HPDOCA Bargaining Update - June 6

Posted by Andrea Dunn on June 6, 2019

Today, Together Health members met with Department of Health and other unions for our second HPDOCA negotiation meeting.   

We went through and clarified some of the points in our member's claims and talked about what will be discussed at the next few meetings.

Feedback Required: Compliance Function in HSQ

Posted by Heather Hayes on June 6, 2019

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

Financial literacy training for women members in Rockhampton

Posted by Ashleigh Saunders on June 6, 2019

The Services Union Women’s Committee, in partnership with Energy Super, are offering Together women members the opportunity to attend a 2-hour educational session on superannuation which will focus on financial literacy and provide an opportunity to receive an update on our Making Super Work for Women campaign.

DDHHS - CF: Call for agenda items

Posted by Lloyd Abbott on June 6, 2019

The next Darling Downs Hospital and Health Service Consultative Forum (DDHHS-CF) is scheduled for Friday 21 June 2019.

TAFE Services staff: The latest from negotiations

Posted by Danny Cummings on June 5, 2019

Last Friday we held negotiations with TAFE.

Your TAFE Steering Committee Delegates are: Tammi Williams, Wade Myers and Sally King, along with myself and Dan from the union office in the negotiations.

CSYW arbitration update

Posted by Dee & Jo on June 5, 2019

A quick update on your arbitration process for CSYW and Youth Justice. This is the trial process we are pursuing this year to fight for fair wages, safe workloads and so many other issues.

We had a conference in the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission on Monday afternoon.

TAFE: Educational staff: Latest from negotiations

Posted by Danny Cummings on June 5, 2019

Update EB negotiations 31 May

For the first time last week the negotiations focused on the following things:

FSR changes update for Public Health members

Posted by Heather Hayes on June 5, 2019

As you may be aware, Queensland Health is getting ready to launch S4/HANA as part of the Financial System Renewal (FSR). Delegates and union staff have been in discussion with Queensland Health about this change process to ensure members are adequately consulted on the change. 

TMR: Don’t forget to sign the uniform petition!

Posted by Remi Armstrong on June 4, 2019

Last week we sent around a petition calling on the Department to do something about the inadequate supply of uniforms for all CSC staff.

We are already hearing from members that they are getting lots of signatures coming, which is great!

Improving the enrolment process in Education

Posted by Kate Flanders on June 4, 2019

"Responsive Government" enrolment project

Together has been asked as a stakeholder to give feedback as part of the 'responsive government' project.

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