VET Specialist Teacher Update

After representations from members as to their concerns around the ability to recruit and retain VET Specialist teachers in the DoE, your Union has been involved in negotiations with the Department.  Members raised equity issues where there were examples of teachers...

Fair Funding Now!

The AEU nationally is ramping up its new campaign “Fair Funding Now!” designed to secure the additional funding and resources that our public schools still need. The Gonski Review in 2011 found that public schools were desperately underfunded and that a new national...

Welcome Nick Donnelly, our new Organiser- Educational Leader

Welcome to Nick, who has recently started on as our new Organiser- Educational Leader in the AEU Hobart office. A word from Nick: It is a privilege to have been appointed to a newly created position with the AEU as the Organiser – Educational Leader.  I look forward...

Branch Executive visits the West Coast

On the 24th and 25th of May Branch Executive members from around Tasmania will descend on the West Coast. The two days will see Branch Executive attend sub-branch meetings at Mountain Heights School, Strahan Primary School and Rosebery District High School. This will...

Michelle Rippon wins Delegate of the Year

We are excited to announce that one of our amazing Reps, Michelle Rippon from Miandetta Primary School, was awarded Rep of the Year at the Unions Tas May Day dinner on the 4th of May. Congratulations to Michelle for your dedication and hard work. We are very proud of...