Your new collective agreement has been voted up by an overwhelming majority of Department of Education staff! This agreement would not have happened without the hard work and dedication of Together members across the state.
Therapists are so important to thousands of students and the educators who work with them. The impact you have on the lives of students is incredible! Union members have won significant improvements for therapists in Education including:
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION AND TRAINING THERAPY STAFF – ATTRACTION AND RETENTION REVIEW: JOINT WORKING PARTY REPORT
In 2017, delegates spent hours and hours negotiating with the Department, pulling together research and reports and lobbying politicians as part of the state election campaign.
We have released the final report from the Together / DET working group who reviewed the key differences between what Queensland Health offer as opposed to DET.
You do great work in Education and you deserve to be remunerated equally with your colleagues in Queensland Health. You can read the final report from the Working Party here.
Final report appendices
Remember that as part of your Together membership you have your professional indemnity insurance included. Here is a flyer about the inclusions in your policy.