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  1. NTEU National LGBTIQ conference: Raising Our Voices

    Posted 8 December 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    The NTEU’s Queer Unionists in Tertiary Education (QUTE) caucus is organising the ‘Raising Our Voices’ conference, subtitled ‘Education, Activism and Change: Valuing LGBTI ...

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  2. What would changes to Paid Parental Leave cost your family? Tell us your story!

    Posted 7 December 2016 by Susan Kenna (NTEU National Office)

    NTEU is preparing a submission to the Senate Committee inquiring into the Paid Parental Leave (PPL) Bill. We are including stories from our members.

    Please take the time to contribute your own ...

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  3. Monash's myPlan – an NTEU approach

    Posted 25 November 2016 by Lisbeth Latham (Monash University)

    MyPlan is Monash University’s new performance monitoring and development on-line system that replaces the PDO process. It applies to all continuing and fixed term staff covered by the enterprise agreement – some 6,000 staff including all our non-casual NTEU members.

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  4. The Council Election most staff missed

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Lisbeth Latham (Monash University)

    The new staff-elected member of the University’s council is Dr Ross Coppel, deputy dean of research from the university’s largest faculty - Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences. NTEU ...

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  5. Monash NTEU meets with Vice Chancellor

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Lisbeth Latham (Monash University)

    Monash Branch Executive met with the Vice Chancellor, Margaret Gardner and the University’s Chief Operating Officer, Peter Marshall on 2 November to discuss a number of issues important to us ...

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  6. Higher education workers on PPL stand to lose $12,000

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Under proposed government changes to paid parental leave (PPL), higher education workers on PPL stand to lose $12,000 (18 weeks’ pay at the minimum wage) - severely impacting time to spend with ...

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  7. Counselling Service Cuts - add your support for better mental health services

    Posted 24 November 2016 by Lisbeth Latham (Monash University)

    NTEU Monash branch committee has called on Monash to stop its plan to cut jobs from the University counselling service and employ more contract psychologists at the ...

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  8. Advocate vol. 23 no. 3 out now

    Posted 9 November 2016 by Jeannie Rea (NTEU National Office)

    Dear Member, 

    The latest edition of Advocate (vol. 23, no. 3) is now available online. PDF download is available here, or read the hi-res emag online. You will receive ...

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    Journal
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    Advocate, November 2016

    "A Fair Go for all university staff"
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  9. New reports shows there is no crisis in higher education funding

    Posted 3 November 2016 by Paul Kniest (NTEU National Office)

    New reports shows there is no crisis in higher education funding

    Introduction

    A recently released LH Martin Institute paper entitled Resourcing Australia’s tertiary education sector authored ...

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  10. Monash University should consult with staff over extension of teaching hours

    Posted 26 October 2016 by Lisbeth Latham (Monash University)

    Following the release of academic timetables for semester 1, 2017, it has become clear that Monash senior management has moved to schedule classes to an ever wider span of hours than has previously ...

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    Monash consultation over extended hours

    The extension of teaching hours will have a significant impact on the working lives of staff required to undertake and support these classes.

    I call on Monash senior management to stop the implementation of the extended spread of hours and to immediately begin a genuine consultation process with Monash staff and the NTEU.