Posts tagged with women
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 ...
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, ...
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
Casualisation “the dirty little secret of university expansion”, union to tell public parliamentary hearings into insecure employment bill
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 ...
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, ...
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 ...
ACTU Release: International Women's Day: insecure work is the hidden driver of the gender pay gap, say unions
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.
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 ...