On 31 July 2020, the workers concerned received a communication on the rights of workers` representation with regard to the proposed Department of Education and Training (2020). Communication is a formal requirement under the Fair Work Act 2009 and specifies the right of workers to be represented by a bargaining representative in relation to the proposed agreement. The agreement was adopted with 87.5% yes in the choice of workers. As of May 1, 2017, awarding entities will only be used in Area 2 and above. All Division 1 principles are translated into Section 2 at that time. This is an important change that, from a wage perspective, particularly in small schools, recognizes the important role that the head of school must play by the employer. Enterprise Agreements Many schools have collective agreements, usually with the participation of the Union. This is the first place to determine their conditions of employment. Below is a list of enterprise agreements – see here if your school has an enterprise agreement and get a copy. An enterprise agreement is the safest and most effective way to improve employment conditions in your workplace. If your school has such an agreement, it is legally binding and the Modern Prize does not apply. There are employment contracts for all employees of the department.
To access the corresponding agreement, select one of the following job categories. Modern AwardsIn 2010, modern Awards replaced the old awards with lean and withdrawn conditions. Modern prices are not as comprehensive as the old awards, and although some conditions have been maintained, some have inevitably been lost. If your school does not have a collective agreement for you, your terms and conditions will be set by the corresponding Modern Prize. These are well below industrial standards and constitute only an absolute minimum, which is designed only as a “safety net” to prevent exploitation. For more information, check down the left. In addition to the above increases, the classification structure for Divisions 1 and 2 is changed. This involves removing the lower subdivision in each of these areas and additional subdivision at the head of each zone. It offers 1-5s existing and 2-5s another increase to provide higher pay results in the first twelve months of the agreement. For the current 1-5s, the total growth of the first twelve months will be 6.71%. For the current 2-5s, it will be 6.46%. In addition, current 1-1 and 2-1 employees will translate into the new 1-1 and 2-1 when translated into the new scale and receive an additional salary increase at the master rate.