Welcome to the Together Department of Education blog. See below for updates about the arbitration for your wages and conditions.
Here's the latest update for Schools members.
Last week the Department confirmed that very long term temporary and casual staff with over four years of continuous service would be offered permanent employment.
As IT staff in Queensland schools, your work has made it possible for schools to continue delivering education during the last 18 months.
In exciting news today the Minister and Department have confirmed that over 800 staff who have been very long term temporary or casual will be offered permanent employment.
It’s hard to believe it’s almost Easter! You have done an incredible job over the past twelve months keeping each other and your communities safe. We know that right now is also a difficult time, you might be thinking “didn’t this happen last year?”.
Union members have raised concerns about how the TO-translation affects annual increment dates and pay-points. If you need assistance please contact your union office.
Yesterday we met with senior representatives of the Department at the Agency Consultative Committee. This is the peak consultative committee for the Department of Education.