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Organiser Position advertised

Organiser

Start Date: To be negotiated with a preference for as early as possible in May 2016

End Date: 31st May 2019

The Australian Education Union - ACT Branch invites applications for the above vacancy. Members of the ACT Government Service are eligible to take LWOP from the employer to fill this position.

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Solidarity With Safe Schools

Over the last few weeks, we have tried to show our support for Safe Schools wherever possible. We are proud to stand in solidarity with them and to show how much we appreciate the important work they do to help educators make our schools safe for everyone.

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Climate Budget Action

This morning we joined 350.Org and leaders from religious, tertiary research and education, and renewable energy sectors in Canberra to call on Scott Morrison to end fossil fuel subsidies, following results in a ReachTEL poll.

 

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19 March Council Report-back

Thanks to incoming 2016 Councillors for a great meeting (and to 2015 Councillors showing up when their replacements are pending). We dug into several matters and made progress for all members. Business on Saturday included: ongoing Sub-Branch elections; Workload Reduction check-in; Heating and Cooling HSR issues; AEU Class Sizes policy; AEU engagement with the new Education Minister on our Principals Survey and other matters; an important drafted motion about SRA; a motion of support for APHEDA’s Fiji Appeal; positive developments on Workers Compensation, NAPLAN league tables, and more.

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Gonski COAG Morning Action

It was a big day for public education last Friday morning, starting off right with an enlivening "Honk for Gonski" visibility action on the road into COAG. The PM went by early and so did Scott Morrison. Suffice it to say, they didn't honk.

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League Tables Becoming A Thing Of The Past

It's taken years, but the Canberra Times largely got the memo this year about damaging League Tables and a better interpretation of NAPLAN snapshots.

 

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A Woman's Place Is In Her Union

The AEU would like to celebrate International Women’s Day with you today.

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CIT Win for Student Support Services

Enterprise Agreement wins out in consultation for CIT Student Services.

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Report-back from February 20 Council

Thanks to Councillors for a great meeting and for all your commitment over the past 12 months. Business on Saturday included: NAPLAN league tables; school psychologists; workload reduction; a new draft AEU class size policy; the School Assistant Review; educators for refugees and more. 

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No NAPLAN League Tables

Write to the Canberra Times to call on them not to publish their annual league table.

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Expert Panel Recommendation Must Be Implemented

The AEU, the ACT Council of P&Cs, Australian Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools, ACTCOSS, the ACT Youth Coalition, Children With Disability Australia, St Vinnies, Save Our Schools and Unions ACT have written an open letter to the ACT Chief Minister calling on him to implement the expert recommendation we were told he accepted.

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Position Vacant - Industrial Officer

AEU ACT is currently seeking applicants for the position of Industrial Officer. 

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