AEU achieves groundbreaking agreements for early childhood members
With government backing secured, the AEU has achieved new agreements with significant improvements in pay and conditions for early childhood teachers and educators.
What are the next steps?
With the Heads of Agreement now signed, a number of steps need to occur before the new VECTEA and EEEA are approved by the Fair Work Commission and come into effect.
What do the new VECTEA and EEEA look like in practice?
The biggest win of our new agreements is the significant pay increase for early childhood educators across Victoria.
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Australia's public education system is open to everyone. That's why it deserves the support of every Australian. AEU members working in public education continue to do the heavy lifting within the education system, doing more with less, fighting for equity, and seeking the best possible outcomes for their students, often against the odds. Read more in our Term 2, 2023 edition of AEU News.View Latest Edition