Pages with topic "Catholic"
18 Nov 2019 : Members take action over workload crisis: 196 Queensland Catholic schools authorised to strike today
Over 7000 Queensland Catholic school teachers and support staff from 196 Catholic schools across Queensland are authorised to take strike action today (Tuesday 19 November) as part of protected industrial action.
31 May 2019 : How valued is your leadership role?
Longstanding deficiencies with middle and senior leader arrangements will be a priority to resolve in the current Queensland Catholic school negotiations, as Assistant Secretary Brad Hayes reports.
Teachers applying for Highly Accomplished Teacher (HAT) and Lead Teacher will face intensive process for certification.
24 May 2018 : Catholic employers still in denial on middle leaders
Queensland Catholic school employers have insisted there is no problem with rates paid to middle leaders, despite members overwhelmingly endorsing the need to recognise and reward their work.
Staff in Queensland Catholic schools have overwhelmingly endorsed enhanced teacher classifications and salaries in a ballot which closed on Tuesday.
18 Oct 2017 : Campaign for Middle Leader recognition hits the radio
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.
A new initiative, supported by our union and affiliates of the Queensland Council of Unions (QCU), is bringing together school students across the Toowoomba region in an effort to promote racial tolerance and harmony in their community.
Applications are open for graduating teachers to fill positions in 2017 across a range of Queensland Catholic schools.
Catholic sector members are seeking to escalate their campaign with a new protected action ballot to consider additional protected actions as authorised members stop work for the seventh time later this week.
QLD Catholic employers have failed to listen to employee concerns put to their representatives at the Single Bargaining Unit (SBU) meetings. Chapters now asked to endorse a campaign which both focuses on each employer and makes the broader community aware…
19 Jun 2015 : Catholic publication commended
Members have welcomed a new publication from the Australian Catholic Council for Employment Relations (ACCER), Good Works: The Catholic Church as an Employer in Australia, noting its positive contribution to the treatment of Australian workers.
Catholic employers had finally agreed to begin collective negotiations with the first meeting set for 31 March, with members considering important issues during the unnecessarily long lead-in period. Employee representatives to the Single Bargaining Units…
5 Mar 2015 : Catholic Experienced Teacher 6 Application Training
Our union is offering Catholic Experienced Teacher 6 Training to help members prepare a quality application. Upcoming ET6 application deadlines are: week 2, term 2 and week 2, term 4.
2 Mar 2015 : QLD Catholic employers commit to bargain
Queensland Catholic employers have finally agreed to come to the bargaining table. The first meeting of the Single Bargaining Unit (SBU) is scheduled for Tuesday, 31 March 2015.
23 Feb 2015 : Queensland Catholic employees kept waiting
Employees are to be left waiting for bargaining to commence until Queensland Catholic employers determine otherwise. Members to reflect on their expanding roles while they wait.
Queensland Catholic employers have refused to set a time to begin negotiations and have not even given a commitment to negotiate a replacement agreement. Such action reflects a lack of respect for employees and jeopardises future wage increases.