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DEW Update: Additional Restructures Announced

The Public Service Association (PSA) has been notified by the Department for Environment and Water (DEW) of the additional restructures in the Office of the Chief Executive and the Water Infrastructure and Operations Division as part of the current phase of the ‘Reshaping DEW’ project. more>

DPTI WHS Update: Outcomes of Consultation on WHS Procedures

The Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure (DPTI) has informed the Public Service Association (PSA) of the outcome of the consultation leading to changes in the following Work Health & Safety (WHS) Guidelines and Procedures more>

PSA DASSA Model of Care Feedback

PSA members recently submitted feedback about DASSA’s proposed Model of Care (MoC).The MoC appears to reflect a shift away from the previous holistic model of care to become more of a medically oriented model. more>

Nyland Funded Positions | DCP Responds to PSA Push

The Public Service Association (PSA) has been pushing the Department for Child Protection to clarify the future status of staff employed by injection of funding post the Nyland Royal Commission. Recent actions include an information update sent to members last Friday and recent public comments on the issue through the media. more>

DEW Update: Reshaping DEW Consultation

The Public Service Association (PSA) has been notified by the Department for Environment and Water (DEW) of the next consultation phase under the ‘Reshaping DEW’ project. As part of this phase the National Parks and Wildlife Division will established. more>

Governemtn to appeal Court finding that DCS breached the Enterprise Agreement

The Government has formally lodged an appeal against the Court’s decision that the Department for Correctional Services (DCS) failed to consult as required by the South Australian Modern Public Sector Enterprise Agreement: Salaried 2017 about a number of issues relating to the implementation of the privatisation of the ARC. more>

Legal Secretaries Positions Reduction in Crown Solicitor’s Office | Feedback Please

The Crown Solicitor’s Office has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about further proposed changes resulting from expressions of interest in separation packages in the Office. The new proposal is the loss of another ASO2 Legal Secretary position after one position was lost earlier this year. more>

PSA Privatisation Forum 30 May 2019 | Privatisation... In Whose Interest?

n recent times Governments of both persuasions have put privatisation of South Australian Public Services back on the agenda.But when services that fulfil an essential human need, like education, health, public infrastructure, electricity and transport are sold off to wealthy corporations hungry for profit, everyone loses. more>

Nyland Funded Positions in Child Protection Under Threat?

The Public Service Association (PSA) is concerned that it appears the $432 million in additional Child Protection funding which followed from the Nyland Royal Commission is coming to an end on 30 June 2019. more>

NALHN Mental Health | Additional Inpatient Forensic Mental Health Service (fmhs) Beds At Glenside Campus - Proposed Model Of Care (MoC) and Operational Service Plan | Member Feedback Sought

NALHN MH has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about the proposed MoC and service plan for the additional inpatient FMHS beds at Glenside campus. more>