Premier gives teachers a lesson in contempt

Premier Will Hodgman delivered teachers a lesson in contempt and disrespect when his government announced schools closures half an hour before a meeting scheduled that could have averted action, the AEU said today. The Hodgman Government then compounded the disrespect...

Premier must explain why he’s closing schools – again

Premier Will Hodgman must explain to students and parents why teachers, support staff and educational leaders in schools and TAFE are forced to walk off the job next week to secure immediate fixes for workload and fair pay, the AEU said today. AEU teachers, support...

Relief Teachers – A Pathway to Permanency

What does the AEU Counter-Claim mean for Relief Teachers? Some relief teachers have expressed concerns about changes proposed by the State Government in their latest Teachers Agreement offer. The government is maintaining a position of reducing the current relief...

Teachers reject Premier’s offer – it fails our students

Teachers and principals have voted overwhelmingly to continue their campaign for respect for educators and a better deal for students, the AEU said today. Premier Will Hodgman has failed to adequately address key concerns of educators like more in-class support for...

Legal Advice for AEU Members

We have a working arrangement with leading Tasmanian law firm Ogilvie Jennings which enables members to be given discounted fees including an initial appointment on any matter at no charge and standard wills at no charge.