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 jumps to school closures ahead of resolving dispute

The Hodgman Liberal Government is set to announce school closures ahead of a meeting that could prevent them, with the AEU putting a resolution on the table. “It is typical of the disrespect for parents and educators from Will Hodgman that he plans to announce school...

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...

Public Holiday TOIL slashed for Support Staff

Beginning in 2014, your AEU campaigned for and won a 3 year agreement with DoE for Support Staff to receive an additional day of Time Off In Lieu (TOIL) where Easter holidays fell in the first term holiday period. The agreement covered the years 2014, 2015 and 2017...

EB Regional Meetings Invite

We have regional meetings scheduled right across the state from the 8thMay until the 17th May. We will be discussing the upcoming Enterprise Bargaining negotiations.