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New pay agreement for Principals to value primary education

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The Catholic Commission of Employment Relations (CCER) has announced that a new pay agreement to equalise pay across primary and secondary school principals has won majority support. CCER Executive Director Tony Farley, who led the negotiation and pushed for this significant change, said it was an essential step in recognising the unique value and contribution…

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WWCC reminder for education employers

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Remember that the phase-in period for secondary schools ends 31 March 2017. By this date, all existing staff engaged in child-related work in secondary schools will need to have applied for a Working with Children Check (WWCC) and have a WWCC Number (i.e. a clearance to work with children). You also need to verify their…

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