Value Support Staff

It’s Support Staff Week 2019! Show Support Staff how much you value them by getting together with your workmates for a photo that backs a fair deal for Support Staff and quality education for all. Download a poster by clicking here. Print out the poster, take a...

Teachers secure bargaining offer that wins for kids

After 10 long months of negotiating and campaigning, teachers have secured a new offer from Government that secures key workload wins and fair pay and strengthens quality education in Tasmania, the AEU said today. “Teachers have won workload fixes that allow for more...

Teachers offer circuit breaker on new agreement

Tasmanian teachers are formulating a new revised bargaining offer, which includes a compromise on the AEU’s wages position, to put to the State Government on Monday and are calling on the Premier to ensure negotiations are swift and a deal can be reached this week,...

Teachers take their message direct to Premier

Tasmanian teachers are taking their message direct to the Premier and other Liberal MPs by making calls to their offices asking them to listen to educator concerns and find solutions before the beginning of Term II. “Will Hodgman has refused for two weeks to even talk...

Teachers reject plan to make them lowest paid

Teachers have again rejected the Government’s political plan to relegate them to lowest paid in the country and a plan that fails to address key issues such as large class sizes and lack of in-class support, the AEU said today. “The offer which has been rejected by...

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...