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  1. May Day rally in Canberra

    Posted 26 March 2014 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    ACTU President Ged Kearney will speak at this year's ACT May Day rally. Join fellow unionists to celebrate the long, and continuing, history of workers' fighting for and winning better ...

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    ACT May day rally poster 2014
  2. Don't believe everything you read in the papers

    Posted 4 February 2014 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    SPC Ardmona has produced a media release refuting a number of claims about work conditions and their costs which Federal government ministers have been made this week, and several news outlets ...

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  3. UC members' meeting votes to endorse proposed UC agreement, expresses disappointment with UC management actions

    Posted 26 November 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    A meeting of NTEU members on Thursday 20th November, after hearing and considering a report on enterprise bargaining and the content of a proposed  draft Enterprise Agreement, passed the ...

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  4. NTEU wins decent salary and workloads in draft agreement at ANU

    Posted 30 October 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    I am pleased to advise that, after intense negotiations with ANU management over the last two weeks, we now have a draft enterprise agreement that we are likely to recommend that members accept: ...

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  5. UC Union News October 2013

    Posted 17 October 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    This issue of UC Union News contains reports on the current state of enterprise bargaining negotiations, the closing of UC's languages program, and the important issues of bullying and ...

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    Newsletter
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    UC Union News October 2013

    • Published: 17 Oct, 2013
    • Issue: October 2013

    University of Canberra Branch Newsletter focusing on enterprise bargaining, Workplace Health and Safety, redeployment of academic staff, with a delegate profile.

  6. NTEU advice: Voluntary Early Retirement Scheme

    Posted 4 September 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    Dear NTEU members at ANU
     
    As you are aware, ANU management is proposing to shortly offer a form of early retirement to professional and academic staff aged over 55. This scheme is designed to ...

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  7. It's all about priorities

    Posted 29 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    The NTEU calls on ANU management to immediately reconsider its decision to spend $25 million on the refurbishment of the building formerly housing the John Curtin Medical School. This is a ...

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  8. Important Update: Enterprise Bargaining | Decent Workloads, Decent Salaries campaign

    Posted 28 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    Dear NTEU members at ANU
     
    Enterprise Bargaining
     
    The NTEU again met with ANU management representatives on Monday to try to progress the negotiation of a new Enterprise Agreement. The ...

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  9. 2014 budgets: VC understands cost of everything and the value of little

    Posted 27 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    Dear NTEU member at ANU,
     
    As you may be aware, the new 'draft' budgets for Colleges and Divisions were released today. 
     
    These budgets include significant cuts to the ...

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  10. Mass meeting today at ANU to demand decent workloads and decent pay

    Posted 20 August 2013 by Jane Maze (ACT Division)

    ANU management has made a derisory pay offer of a 2% pay rise in each of 2013, 2014 and 2015. In real terms this would be a salary cut for 2013 and most likely for every year. Even worse, if the ...

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