12 juillet 2019

Australian Unions Safe At Work Survey

Everyone has a right to a safe workplace and to arrive home at the end of the working day. Yet every week four people are killed and thousands more seriously injured in Australian workplaces. More...

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NTEU submission to Assistant Professor Review

This morning the NTEU has sent its submission to the University of Canberra Independent Review of the Contingent Continuing Employment 2019, which is examining the Assistant Professor Scheme. This submission has been informed by the experience of Enterprise Bargaining throughout 2018/9 and, more recently, a survey of current and former Assistant Professors (21 June-1 July) followed by an Open Meeting on 2 July. More...

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07 juillet 2019

Cambridge teaching staff to protest over insecure work during open days

The GuardianCasual contracts causing extreme levels of personal and financial hardship, union claims. More...

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06 juillet 2019

Trinity College could face boycott over pension scheme pullout

The GuardianCambridge University’s wealthiest college is facing a crucial vote that could keep it on a collision course with academics and unions over its decision to abandon the national university pension scheme. More...

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22 juin 2019

Statement on John Setka

National Tertiary Education Union (NTEU) condemns all forms of violence. The scale of domestic and family violence in Australia is a national crisis. Unions have been at the forefront of campaigns to support survivors of domestic violence and abuse including access to services and provision of paid leave, as has been won by NTEU members in our sector.   NTEU therefore supports the statement made by Sally McManus and the position of the ACTU in relation to Mr Setka. More...

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NTEU is moving from plastic to digital membership cards

NTEU is moving from plastic to digital membership cards. Digital cards are more secure, more convenient, more environmentally friendly and do not have expiry dates.
Your digital card will be your proof of membership. It will be accessible from our Member Advantage website and you can use it access your NTEU member benefits. More...

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14 juin 2019

University of London faces boycott over treatment of staff

The GuardianThe University and College Union (UCU) congress has voted to boycott Senate House, the administrative centre of the University of London (UoL), because of its treatment of cleaning, catering and security staff and others not directly employed. More...

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Unions Seek Higher Residuals for New Media

By Stephen Downes - Stephen's Web. Carl DiOrio[Edit][Delete]: Unions Seek Higher Residuals for New Media, BackStage [Edit][Delete] September 6, 2006
The studios and publishers are suing people and campaigning even for even tighter copyright laws because they believe that artists should be supported. Right? Remember that? How do these same people feel the people who actually produce that same content should be paid? These people "are now being asked to accept even slimmer payments for ad-supported streaming of TV shows. And that's slimmer as in nada." Right. Nothing. More...

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28 mai 2019

Les défenseurs syndicaux des Hauts-de-France

Screenshot-2018-5-3 Direccte Hauts-de-FranceLe défenseur syndical intervient au nom d’une organisation syndicale de salariés ou professionnelle d’employeurs pour assister ou représenter les parties devant les conseils de prud’hommes ou les cours d’appel en matière prud’homale à titre gratuit. Liste des défenseurs syndicaux des Hauts-de-France. Arrêté régional mis à jour le 18 avril 2019. Plus...

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20 mai 2019

NTEU position on inappropriate student enrolments and profiteering by Australian universities

The statement below sets out the Union’s position on inappropriate student enrolments and profiteering by Australian universities, particularly at the expense of international students, and the rights and obligations of staff to participate in public debate.
It was adopted by the National Executive on 11 May 2019, is consistent with NTEU's comprehensive set of policies that have been adopted via the democratic structures of the Union. More...

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