MNOH Management commitments

Posted by Rosa Sottile & Heather Hayes on April 16, 2019

Following oral health and dental therapist members meeting and discussing several issues that have arisen in MNHHS around professional respect, scope and workloads and the petition members ran on the matter, Rosa (Together organiser) and Julie (Together delegate) met with Sam Betros (Acting Executive Director of Oral Health Services) and discussed the issues members have raised.

DITID Special Projects Unit: Your voice must be heard!

Posted by Olivia Hill on April 16, 2019

Congratulations to all of you who joined your union yesterday!

The Department has not consulted with you and your colleagues in the Special Projects Unit regarding significant changes they are proposing to implement in the near future. This is unfair and disrespectful.

Western Cluster Maternity Services

Posted by Lloyd Abbott on April 16, 2019

We have received a Business Case for Change: Western Cluster Maternity Services. It is important to have your say. Any feedback will be de-identified before it is shared with management.

Response from UnitingCare

Posted by Billy Colless on April 15, 2019

Your Union has received a response from UCH to your Log of Claims.

See a copy of the responses here.

There are a lot of 'No's to what union members are seeking to improve, and it's going to take a strong union to ensure that UCH make improvements to allied health conditions and your working lives.

BWCC delegate results

Posted by Darren Roach on April 15, 2019

As you’re aware we’ve been conducting a ballot for your local delegates and the results are now in.

You may recall back in August 2018 that we communicated with you regarding a mistake that QDI made with your agreement (you can read the previous communication here). It is my understanding that Angela your Union negotiator also communicated with you regarding what QDI needed to do next to rectify the situation.

Update on the Core EB

Posted by Alex Scott on April 12, 2019

Good news! Yesterday, we received directions from the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission about your agreement, the Core EB.

After filing and receiving submissions throughout May and June, there will be hearings on 15, 16, & 17 July. The full bench hearing the Core arbitration will be Deputy President Merrell, Commissioner Knight and Commissioner Black.

Enterprise bargaining update and SMS

Posted by Danny Cummings on April 12, 2019

Here's a quick update of the current Enterprise bargaining process for TAFE members.

The current EB agreements, TAFE Queensland (TAFE Services Employees) Certified Agreement 2016 (expires August) and TAFE Queensland Educators Certified Agreement 2016 (June 30), are up for renegotiation this year. These are the actions that have taken place so far this year:

Corrections Protected Action Ballot - Stop work vote

Posted by Alex Scott on April 12, 2019

Your EB Agreement expires on April 30 and Corrections still have not made any type of offer – in fact, they haven’t even got authority from government to bargain.

From 1 May we can legally start taking Protected Industrial Action in an attempt to influence the government to offer us a better deal and it is clear that we will have to.

Private Sector News – Apr 2019

Posted by Together Private Sector team on April 12, 2019

Welcome to your union news.

The federal election will be on Saturday 18 May - it's time to get moving! There will be plenty of work to do over the next few weeks to help change the government to Change the Rules. 


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