Supporting Hillcrest, One-Year Commemoration ceremony

In the lead up to anniversary of the tragedy that happened at Hillcrest Primary School last year, our thoughts are with the children, their families and the whole of the North West community at this difficult time. The AEU Tasmania Branch continues to support members on the North West following last year’s December 16 tragedy […]

Executive Member Spotlight: Nanna Jansen-Munday

As an Education Support Specialist (ESS), I enjoy working with students in small groups in various programs across our school. One of these programs, Hands-on Learning, gives students a sense of belonging; seeing these students grow, succeed and engage with the real world is a delight.  Being a part of the AEU Executive enables me […]

End of year President’s message

There are several words that come to mind when I think about how to sum up 2022. But in a year educators were challenged in more ways than one, one word stands out. Proud. As I attended my daughter’s end of year Leavers’ Dinner, I reflected on all the amazing work coming out of Tasmanian […]

New face joins the AEU!

AEU Tasmania is pleased to welcomed on board new Southern Organiser Miranda Debeljakovic. Miranda brings a wealth of experience to the role, having worked as a teacher at Kingston High School for the past three years. Prior to that Miranda worked as a Year 12 tutor, a Teacher’s Assistant, a football coach, and a swimming […]

Welcome our newest AEU Members!

A very warm welcome to the new members who joined Tasmania’s largest voice for public education during Term 4. We look forward to working with all new members who have come on-board this year and we encourage everyone to get involved with their union – there are so many ways to do so, including joining an […]

Important all member survey

As we near the end of the year, AEU members are busy, but it is important we take the time to reflect and prepare for 2023 before a well-earned break. Please take 5 minutes to complete this AEU Member Survey – your feedback will guide your AEU in 2023 and beyond. TAKE THE SURVEY HERE […]

Wins, Ballots and Negotiations Update

Strong member action has seen significant progress achieved for educators as we seek the Lifting Learning reform our school communities need and deserve. Negotiations on a new Teachers Agreement will continue and while there has been a lot of progress, there are plenty of high priorities in our Teachers Log of Claims that have NOT yet […]

How having a Health and Safety Rep can benefit your workplace

WHEN TAFE teacher Amanda Howell noticed something at work that wasn’t quite right, she knew she had to act. Ms Howell, a TasTAFE Risdon campus AEU Health and Safety Rep [HSR], was recently alerted to an issue in her workplace that she said management hadn’t addressed. “I investigated a matter, then sent it through to […]