CPSU Wins in 2020!

In 2020 CPSU Members rose to the challenge of preparing our public sector to support those who rely on us the most.

Tassie’s Teacher Assistants are Battling for Income Security

Kylie is one of the many Teacher Assistants helping Tassie kids overcome barriers so they can achieve their dreams. She’s worked as a Teacher Assistant for more than a decade. She adores the children she helps and the school she works in. “I just love the children. I’m very passionate about high needs children and being […]

Public Sector Workers Saved Lives.

CPSU members protect and improve public services for all Tasmanians and the working lives of those who deliver them. We know since the advent of COVID-19 public sector workers have helped our state to flatten the curve. They’ve continued to provide services to sustain families, keep us healthy and save lives. We’re saying thank you […]

“Becoming an HSR Changed Everything”

We caught up with Bothwell District High School Business Manager Chris Turner, who has been a workplace Health and Safety Representative since 2015 and was in Hobart this week for Unions Tasmania’s HSR Refresher Course. Far too often you speak to someone who doesn’t know their own WHS obligations under the law and has the […]

Union Elections Delayed

The CPSU branch elections scheduled for 2020 have been delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The elections for all Branch Officer and Councillor positions is normally held 4 yearly with results declared between 1 May and 30 June of that year. As normally happens the union wrote to Fair Work back in February to advise […]