Education: Your Together Union Update

Posted by Alex Scott on June 18, 2019

It was a hard weekend for many in the Upper Mount Gravatt State School community with classrooms destroyed by fire. The wonderful work of public servants in Infrastructure Services, Metropolitan Region and of course the school and other local schools means school is back today at UMGSS! Public Servants in DoE are truly incredible.

Health EB negotiations update in Mackay

Posted by Dolph Lossberg on June 18, 2019

This year, union members across Queensland Health are negotiating new collective agreements for wages and conditions. This will have a direct effect on your conditions of work and the standards of care you provide. 

The affect of the state budget on CSYW

Posted by Dee & Jo on June 18, 2019

Last Tuesday, Branch Secretary Alex Scott attended the budget 'lock up' with several other union leaders and government stakeholders.

Here are some highlights of the budget in regards to CSYW and YJ:

Consultation - THHS office accommodation at JCU

Posted by Norm Jacobsen on June 18, 2019

Under your collective agreement, Health management are required to consult with union members over changes to your conditions such as your roster, or organisation and reporting structure. I have been provided with documents outlining proposed changes and as part of the consultation process, I am sharing these documents with you.

JCU: Feedback Required - Consultation

Posted by Megan Denny on June 17, 2019

James Cook University has recently made contact regarding organisational change that they are intending to make in your workplace.

Please see AHPRA’s consultation outcome for the delivering a national compliance operating model that was received in our office this week.

State budget update: The LNP's response

Posted by Alex Scott on June 17, 2019

Last week the Queensland state government released the state budget. You can read the update we sent to our public servant members about the budget here.

Opportunity to attend union training in Townsville!

Posted by Norm Jacobsen on June 17, 2019

We know that to get the best outcomes for your working life it is really important to have a strong union in your workplace. Key components of this are having active members and delegates, involved in union activities, supporting one another and working collectively.

TMR Negotiations update

Posted by Remi Armstrong on June 14, 2019

We hope everyone is staying well!

Yesterday we had our fourth negotiation meeting where your Delegates and industrial representatives continued to discuss matters in our list of issues, in particular we discussed the following claims;

Armaguard Metro: Congratulations on your new agreement!

Posted by Megan Denny on June 14, 2019

The ballot results for your new agreement shows it has been overwhelmingly endorsed across Armaguard Metro with 91 out of 101 workers voting yes!

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