The 2016 AEU Federal Women’s Conference will be held in Melbourne on 8 & 9 October and this year’s theme is ‘Respect’. We will fund two people (AEU members) to attend the Conference and applications are now invited.
We wrote to the Department of Education (DOE) with an urgent request that if you, as an employee, could not attend work because of a situation resulting from the devastating floods affecting many parts of Tasmania, then you should be able to access (paid) Special Leave.
The Federal Election special of Australian Educator is in the post on the way to schools and colleges and is packed with insights and information about the various parties’ plans for education. Be sure to get your copy (ask your Rep if you’ve not seen a copy) to learn all about policies that will shape your vote.