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  1. Are job cuts a constructive contribution?

    Posted 29 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Click the document below to read the latest letter from Vice Chancellor Peter Lee.

     

    We have responded today, again repeating our request for a meeting to discuss alternatives to job cuts.

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    Letter to VC 29.09.2014

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    Peter Lee Letter 22.09.2014

  2. Petition delivered thanks to your hard work

    Posted 17 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Over 200 staff, students and member of the local community gathered in the Plaza last Friday to demonstrate their support for SCU and for our campaign Save our Uni. Save our local jobs.

    It was a ...

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  3. Save Our Uni - Uni job cuts bad for the city

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Uni job cuts bad for the city, Northern Star, 13 September 2014

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  4. Make a Submission to the Senate Committee on the Higher Education and Research Reform Amendment Bill 2014

    Posted 16 September 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The Federal Government’s Budget proposals to Higher Education will radically change the sector severely impacting on Universities, staff, and students.   The NTEU has been campaigning ...

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  5. Save Our Uni - Messages of support for SCU staff

    Posted 15 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    We've been innundated with messages of support for SCU staff and the Save our Uni. Save our local jobs. campaign. Here are some of the messages we've received:

    UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE NTEU BRANCH

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  6. Save Our Uni - Media Release: Community concerned about financial health of SCU

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)


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    Media Release: Community concerned about financial health of SCU

     
    An NTEU petition running in local communities around SCU has been met with a groundswell of support.
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  7. Save Our Uni - Disputes raised around job cuts

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    Southern Cross University management have released a number of significant change proposals announcing job cuts at SCU. Following this, NTEU members have been responding to the proposals and raising ...

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  8. Dispute: Significant Change Proposal - Library Services

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    NTEU members have responded to, and raised issues with, SCU management's significant change proposal concerning SCU library.

    The proposal contains numerous references to how existing work will be ...

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  9. Dispute: External advertisment of jobs

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    NTEU members have issued a dispute regarding SCU management's recent decision to advertise, and recruit for, a range of new positions.

    Clause 254 of the Agreement requires the University to consider ...

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  10. Dispute: How is SCU management spending the money?

    Posted 9 September 2014 by Adam Knobel (Southern Cross University)

    NTEU members have made a Government Information (Public Access) application seeking information about SCU's expenditure of public monies and financial management at the institution.

    We're seeking ...

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