Another round of cruel cuts to Queensland

Posted by Alex Scott on May 19, 2014

Last week Queenslanders again saw a terrible budget based on another dodgy "commission of audit" and a manufactured budget crisis – this time at the federal level. In 2013, Campbell Newman urged Tony Abbott to follow his lead, and the federal government has done exactly that.

Important Update for Housing Staff

Posted by Together Housing Team on May 19, 2014

This is an important update for Together members in Housing. As a union group you make the difference in ensuring that what happens at work is fair and reasonable. There is a lot of change happening in DHPW and we want to make sure that Together members are kept up to date and also feedback to your local union delegates and our union office.

Communities: Agency Consultative Committee report back

Posted by Together Communities Team on May 16, 2014

Last week, some of your delegates attended the Agency Consultative Committee (ACC) – the peak consultative forum for union and management discussions. 

Attention: all Computer Technicians in Queensland State Schools

Posted by Together Queensland on May 16, 2014

Working together with other staff in similar roles is the best way to ensure that you can make positive changes in your working conditions and deliver the best results for students.

TAFE: What happens after 1 July?

Posted by The Together TAFE team on May 13, 2014

As of 1 July, TAFE employees are being moved out of the public service to a new parent entity – TAFE Queensland. 

Update on CQ TAFE/CQ University merger

Posted by Jess & The Together TAFE Team on May 8, 2014

Further to our email last Friday, we have received a response from the Vice Chancellor of CQ University about the transferral of your conditions  click here to see his letter.

Strong Choices or Wrong Choices?

Posted by Together Queensland on May 6, 2014

Congratulations to the thousands of members who came along to Labour Day celebrations this weekend. Our union sent a strong message to the government that we are strong, proud and ready to defend our jobs and services for Queenslanders, with great turnouts across the state. For some photos of the different celebrations check out our Facebook page.

UQ email: Proposed restructure of CEIT, CIPL and TEDI

Posted by Together Queensland on May 6, 2014

Last week, the university released the formal proposal for the restructuring of the Centre for Educational Innovation & Technology (CEIT), Centre for Innovation in Professional Learning (CIPL) and the Teaching & Educational Development Institute (TEDI) - all staff in these areas should have received a copy of this proposal.

Urgent news about CQU/CQ TAFE merger

Posted by The Together TAFE team on May 2, 2014

As you know, the merger of CQ TAFE and CQ University is occurring as of 1 July 2014.

Stronger Together - 365 days a year

Posted by Megan - Lead Organiser - Health Team on May 1, 2014

Labour Day celebrations are happening this Sunday, to celebrate the wonderful achievements of workers and unions around the state. Come along and bring your family to an event near you!

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