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Staff who are part of the collective agreements at the Auckland University of Technology will see pay rates below the Living Wage removed alongside a 3 per cent boost in their pay, thanks to the hard work of union members. Following successful strike action, members of the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at AUT have voted this week to accept the improved offer from the employer. The improved offer is the result of staff as part of the...

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Following successful strike action, members of the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) have voted to accept an improved offer from the employer that will remove all pay rates below the Living Wage and boost pay by 3 per cent for all staff that are part of the AUT Collective Agreements. The improved offer is the result of staff as part of the university community standing together to ensure...

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Tertiary Update – Vol 21 No 19 Members of the Tertiary Education Union (TEU) at the Auckland University of Technology (AUT) are taking strike action over their collective negotiations that have so far seen management not agreeing to boost pay for all staff at the institution. Union members have been negotiating collectively for a Living Wage, so that the lowest paid earn enough to live on and provide for their families, and a 3...

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AUT strike Union members at the Auckland University of Technology have voted overwhelmingly in favour of taking strike action in regard to their collective negotiations that have so far seen management not agreeing to their salary claims. The claims include a 3% increase and that the lowest paid staff members should be paid the Living Wage. Tertiary Education Union (TEU) members are asking for a 3 percent boost in pay for all staff...

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TEU national president, Sandra Grey joined TEU members and students at AUT this week to call on the Vice-Chancellor to pay all staff at the institution a Living Wage. Nearly one thousand students and staff signed a petition that will be presented to AUT Vice-Chancellor Derek McCormack as part of the bargaining process. “Every person working at AUT makes a huge contribution to making the institution a great place to study, so it is...

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Education Amendment Bill Petition

Education Amendment Bill Petition


Posted By on Sep 14, 2018

Education Amendment Bill Petition To the New Zealand Parliament on the 2nd Reading of the Education Amendment Bill Tertiary education institutions are crucial to delivering social, cultural, economic, and environmental wellbeing. For institutions to meet the needs of all New Zealanders, staff and students must have a strong voice in decisions about how institutions are run. We urge parliament to be bold in its recognition that staff...

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