Start: Monday 8 May 2023 - 9.00am
Finish: Tuesday 9 May 2023 - 3.00pm
Location: SSTUWA Building, 1 West Street, West Perth WA 6005 (off Thomas Street).
The SSTUWA Women’s Contact Officer (WCO) has a key leadership role in the workplace. Learn the roles and responsibilities of this position and build confidence to succeed in this role.
This introductory two-day course will provide WCO's with the knowledge and skills needed to support, advise and advocate for individual members and the branch on gender and equity issues.
SSTUWA may fund travel and accommodation expenses for currently elected representatives outside the metropolitan area. Each regional application will be assessed by the Education and Training Centre Coordinator for funding approval.
On completion of the course Women Contact Officers will have:
Morning tea and lunch provided.
Cherry Bogunovich, Education Officer
Janette Bedwell, Women/Equity Officer
Elected Women's Contact Officers
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 :
Thu 13 Apr @ 8.00am - 11.00am
Thu 13 Apr @ 12.00pm - 3.00pm
Tue 18 Apr @ 9.00am - 12.30pm
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, State School Teachers' Union of W.A. (Inc.)
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