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  1. When you get home tonight there will be a ballot paper in your mail

    Posted 31 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Tonight when you get home you should find in your mail a ballot paper from the Australian Electoral Commission asking whether you approve of making available a range of industrial actions in support ...

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  2. Industrial Action Ballot Process Explained and FAQs

    Posted 23 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    A ballot of NTEU members will open on Wednesday, October 30 to determine if we want to make industrial action available as a way to support our bargaining claims.

    Ballot Process Explained

    The ...

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  3. Bargaining at a standstill, Flinders staff deserve better: A message to non-members

    Posted 17 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    Below is the text of an email that was sent to all Flinders University staff who are not union members explaining the current situation in bargaining.

     

    Dear colleagues,

    I am writing to bring ...

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  4. Flinders NTEU members vote for industrial action ballot

    Posted 15 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    NTEU members met yesterday and directed the Branch to apply for a ballot to enable union members to take industrial action in support of their bargaining claims.

    Branch President Ron Slee gave a ...

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  5. Flinders management digs heels in, NTEU calls emergency meeting to consider moving to industrial action

    Posted 2 October 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The Flinders Branch has called an urgent meeting of members in response to management intransigence at the bargaining table. This meeting will consider whether to ballot for industrial action.

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  6. NTEU responds to VC's email

    Posted 2 September 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The following message was sent to all staff at Flinders University on Monday 2 September.

    Dear colleagues.

    I write with regard to Vice Chancellor Barber's email to all staff on Friday 30 August.

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  7. NTEU opposed to unrestrained management power in new Agreement

    Posted 22 August 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The third enterprise bargaining meeting took place this week. A fundamental point of difference between the management and union negotiating groups has become increasingly evident. Management ...

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  8. Made in Dagenham free screening today - Blue Stocking Week

    Posted 15 August 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    This week is Blue Stocking Week, a celebration of the achievements of women in higher education. Today, Thursday August 15, there will be a screening of Made in Dagenham hosted by the NTEU Flinders ...

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  9. Flinders Free Breakfast - Tuesday 20th August National Day of Action

    Posted 15 August 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    NTEU Flinders Branch and the Flinders University Student Association are hosting a free breakfast for staff and students as part of the National Day of Action against cuts to higher education.

    On ...

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  10. Bargaining Bulletin - Management desires 'principles not prescription', Unions have a different view

    Posted 2 August 2013 by John Pezy (Flinders University)

    The first substantive enterprise bargaining meeting took place yesterday and it was not promising.

    The Management team has now made very clear its desire to maintain an Enterprise Agreement based on ...

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