Voting for the new Sydney Water Enterprise Agreement is now open and continues all week closing at 10 am, Monday 26 June 2017.
Last year St Vincent de Paul was awarded the NDIS contract to deliver Local Area Coordinator services across parts of NSW.
So what happened?
We’ve had a major victory not only at Dnata, but for the entire aviation industry!
The future of Rape and Domestic Violence Services Australia (RDVSA) is still unclear. ASU members continue their campaign No Profit From Rape to ensure no multinational corporation profits from the most vulnerable in our community.
The Federal Government handed down a budget that entrenches inequality at the same time as rewarding corporations.
The message from Canberra is clear: Don’t be poor. Don’t be unemployed. Don’t be vulnerable.
Thursday 13 October, 2016
Next Tuesday evening the Turnbull Government will hand down its Federal Budget. The big question is how much more can this government cut?
Cutting our pay?
Salary packaging is a tax concession from the Government to allow organisations like Mission to increase your pay without costing the organisation extra money. Mission wants to remove salary packaging from the agreement. On one hand they keep saying they don’t want to change anything about salary packaging but refuse to protect this benefit in our Agreement.
MA disclosed they don’t want it in the agreement JUST in case they sell and transfer parts of the business to a new employer.
Wages in our sector aren’t high enough and we know members can’t afford to go backwards!