Tertiary Lives

Staff, students, and communities must shape the next Tertiary Education Strategy. The government strategy will set the direction of our polytechnics, universities, and wānanga for the next five years. Let the government know what tertiary lives contribute to New Zealand.

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State of the Sector

Staff conditions of work are students’ conditions of learning. But year after year conditions of teaching, learning, and research have come under attack. Together we must turn this around!

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Reform of Vocational Education

A coordinated and collaborative vocational education system is needed to ensure all communities have access to the transformative power of education. The Labour government decided to unify the provision of vocational education provision into a single entity. Check in here to find out the latest news and to help us keep Labour honest around its promise to build a strong and accessible VET system.

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The Tertiary Education Union, Te Hautū Kahurangi o Aotearoa, is you, your colleagues, and 10,000 members joining together for a strong voice and better jobs. Joining us is the first step in taking control of your working life – winning respect for your hard work.

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