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  1. It is not over, but we can be proud of this!

    Posted 1 October 2015 by Genevieve Kelly (NSW Division)

    Today news broke confirming what we have expected since the Turnbull leadership challenge — the federal government is shelving its plans to slash university funding by 20 per cent and force up ...

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  2. It has been a big 24 hours in Australian politics

    Posted 15 September 2015 by Genevieve Kelly (NSW Division)

    It has been a big 24 hours in Australian politics.

    Right now, we can’t know whether this change will be better or worse for our universities. But what it demonstrates is just how quickly ...

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  3. Is this the future of higher education? FREE SCREENING of Ivory Tower

    Posted 2 June 2015 by Genevieve Kelly (NSW Division)

    "The chance to see what could happen to our higher education system if the Abbott Government deregulates University fees."

    I am excited to announce that NTEU are hosting free screenings of a new ...

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  4. No Job Cuts: Article in Australian Financial Review - 09 May 2012

    Posted 9 May 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    Here is the pdf of an article by Primrose Riordan about the redundancies at the University of Sydney. It was published in the Australian Financial Review on Wednesday, 09 May.

    Journal
    (145 KB) - PDF

    AFR: Protests Force Redundanct Rethink

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  5. No Job Cuts: Members Meeting

    Posted 8 May 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    There will be an NTEU Members' Meeting on Wednesday, May 16. We will be discussing the Job Cuts Campaign and Enterprise Bargaining.

    NTEU MEMBERS' MEETING

    Where: Carslaw 175

    When:  Wednesday, 16 May

    Time: 1pm

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  6. No Job Cuts: Review of Redundancy Decision

    Posted 8 May 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    The Redundancy Review Process

    The University is currently issuing redundancy notices to staff identified through the change management process.

    If you receive a Notice of Redundancy you should also receive a form that asks you to select one of three options:

      • Accept the offer of Voluntary Redundancy
      • Seek redeployment
      • Seek a review of the redundancy decision

    Clause 283 in the Enterprise Agreement entitles a staff member who receives a Notice of redundancy to seek a review of the decision. You will have four weeks to decide your preferred option; in most cases this will mean making an election by 1 June 2012.

    The NTEU encourages you to seek a Review and we will provide members advocacy support through the

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  7. No Job Cuts: UPDATE Staff and Student Referendum - Vote No Job Cuts

    Posted 26 April 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    *****UPDATE*****

    On Wednesday, May 02 Polling Booths will be at Jane Foss Russell, outside Fisher and on Eastern Ave.

    They will be open until 6 pm tonight.


    On Tuesday, 01 May and Wednesday, 02 May the SRC and SUPRA are holding a ballot of all staff and students about the job cuts. The vote is an opportunity for the entire University community to ask whose interests Management represent, if not the interests of students and staff?  Bring your friends, colleagues and encourage your students to cast a vote for fair work and a fair education. 

    Where:           Booths will be at Jane Foss Russell, Fisher and Manning

    When:            Tuesday, 01 May and Wednesday, 02 May

    Time:              8 am – 6 pm.

    In order to vote you must bring along a current student or staff card.

    If you have some time, and would like to help, the organisers are keen for people to help. Check out either the Nteu USyd or the  Save Usyd Jobs profile pages on Facebook and sign up if you are interested.

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  8. No Job Cuts: Information for Work Group Meetings

    Posted 24 April 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    For those of you going through the work group meetings at the moment, here is some information about the process and about the kinds of questions you might want to ask in the meetings.

     

     

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  9. No Job Cuts: Members Meeting

    Posted 18 April 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    Our next NTEU members' meeting will be on Wednesday, 02 May. The NTEU will be reporting back on the No Job Cuts campaign and we will also be discussing our 2012 Enterprise Bargaining round.

    ***This ...

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  10. No Job Cuts: Leaflet Drop in Victoria Park

    Posted 18 April 2012 by Kate Barnsley (University of Sydney)

    Due to concerns about the weather, the event has been postponed until Tuesday, May 01*

    On Tuesday, May 01* the NTEU will be holding an event in Victoria Park before work, from 8 am - 9 am. We will ...

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