Wage increases are determined by corporate bargaining and are reflected in our enterprise agreements. There are circumstances in which you are entitled to an allowance for the tasks or role you perform. You`ll find more information in your business agreement. Learn more about enterprise trading. Resources, activities, upcoming events, fact sheets and important announcements are listed on our special trading page www.nteu.org.au/newcastle/bargaining our enterprise agreements that define our terms of employment at UON. They cover a number of conditions such as payment, leave and benefit. The current enterprise agreements were approved by the Fair Work Commission in March 2019. The 2018 enterprise agreements replace the 2014 agreements. The National Tertiary Education Union said members met Wednesday to discuss intense negotiations over the past two weeks and voted unanimously in favor of the strike. “We would encourage the NTEU to work with us at the negotiating table instead of further disturbing our students,” the spokesperson said. These enterprise agreements are available on the enterprise agreements page below, this year negotiations on enterprise negotiations for your UoN enterprise agreements will take place, and your NTEU is already working behalf of the members who are preparing for these discussions with Univeristy management.
Newcastle University staff have voted to escalate labour disputes over their enterprise agreements and will go on strike on 17 September, which has been described as “more disruption for students.” A UON spokesperson said the negotiating team had “increased the frequency of meetings” last month to resolve outstanding issues. Your NTEU negotiating team includes university collaborators, teachers and professionals from Newcastle University, NTEU staff and elected officials who negotiate on your behalf with university management. Our enterprise agreements establish advisory committees in which elected staff representatives work with leaders on specific issues. The NTEU negotiates better business agreements and better compensation on behalf of NTEU members. “The university is working to reach an agreement with staff representatives so that staff benefits and salary increases can be activated as quickly as possible.” “Members want management to work with us to conclude new enterprise agreements for all employees who value our excellent work with fair working conditions.” “Contract work is a way of passing on the financial risk of the institute to the individual.