By Your Side

Union members get access to expert advice, support, information and resources to help you navigate your career. There are many additional benefits,e exclusive for ASU members all included with your membership.

Save money every day, using your ASU Member Advantage to get discounts at major retailers and online. Whether you're shopping at Coles, Kmart, JB Hi-fi, Priceline or 100s of other retailers you can get discounts simply for being a union member. 

The ASU Career Launchpad is your exclusive professional development program designed to help you take the next step in your career. Access on-demand training with expert presenters. Learn new skills from finance to Microsoft excel and much more.

ASU Jobs Connect is a free service for ASU members who are looking for work or would like some help in taking the next step in their career. Book a consultation with our Jobs Connect advisors at every stage of the job search process. You can get career advice, CV preparation help, or Job Application and Cover Letter support. Plus we'll let you know when suitable jobs are available near you.

The ASU College (Australian College of Community and Disability Practitioners) is your professional voice in the community and disability services sector. Membership gives you access to professional journals, training, networking and a say in your own professional development. 

ASU members are entitled to free and discounted legal services from Slater and Gordon. This includes having your standard Will prepared, free of charge. This represents a saving of $199!

As a member of the ASU you have access to our ASU holiday units at Forster-Tuncurry at a discounted member-only rate! Simple modern-styled units are only a short walk to Wallis Lake and the shores of Tuncurry Beach and Rockpool.

As a financial member of the Union, you are covered by the ASU's Journey Insurance policy, on the way to and from work each day. We hope you never need it, but accidents happen. If you need time off work as a result of an accident traveling to or from work your ASU Journey Insurance is there for you.

Financial members of the Union providing Social and Community Services are covered by the ASU's Professional Indemnity Insurance policy. We hope you never need it, but your Union is here to support you if any legal claims are made against you.

ASU members can now get up to 30% off ASU First Aid Training at the Red CrossSo if you’ve been thinking about learning First Aid to keep your family safe or you need it for your job, make sure you save on training with your ASU membership.

We are by your side every step of the way. If you haven't already, you can join the ASU online right now!

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