Leaders News

Inspection program looks at workers in primary schools

Inspectors will be looking at safety issues for workers such as cleaners and gardeners, and will also focus on the management of violence and aggression, including procedures for reporting and investigating incidents.

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New data: working West Australians need pay rise

This shows that average hourly total cash earnings for WA’s full-time non-managerial workers rose only 3.2% between 2016 and 2018, while nationally it increased 6%.

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Inspection program looks at workers in primary schools

WorkSafe is conducting a proactive inspection program to look at safety issues with workers in WA primary schools.

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Union calls for Fair Funding for Public Schools

​The State School Teachers’ Union of WA says a Liberal-National Government capital grant fund only offered to private schools to upgrade school facilities is unfair and not needs-based.

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Safety is Our Priority

The Minister for Education Sue Ellery published an opinion piece in the West Australian newspaper on 30 July 2018

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Safety is Our Priority

The Minister for Education Sue Ellery published an opinion piece in the West Australian newspaper on 30 July 2018

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Safety is Our Priority

The Minister for Education Sue Ellery published an opinion piece in the West Australian newspaper on 30 July 2018

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Safety is Our Priority

The Minister for Education Sue Ellery published an opinion piece in the West Australian newspaper on 30 July 2018

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Secret curriculum changes leave teaching profession in the dark

The Turnbull Government has blindsided the teaching profession by planning the biggest Australian school curriculum reforms in decades without consulting the very teachers, principals and support staff who will be forced to implement the changes, according to the Australian Education Union (AEU).

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WA pay decision disappointing

​UnionsWA has today commented on the decision by WA Industrial Relations Commission in the State Wage Case

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