20 places available
This one-day course is designed for both Union Representatives and Deputy Representatives.
The training will provide essential knowledge and skills to support representatives in their important role of providing union leadership in schools. Learn the roles and responsibilities of this position and build confidence to succeed in this role.
This event will be a full day (six hour) live delivery online event via ZOOM. You will have an opportunity to interact with other participants and engage with the presenters online.
On completion of the course Union Representatives will have:
This event will be a full day (six hour) live delivery online event via ZOOM. You will have an opportunity to interact with other participants and engage with the presenters online. Completing this course will contribute to six hours of professional learning and a certificate will be provided at the end of the session.
$ Nil : Members Only
Cherry Bogunovich, Education Officer SSTUWA
Natalie Swinbourn, Schools Organiser Teams Coordinator
Natalie Blewitt, Growth Team Coordinator
Elected Union and Deputy Representatives
Members in schools and TAFE colleges are eligible for five days of paid leave per year to attend trade union training (TUT).
To comply with TUT leave requirements applicants must:
The school will not be charged for the salary of the
person attending trade union training - this is covered by the DoE.
However, if a relief teacher is required, this is funded through the
school's one line budget.
For school administration
When processing TUT leave applications:
This training relates to the following standards :
Standard 6 – Engage in professional learning
Standard 7 – Engage professionally with colleagues, parents/carers and the community
Thu 19 Oct @ 9.00am - Fri 20 Oct @ 3.00pm
Thu 19 Oct @ 11.00am - 4.00pm
Fri 27 Oct @ 9.00am - 3.30pm
We wish to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work. We wish to pay respect to their Elders - past, present and future - and acknowledge the important role all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people continue to play within Australia. We stand in solidarity.
Authorised by Mary Franklyn, General Secretary, The State School Teachers' Union of W.A.
ABN 54 478 094 635 © 2023