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  • Exclusive member benefit

    Free professional development for IEU early childhood members will allow you to stay on top of current issues in early years education, both with your professional learning and with maintaining your teacher accreditation.

    04 Mar 2017
  • The IEU endorses a 'Yes' vote for the Sydney archdiocese principals' enterprise agreement

    On March 3, NSW/ACT IEU Branch Secretary John Quessy wrote a letter to all principals detailing how the Union had reached agreement on the PRINCIPALS (ARCHDIOCESE OF SYDNEY) ENTERPRISE AGREEMENT 2017-2019 EA.

    04 Mar 2017
  • Dioceses in denial: industrial action possible

    Members will recall the current enterprise agreement (EA) for teachers and support staff in NSW and ACT Catholic systemic schools expired at the end of 2016.

    01 Mar 2017
  • Who loses when Sunday and public holiday pay rates are cut? We all do!

    24 Feb 2017
  • Free PD for members

    IEU is pleased to announce that the Union has partnered with the Teacher Learning Network (TLN) to provide access to Professional Development (PD).

    07 Feb 2017
  • Brand new minister

    NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has named Sarah Mitchell as her new early childhood minister in NSW.

    07 Feb 2017
  • What gives a head start?

    An $8 billion US program, Head Start, supports low income families and has shown good quality preschool attendance has significant benefits for individuals (and society) into adult life.

    07 Feb 2017
  • Same site, same pay!

    Late last year the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle held an Early Learning Summit at which the value of early learning to a child’s lifelong development was acknowledged.

    07 Feb 2017
  • Baby bingo

    07 Feb 2017
  • Save the date

    It's Education Support Staff Day on Wednesday 14 June, so get ready to celebrate.

    06 Feb 2017