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State Wage Case 2019 | Increases to Allowances and Trainee Wages | 3% From 1 July 2019

The following increases in the Award rates have now been made effective from the first full pay period on or after 1 July 2019. more>

PSA’s Birthday This Wednesday | Celebrate Our Achievements and Prepare for Future

Wednesday this week - 13 November 2019 - is the PSA’s birthday.PSA members of today stand on the shoulders of 134 years of members striving for and achieving safer, fairer and better conditions of employment. more>

Department For Trade Tourism And Investment Update (2)

Through the DTTI restructure process, PSA Organiser and your WSR’s have been meeting fortnightly with HR and management in order to provide staff feedback. more>

SSO Update | Classification Survey, Year 7 Pilot, Questions for Rick Persse, and More

PSA SSO Organiser has been visiting worksites, gathering information, and meeting with members and the department about a range of activities and issues currently facing school staff. more>

PSA Disputes Roster Changes, Allowances, Overtime for Members In Patient Services at Port Pirie Regional Health Services

Yesterday the PSA wrote to the Chief Executive Officer of Yorke and Northern Local Health Network (Y&NLHN) notifying of a dispute. The dispute is about conditions of employment for PSA members working as administrative staff in the Patient Services area at Port Pirie Regional Health Service. more>

Government Considering Forced Redundancies

“Forced redundancies are “...something the Government will need to consider” according to Treasurer Rob Lucas in an InDaily report yesterday. more>

Urgent Update | Tafe SA | Updated Document Received | “Student Experience Transformation” Restructure Workload Assessment Information | Member Feedback Sought

TAFE SA has now provided an updated Workload Assessment Summary as requested by the PSA as a result of the conciliation conference held in the South Australian Employment Tribunal (SAET) on 23 October 2019. The updated Workload Assessment Summary contains information regarding each Business Unit, which consolidates the previous information provided in July 2019 regarding the Targeted Voluntary Separation Package exits at that time, and current information regarding the new structure. TAFE SA has also extended the consultation period as a result. more>

Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure Update

The Public Service Association continues to oppose all proposed job cuts and privatisations in the Department of Planning, Transport and Infrastructure as well as ensuring members are genuinely consulted about the impact on proposed changes, not just on jobs and working conditions, but also on the services you provide. more>

Feedback Extended | Call Centre Staff Caring for Children and Draft After Hours Transporting of Children Guidelines

Public Service Association (PSA) members working in the Call Centre continue to care for children after hours despite the Department for Child Protection (DCP) stating in the South Australian Employment Tribunal (SAET) they were looking for other options to prevent this occurring. more>