Health Payroll Teleconference

Posted by Heather Hayes on April 12, 2019

Our next statewide teleconference is on Monday 15 April at 3.30pm. If you would like to be part of the teleconference to email me for the details. These teleconferences will occur on the 3rd Monday of every month (same time) and we will discuss the implementation of My HR and IWFM.

Child Safety placement issues

Posted by Dee & Jo on April 12, 2019

As we visit CSSCs we are hearing more worries about the placement system and its inability to meet children and young people’s needs for safety and wellbeing. It is clear that the placement system is in crisis, with insufficient placements for effective matching and family contact.

Meeting for SCUH HPs, Wednesday 17 April

Posted by Alex Griffin on April 12, 2019

There have been a lot of issues going on in Allied Health at Sunshine Coast HHS over the last two years.

Members have dealt with a number of serious issues in Allied Health over the last year regarding the filling of vacancies, optimisation, AH sustainability, job security, workloads, transparency and consultation.

Revised offer at Armaguard

Posted by Billy Colless on April 12, 2019

Armaguard have tabled a revised offer in negotiations. This new offer has only been made because of your collective action!

FWC requests further action from Churches of Christ

Posted by Megan Denny on April 12, 2019

Last Friday 5 April, you received an update on your collective agreement at the Fair Work Commission (FWC).

The Fair Work Commission has come back to Churches of Christ stating that a number of matters are still outstanding. You can read the Fair Work Commissions email to Churches of Christ here.

AHPRA bargaining update

Posted by Megan Denny on April 12, 2019

Negotiations are continuing on your new collective agreement.

Here’s a brief update on what has been discussed to date:

PresCare agreement certified!

Posted by Megan Denny on April 12, 2019

After what no doubt has felt like a lifetime, I am happy to advise you that your collective agreement has now been certified by the Fair Work Commission. You can see a copy here.

The Union office has received this report into the Adult Acute Mental Health incident following the tragic death of a patient last year.

Education Update – Arbitration

Posted by Kate, Ken and Remi on April 11, 2019

It’s time for the independent umpire to decide.

It has been hard to understand the approach of the Department of Education and the government to bargaining for public servants. Why are they offering you less than other public servants? Why are they saying no to pay parity? Why won’t they agree to recognise the skills and roles of dedicated public servants?

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