Pages with topic "School Officers"
13 Dec 2016 : School officers: Negotiating a medical return to work
Returning to work after a period of medical absence can be difficult, especially if the employer is not being reasonable about how a school officer’s return should occur.
27 Sep 2016 : Understanding duty of care
In an increasingly litigious society, it is essential all members are aware of their rights and responsibilities when it comes to duty of care - especially if employers direct school officers to undertake tasks that fall outside their position description…
9 Jun 2016 : School officers recognised for #CAREERSTHATMATTER
The significant contribution of school officers and services staff to our school communities has been recognised on School Officer Day, as part of the inaugural International Education Support Staff Day, held on Wednesday, 8 June 2016.
With the assistance of our union, a School Officer member in the Queensland Catholic sector has finally secured continuing status after almost 15 years on successive fixed-term contracts.
An entitlement for paid four (4) weeks annual leave is a community norm across Australia yet this is currently denied to term time staff in Queensland Catholic schools. This matter can and must be addressed in this round of bargaining.
14 Oct 2014 : A time to say thanks: School Officer Day 2014
School Officer Day is a celebration day to recognise the important contribution School Officers make in providing quality education. Chapters will hold celebratory morning teas and take the opportunity to say 'thanks' to their School Officer colleagues.