Rally to Change the Rules
Apr20

Rally to Change the Rules

Turnbull and his government have given big business too much power. Increasing workloads and wage theft is rampant. Work is less secure than ever and they’re making it harder for us to keep each other safe at work. While insecure work continues to rise with record low wages and conditions, a third of big businesses don’t even pay tax. And Turnbull wants to give big businesses even tax cuts. It’s clear the rules are...

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No Pay? No Way! 2018 Survey
Apr08

No Pay? No Way! 2018 Survey

The Union wants to be able to better understand the nature and extent of unpaid work, and more importantly, how unpaid work has changed and the impact it has on members over time. That’s why the Union is continuing with our survey we started in 2014. Over the past decade staff reductions forced through budget cuts by State and Federal Governments and/or growth in demand for services has caused workloads to steadily increase. We know...

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Mass Delegates Meeting
Apr06

Mass Delegates Meeting

Increasing workloads and wage theft is rampant, work is less secure than ever and they’re making it harder for us to keep each other safe at work. The rules are broken. So let’s change the rules! We need all MSAV; VPA Inc and AHP job representatives to join us and job representatives from other unions in mapping a plan for action – united we stand. Join us for a Mass Delegates Meeting on 17 April at 10am at Melbourne Town Hall...

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Backfilling vacancies is vital
Apr06

Backfilling vacancies is vital

One of the big victories arising from our negotiations for our new public agreement was around leave replacement and the backfilling of vacant positions. In our bargaining survey and member meetings, increased workloads for members when people were away sick or on leave and not backfilled was repeatedly highlighted as a significant issue. We also know that workloads are continuing to increase and when someone is away from the...

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Big business has too much power
Mar13

Big business has too much power

  The rules are broken when CEO’s are making millions, while workers like you and your colleagues are paying for it with more unpaid work and less secure jobs. It’s time to #ChangeTheRules >>...

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International Women’s Day 2018
Mar08

International Women’s Day 2018

We know the vital contributions that women make to ensuring Victorians get the highest quality of health care. From world-leading research to ensuring people are treated with dignity, without women our healthcare system stops. That’s why we always #pushforprogress and recognise the contributions women make to Victoria’s healthcare sector. Show your support this International Women’s Day by sharing these images with...

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