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6 November 2018: QTU action to get #KidsOffNauru
6 Nov. 2018, 2:56 pm
Campaign to bring children and their families being held in Australian prison camps on Nauru | EB9 Claim endorsed at State Council | Fair Funding Now | Workload Survey
PPCR: The view from the end of a long career
5 Nov. 2018, 3:00 pm
Allan Cook has worked in a classified officer position in Department of Education secondary schools for more than 30 years and has been a union activist for more than 25 years. He will officially retire on the first day of the 2019 school year. Here he looks back at his long career and looks forward to what the PPCR might bring.
PPCR should reflect responsibility of school leaders' role
5 Nov. 2018, 2:55 pm
At the heart of the ongoing Promotional Positions Classification Review is the need to recognise the huge changes and burgeoning complexity the roles of school leaders have undergone in the quarter of a century since they were last evaluated, and to ensure that they are fairly remunerated for the value their work provides. Here more QTU principal members explain what they do, the stresses involved and what they hope to see emerge from the PPCR.
EB9: what's in the claim?
5 Nov. 2018, 2:40 pm
The QTU’s EB claim, which will form the basis of the Union’s position when negotiations begin next year, was debated and endorsed at the State Council on 3 November. Here is a summary of the issues included.
EB9: why does gender pay equity matter?
5 Nov. 2018, 2:37 pm
Gender pay equity (GPE) is set to be a key plank of the QTU’s EB claim in 2019 – but given that we have had equal pay for decades, why is this so important?
19 October 2018: Government announces new policies and procedures for schools
19 Oct. 2018, 2:54 pm
Occupational Violence Prevention Procedure published | EB9 claim development | QTU member workload survey and more
EB9 - what happens next?
11 Oct. 2018, 2:24 pm
QTU members have had their say on what the Union’s priorities should be as it enters the negotiations for EB9.
PPCR at the heart of EB9
11 Oct. 2018, 2:15 pm
In communications to members, the QTU has been clear that the PPCR is a priority for EB9 as any salary increases that flow from the PPCR will be determined through the enterprise bargaining process. 
5 Oct 2018 : Welcome back to term four: EB9 draft claim/member workload survey/new member offer
5 Oct. 2018, 11:03 am
In this issue : EB9 draft claim & what happens next?? - Member workload survey - New member offer
21 Sep 2018: Executive sets next step in EB9 Claim Development
21 Sep. 2018, 9:40 am
QTU Executive considered the outcomes of the EB9 claim development workplace meetings, including additional resolutions from workplaces. Resolutions laying out the Union’s key priorities were carried overwhelmingly.
10 September 2018 : Final week for EB9 claim development
10 Sep. 2018, 2:56 pm
In this edition : Final week for EB9 claim development | Term 3 Recruitment Offer | Fair Funding Now | School Support Staff Industrial Action starting this week.
20 August: Have your say in EB9
20 Aug. 2018, 5:45 pm
Arising from consultation with members, a number of key priorities and other issues have been identified and will be the subject of consideration at workplace meetings...

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