Providing safe and supportive workplaces for LGBTIQ+ members

During the 2017 Biennial Conference, QTU policy was amended to include working with DET to ensure that LGBTIQ+ members experienced safe and supportive workplaces. This included support for the Safe Schools program, marriage equality and working with DET on its employment practices.


13 September: Marriage equality is about marriage equality (From the Vice-President)

Don’t be confused. Marriage equality, the curriculum and the Safe Schools Program are three separate things. QTU Vice-President, Sam Pidgeon explains.

Join the calls for equality

QTU members and friends are getting stuck in and calling people about voting yes for marriage equality. Would you like to help?

10 September 2017: 1pm Marriage equality rally - Brisbane

Look for the QTU banners if you'd like to march/participate with your union

6 October 2017: 9am Trans @ School Educators and Stakeholders Forum

The forum is to understand important issues affecting trans children and young people, principals, teachers, and other stakeholders.

LGBTIQ+ members network

Sign up to become part of the QTU's LGBTIQ+ member network here

Order your QTU Proud Rainbow Tshirt here