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  1. There is a gender pay gap in universities: Bluestocking Week Competition

    Posted 9 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Guess the gender pay gap for general staff at your university – and win a prize. CLICK HERE TO ENTER

    In November 2012, the gender pay gap in Australia stood at 17.6%. The average weekly ...

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  2. There is a gender pay gap in universities: Bluestocking Week 12-16 August

    Posted 2 August 2013 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    During Bluestocking Week, the Union is both celebrating the achievements of women staff and students in higher education and highlighting the ongoing gender inequities.

    Recently the ACTU President, ...

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  3. Landmark agreement to support employees affected by domestic violence

    Posted 25 July 2013 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    New protections will be available for employees who experience situations of violence in their domestic lives, thanks to a landmark agreement between Swinburne University of Technology and the National Tertiary Education Union.

    With more than thirty universities in Australia looking to conclude enterprise agreements this year, this new set of entitlements for those who experience domestic violence will be a model for other universities – and other Australian employers – to follow.

    Swinburne and the NTEU have reached agreement on new protections which will be codified in the Enterprise Agreement which covers staff of the

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  4. Casualisation “the dirty little secret of university expansion”, union to tell public parliamentary hearings into insecure employment bill

    Posted 24 May 2013 by Grahame McCulloch (NTEU National Office)

    A casual academic, who received an award for teaching excellence from the University of Sydney, has been so desperate for housing she lived on the balcony of the home of an elderly man, and ...

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  5. NTEU renews call for a review of the Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) scheme

    Posted 13 December 2012 by Carmel Shute (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU has renewed its call for a review of the ERA’s cost-effectiveness and its broader ramifications upon the Australian research community.

    NTEU National President Jeannie Rea said, ...

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  6. 2012 edition of Agenda

    Posted 12 September 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The 2012 edition of NTEU women's magazine, Agenda, is now available!

    This issue is packed with stories from the NTEU/NUS revival of Bluestocking Week, plus articles on the current round of ...

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    Journal
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    Agenda vol.20

    September 2012. ISSN 1839-6186 (print), ISSN 1839-6194 (online)

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  7. Anna Stewart Program

    Posted 31 May 2012 by Catherine Kirkman (Tas Division)

    Are you a female member of the NTEU Tasmanian Division? Looking to be more active within the NTEU, make some connections with other women - or interested in unions, industrial relations etc?
    Attached ...

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    Bulletin Or Leaflet
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    Anna Stewart Memorial Program

    • Published: 31 May, 2012
    • Tags: women,

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  8. NTEU and NUS revive Bluestocking Week (13 -17 August 2012)

    Posted 19 April 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    From the late 1980s through to the last decade Australian women students held Bluestocking Week*. This was an opportunity to campaign about and celebrate women’s participation in higher ...

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  9. ACTU Release: International Women's Day: insecure work is the hidden driver of the gender pay gap, say unions

    Posted 8 March 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Better pay, paid parental leave and equal opportunity laws are important advancements but cannot alone reverse the deep-rooted inequity that women continue to face at work, say unions.

    ACTU ...

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  10. Join in International Women's Day (IWD) 8 March 2012

    Posted 5 March 2012 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Join in International Women’s Day (IWD) 8 March 2012

     NTEU Branches are once again organising and joining in events on and beyond their campuses to celebrate International Women’s ...

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