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Schools:Together Term 2 – Union News

Posted by Kate Flanders on April 20, 2017

With Term 2 underway there are some important union activities happening. Read on below to find out more.


Child Safety: How do you feel about indemnity insurance?

Posted by Dee Spink on April 19, 2017

Your Child Safety delegates would like to ask you: do you support applying a small levy to membership fees for Child Safety members so that you would have professional indemnity insurance?

Your delegates have recently had a lot of conversations about individual protections for Child Safety members, in light of unrelenting media attention and continual pressure from workloads.


Labour Day in Maryborough

Posted by Allison Finley-Bissett on April 18, 2017

Labour Day 2017 is just a few weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email from last week to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Maryborough.

Maryborough’s Labour Day and Family Fun Day is on Sunday 30 April. Labour Day is always a great family day to celebrate being union and enjoy the company of your fellow Together members, I hope you can come along and join us!


Labour Day in Brisbane

Posted by Kate Flanders on April 18, 2017

I hope you had a safe and happy Easter period.

Our Labour Day celebrations are now just under two weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Brisbane.

Brisbane’s Labour Day and Family Fun Day is on Monday 1 May.


Corrections: public holiday rates for working Easter Sunday

Posted by Michael Thomas on April 13, 2017

We emailed you yesterday about the fact that Easter Sunday had recently been declared a public holiday in Queensland but the government's industrial arrangements for CCOs did not reflect that.

As a result of the concerns raised by delegates and the action taken both through the Department and the QIRC, the government has issued the following direction to all agencies:


Labour Day in Bundaberg

Posted by Donna Webster on April 12, 2017

Labour Day 2017 is just a few weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email from last week to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Bundaberg.

Bundaberg’s Labour Day and Family Fun Day is on Saturday 29 April. Labour Day is always a great family day to celebrate being union and enjoy the company of your fellow Together members, I hope you can come along and join us!


Labour Day in Townsville

Posted by Norm Jacobsen on April 12, 2017

Labour Day 2017 is just a few weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email from last week to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Townsville.

Townsville Labour Day is on Monday 1 May and celebrations will be bigger and brighter than ever this year, full of activities for union members, their families and community supporters.


Child Safety: What does yesterday’s announcement mean?

Posted by Dee Spink on April 11, 2017

You would have seen the Premier and Minister's announcements yesterday regarding the Queensland Family and Child Commissioner's review of the department's actions in relation to the Mason Lee case.


Labour Day in Rockhampton

Posted by Ashleigh Saunders on April 11, 2017

Labour Day 2017 is just a few weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email from last week to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Rockhampton.

Rockhampton’s Labour Day and Family Fun Day is on Monday 1 May. Labour Day is always a great family day to celebrate being union and enjoy the company of your fellow Together members, I hope you can come along and join us!


Labour Day in Mackay

Posted by Dolph Lossberg on April 11, 2017

Labour Day 2017 is just a few weeks away and I just wanted to follow up on Alex’s email from last week to give you a bit more information on our Labour Day event in Mackay.

Mackay’s Labour Day and Family Fun Day is on Monday 1 May. Labour Day is always a great family day to celebrate being union and enjoy the company of your fellow Together members, I hope you can come along and join us!


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