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Delegate Profile Andrew Tunstall

My Job is: Principal Mining Inspector My job helps the Tasmanian community by: Helping to make mines and quarries safer. I joined the union because: I have seen how important unions are in the health and safety chain. I became a CPSU Delegate because: There was no Delegate in the Burnie office and I am […]

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Child Safety Service in the news

400 kids waiting for help DAVID BENIUK, Sunday Tasmanian, April 15 2018 UP to 400 Tasmanian children are waiting on child protection services as the system continues to buckle under increasing demand, internal figures seen by the Sunday Tasmanian show. Caseload figures produced by the Child Safety Service (CSS) indicate at least 282 cases were unallocated […]

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May Day March & Street Party

In April and May thousands of Australians will hit the streets to demand more secure work and fair pay. We need you to be part of it – join the May Day March in Hobart and stay for a street party afterwards.   Australian Unions Secretary Sally McManus: “Anyone who wants to live in a […]

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Latest Campaigns

Change the Rules

JOIN THE MOVEMENT FOR CHANGE:  https://changetherules.org.au/ JOIN THE MAY DAY MARCH & STREET PARTY:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1315589661918197/ READ: ACTU Secretary Sally McManus, excerpt from her National Press Club address:  “Working people sticking together is how we counter-balance the power of big business because there is strength in numbers. Because rules alone will never be enough, we also need to […]

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Jobs You Can Count On

  The services you deliver each day rely on jobs you can count on. Unions believe you deserve jobs that pay a decent wage,  are secure and allow you to live quality lives. This is what the Tasmanian unions Jobs You Can Count On campaign is all about. Unions Tasmania Secretary Jessica Munday: “Tasmanian Unions […]

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Unlocking Public Sector Skills

RECRUITMENT & PROMOTION IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR IS BROKEN IT TAKES months to fill a job, competent staff often lose the job they love when seeking reclassification and many of you work at a higher band every day for no additional pay. It’s time to change the rules so you’re supported to use your skills […]

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