Pages with topic "Catholic"
A new initiative, supported by our union and affiliates of the Queensland Council of Unions (QCU), is bringing together school students across the Toowoomba region in an effort to promote racial tolerance and harmony in their community.
Applications are open for graduating teachers to fill positions in 2017 across a range of Queensland Catholic schools.
Catholic sector members are seeking to escalate their campaign with a new protected action ballot to consider additional protected actions as authorised members stop work for the seventh time later this week.
QLD Catholic employers have failed to listen to employee concerns put to their representatives at the Single Bargaining Unit (SBU) meetings. Chapters now asked to endorse a campaign which both focuses on each employer and makes the broader community aware…
19 Jun 2015 : Catholic publication commended
Members have welcomed a new publication from the Australian Catholic Council for Employment Relations (ACCER), Good Works: The Catholic Church as an Employer in Australia, noting its positive contribution to the treatment of Australian workers.
Catholic employers had finally agreed to begin collective negotiations with the first meeting set for 31 March, with members considering important issues during the unnecessarily long lead-in period. Employee representatives to the Single Bargaining Units…
5 Mar 2015 : Catholic Experienced Teacher 6 Application Training
Our union is offering Catholic Experienced Teacher 6 Training to help members prepare a quality application. Upcoming ET6 application deadlines are: week 2, term 2 and week 2, term 4.
2 Mar 2015 : QLD Catholic employers commit to bargain
Queensland Catholic employers have finally agreed to come to the bargaining table. The first meeting of the Single Bargaining Unit (SBU) is scheduled for Tuesday, 31 March 2015.
23 Feb 2015 : Queensland Catholic employees kept waiting
Employees are to be left waiting for bargaining to commence until Queensland Catholic employers determine otherwise. Members to reflect on their expanding roles while they wait.
Queensland Catholic employers have refused to set a time to begin negotiations and have not even given a commitment to negotiate a replacement agreement. Such action reflects a lack of respect for employees and jeopardises future wage increases.
24 Nov 2014 : Tough negotiations ahead for QLD Catholic schools
Members in Queensland Catholic schools will face a tough round of collective bargaining when formal negotiations begin in early 2015.
Feedback from members has been received and is being collated to form a Log of Claims that will be provided for member consideration and endorsement at the beginning of Term 1 2015.
29 Apr 2014 : Catholic Middle Leadership: your questions answered
Middle Leader School Consultative Committees (ML SCC) will now be well into the process of preparing for a new Middle Leadership structure suited to their school context. As questions arise in these preparations, a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs…
24 Mar 2014 : BCE to increase staffing ahead of year 7 transition
Brisbane Catholic Education (BCE) will begin to staff up to 270 teaching positions ahead of the year 7 transition to high school next year.