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Budget Rally: turn out next Wednesday

One last rally before the Budget and we need you to turn out. It’s a lunchtime rally not a stop work meeting so there shouldn’t be any issues with you taking your lunch break/flexitime/TOIL etc to attend. Budgets are about choices. With Tasmania’s GST income rising by an average 3.5% per annum over the next […]

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Parks Workers request a meeting with Will Hodgman

CPSU Parks Delegates have asked Premier and Parks Minister Will Hodgman to meet with them. They want to talk to Will Hodgman about the impact limited resources and staffing has on their work, their workloads, and their ability to protect and conserve Tasmania’s National Parks, World Heritage Wilderness Areas, and Conservation areas. We know that […]

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Lowest Paid Workers Denied Paid Holidays by Rockliff and Bullard

School Support Staff who are stood down over school holidays have been denied both the ANZAC Day and Easter Tuesday public holidays this year. For a number of years an Agreement registered in the Tasmanian Industrial Commission has ensured school support staff receive a pro rata number of public holidays each year regardless of whether […]

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Tasmania Needs a Pay Rise

Since 2011 Tasmanian governments have capped the wages of Tasmanians working in the public sector, like rangers, health professionals, teachers and nurses, at 2% per annum. Premier Will Hodgman plans to continue this 2% cap until at least 2023. For many of these Tasmanians this means a struggle to make ends meet while the cost […]

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Change the Rules

JOIN THE MOVEMENT FOR CHANGE:  https://changetherules.org.au/   CHANGE THE RULES FOR BETTER JOBS, BETTER SERVICES Australian Unions pushing for a better public services and jobs A big chunk of the Australian Unions’ Jobs You Can Count On Strategy is dedicated to improving public services and the jobs that deliver them. The jobs you count on […]

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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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