Education Arbitration blog

Welcome to the Together Department of Education Arbitration blog. See below for updates about the arbitration for your wages and conditions.

For details on our claim in Arbitration, click here.

Dept of Education: 3% and back-pay - When?

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 22, 2019

Following our win in the State Wage Case we have had it confirmed today that the 3% and back-pay to 1 September 2019 will be paid on 1 January 2020.


Together Union Newsletter – Department of Education

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 18, 2019

We hope you are having a good start to the week.


Education: GOOD NEWS FOR YOUR WAGES - We won the State Wage Case!

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 8, 2019

Great news! Yesterday evening the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission handed down their decision in the State Wage Case.


Together Union Education Update - November

Posted by Kate Flanders on November 4, 2019

It’s November already! Here are some important updates about wages, restructures and some information about safety!


Education: Our arbitration - wages and conditions

Posted by Kate Flanders on October 3, 2019

Last week we had another four days of hearings as part of our arbitration before the independent umpire, the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission.


Education: wages policy and our arbitration this week

Posted by Alex Scott on September 23, 2019

As some members would have seen over the weekend the government announced a change to their wages policy – saying that now the wages policy is for 2.5% plus a $1250 one-off payment.


Union News – Arbitration this week for Education members

Posted by Kate Flanders on September 6, 2019

This week we have been putting forward our evidence in the Queensland Industrial Relations Commission as part of our arbitration seeking fair wages and conditions for all Together members in the Department of Education.