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Variation to SCHADS Award – Important notice for Employers

The Fair Work Commission (FWC) recently made a decision to vary the Social, Community, Home Care and Disability Services Industry Award 2010 (SCHADS Award). The variation was as a result of an appeal by the Australian Services Union (ASU) against Vice President Watson’s decision in June 2013 to reject their application to make a number…

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CCER celebrates the launch of our Activity Based Working home

This week, CCER celebrated the official launch and blessing of our new Activity Based Working home. Bishop Peter Comensoli began the proceedings by blessing the office before the festivities which were also held to mark the departure of CCER Chair, Anne Gorman, and Kitty Guerin, Chair of the Catholic Independent Schools Employment Relations Committee (CISERC)….

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CCER welcomes special guest to tackle conflict in the workplace

Conflict is a feature of almost all workplaces and Catholic workplaces are no different.¬†Unresolved conflict in the workplace can have a number of unwanted consequences, including poor morale, lower productivity and grievances involving bullying and harassment and possibly even litigation. Dealing with conflict and, importantly, stopping it from escalating when it arises, is a challenge…

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Become an Experience+ Corporate Champion

The Experience+ Corporate Champions Program, initiated by the Commonwealth Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR), aims to attract employers willing to commit to better practice in the employment of mature-age people (aged 45 years and over). Small (1-19 employees), medium (20-199 employees) and large (200+ employees) employers may be eligible to receive tailored…

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