Jetstar scrambles to find staff for peak season

Posted by Megan Denny on November 23, 2020

Your union has been saying to Jetstar that they needed to think about resourcing a likely boost to available work from December 2020 and now they are scrambling to find the staff.

Together Schools Update

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 20, 2020

I hope you’re gearing up for the end of the year. We all know this is an especially busy time for Together members in Education across the entire state!

This Tuesday your delegates – Sharon Abbott, Tony Floyd, Sandra Lewis, Megan Seymour, Deb Green and Paul Goulevitch – represented members on the following issues at the Education Agency Consultative Committee along with Kate, Thom and Shannon from the union office.

QBFP - Winning safer workplaces

Posted by Olivia Hill on November 20, 2020

Yesterday your delegates James and Simon met with the Department about the implementation of the recommendations outlined within the 2019 workplace health and safety review.

Education - Hours of work and flexible work arrangements

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 17, 2020

I hope you are going well – not too many impacts from the Machinery of Government change so far!

The new airlines organiser - Megan Denny

Posted by Billy Colless on November 16, 2020

I want to let you know that I am taking on a different role in our union office and so sadly for me, but lucky for you, I will be handing back over to Megan Denny (who many of you know very well) to be your “key contact” in our union office. I will miss working with you all closely, however, I know that you will be in great hands at our union office with Megan.

We have recently received information from Bolton Clarke advising that Call Centre staff are now transitioning back into the office after several months of working from home.

Machinery of Government changes

Posted by Alex Scott on November 12, 2020

Today the Government’s new cabinet was sworn in - kicking off the start of Machinery of Government changes.

There will be potentially significant changes in many of the Departments you work in as new Departments are formed. We have received the details of these changes and are currently working through what it means for members.

I will be holding a briefing on Zoom at 12:00pm on Thursday 19 November to give members the most accurate information we have. 

HPW – Higher Duties Reviews & member update

Posted by Cameron Watson on November 11, 2020

I hope this email finds you well as we head towards the end of what has been a very challenging year. This year has presented many challenges for our members and the work they undertake – yet we have seen our members rise to the challenge and continue to provide the best services to Queenslanders in need.

Would you like a visit at your TMR Customer Service Centre?

Posted by Remi Armstrong on November 10, 2020

As we near the end of what has been a very big 2020, we are looking at doing one last round of workplace visits prior to the end of the year.

Your QML draft log of claims

Posted by Megan Denny on November 10, 2020

Thank you for all the feedback on the survey. Using this information your union has developed your Log Of Claims for this round of bargaining.

Please have a look and let us know what you think! Any feedback should be sent to us by Friday 13 November.

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