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Support Staff- Industrial Matters

Option to work extra two weeks (42 weeks) The additional two weeks can be worked any time during the year, including school holidays. Although tasks can be allocated according to your schools needs we would recommend that this be a flexible working arrangement. In the...

Mandy Jackson visits Brussels for a SS conference

Educational International – first global conference for Education Support Personnel (ESP) May 15-16th found me in Brussels, Belgium as one of the two AEU Federal delegates attending the first-ever global conference for Education Support Personnel (ESP). What an...

Support Staff Win

Over recent months we have been working in a southern school where we identified 11 Support Staff members who had not been receiving their entitlements of Toileting and Medical Procedure Allowances. Some of these claims go back several years. We took details of these...

Support Staff Week

A reminder for everyone to put Support Staff week (August 13-17) in your calendars and on your wall planners. Have you considered holding a function in your school to celebrate? Please find ‘Function Allowance Form’ under https://aeutas.org.au/forms/.  You can claim...

TRB, the DoE and Teacher Registration

Due to concerns and questions that have been put forward by members, we have been meeting with the TRB, DoE and the Minister to discuss the full registration process and other matters. In addition to this, representatives from the TRB spoke at our recent AEU Executive Branch Board meeting.

Factsheets Update

We have some useful additional information on topics relevant to members: New webpage on TRB here Factsheet on Managing Violent Behaviour here Factsheet on Duty of Care...

Women’s Officer Report

There are some fantastic informal Women's upcoming events, with the Anna Stewart Memorial Program and Women's Meet and Greets happening around Tasmania. All women members are invited to participate in the women's Meet and Greets. These will be informal meetings, where...

Support Staff Wrap June

This is just a short taster in anticipation of our bumper Support Staff newsletter due out next week! Laboratory Technician Formula There are ongoing meetings with the Department of Education on the Lab Tech Formula. The new proposed Lab Tech staffing formula will be...

June TAFE Update

Thanks to the TAFE members who attended the EB meetings we have devised a draft Log of Claims and National TAFE Day is soon upon us!

Nominations for Life Membership

The Australian Education Union's Federal Rules provides the opportunity to award Life Membership or Honorary Membership to individuals who have made an exemplary contribution to the affairs of the Union or to education in general. Nominations must be received by the...

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