courses for Overseas Students (ELICOS) sectors have been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, which has led to increased stress and uncertainty for our members.
25 Aug 2020 : Building your collegial community
IEU member and Gold Coast teacher Jessica Prouten provides her top tips for building your professional community – a critical foundation as you begin your teaching career.
21 Aug 2020 : Review reinforces need for permanent ECE funding
Members across the Early Childhood Education sector have renewed their campaign to Fund Our Future following the public release of the Universal Access National Partnership (UANP) final review report.
Brisbane Catholic Education’s (BCE) shameful decision to close Seton College is a blatant sell-out of students, parents and staff.
31 Jul 2020 : Queensland Lutheran school staff vote no to employer’s planned cuts to current working conditions
Teachers and school support staff employed in Queensland Lutheran schools have voted no to a substandard agreement proposed by their employer, Lutheran Education Queensland (LEQ).
New provisions aim to support teachers and school officers working with students who have identified learning needs.
17 Jul 2020 : Members' voices heard in VET sector review
Our union has made a submission to the Productivity Commission’s Review of the National Agreement for Skills and Workforce Development (NASWD) to ensure the professional voices of our members working in the Vocational Education and Training (VET) sector a…
1 Jul 2020 : Investment in inclusion support professional development critical, UNESCO report concludes
A new report published by The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has found Australian teachers need increased investment in professional development and training to effectively deal with students who have a disabilit…
25 Jun 2020 : New health and safety guidelines for boarding schools
The Australian Health Protection Principal Committee (AHPPC) have released an updated statement on how boarding schools and school-based residential colleges should manage the risks of COVID-19.
Despite the upheaval and challenges resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the guaranteed 1 July 2020 wage increase for Anglican school employees shows that ongoing collective effort of members results in improved workplace conditions.
11 Jun 2020 : Doing your tax in the time of COVID-19
With the majority of members having worked from home at some point this year due to the COVID-19 crisis, the implications for your tax return this year need to be minded carefully.
Some employees in the registered training and ELICOS sectors may be at risk of having their pay docked to compensate for incorrect JobKeeper claims made by employers.
28 May 2020 : Diary of an online teacher
IEU journalist Emily Campbell talks to members Kate Clout, Marianne Lucas and Terry Druery about their experiences teaching online and remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic.
With the recent changes to workplace operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the importance of establishing Working Groups (WG) in your workplace and electing a Health and Safety Representative (HSR) has never been so important.