Union advocacy nets campus upgrades

A new staff room is being installed at TasTAFE Clarence campus following a strong union push. Having listened to member concerns and in recognition of the need for improved facilities, AEU TasTAFE Reps approached campus management citing the need for upgrades. The advocacy from Reps Ben Wright, Fiona Thollar and Deb Brewer has since resulted […]

TasTAFE course fees balloon as teacher exodus worsens

TasTAFE management must explain its decision to slap TasTAFE students with significant course fee increases when teacher salaries are falling behind the cost of living.  Meanwhile, TasTAFE teacher numbers fell by 27 in the 12 months to October, despite the Rockliff Government’s pledge for 100 new teachers.  TasTAFE’s announcement to hike fees by 6.5 per […]