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  1. It’s so nice to get away for a few days – and even nicer if you are paid

    Posted 23 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)



    I  hope that members working in universities got some personal time over the Easter break. But do spare a thought for your sessionally employed academic colleagues, who also ...

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  2. Advice for professional staff members

    Posted 17 April 2014 by Samantha Maynard (University of Melbourne)

    Advice for members* and colleagues in Academic Divisions on preparing for formal consultation around BIP.

    According to the advice given to the Union officers at a meeting with Ian ...

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  3. NTEU response to UoM's "Managing Transition into the new Operating Model" paper

    Posted 17 April 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    Members will be aware that the University has released a document “Managing Transition into the New Operating Model” which they have put out to all staff for consideration ...

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  4. Media Release: Report of Demand Driven System Review exhibits blind faith in a market solution

    Posted 14 April 2014 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    13 APRIL 2014

    The report of the Demand Driven Funding System Review released today seems to be having a bob each way according to the National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU).  The report is ...

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  5. Vic Unis pay $17m to Consultants

    Posted 9 April 2014 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    Victorian Universities pay consultants  a cool $17m in 2013

    Today’s Higher Education Section of the Australian has a story entitled Unis consultants make $17m killingIn this story ...

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    Posted 8 April 2014 by Samantha Maynard (University of Melbourne)

    The union is talking about consultation a lot lately. Why?

    Our workplaces and our sector have been in a constant state of change for over 20 years. This is often in response to funding issues and ...

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  7. UoM to disestablish School of Land and Environment.

    Posted 8 April 2014 by Rebecca Muratore (University of Melbourne)

    Recently the Vice Chancellor announced a proposal to disestablish the School of Land and environment. The proposal will see agricultural sciences taught out of the Faculty of Veterinary Sciences ...

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