|Time To Act For Better Pay!|
A recent survey showed that NSWNA members working in aged care overwhelmingly want:
Better pay - Recognition of qualifications - Better work-life balance
The Time to Act campaign aims to achieve these things for aged care nurses. It's time to act for better pay and conditions. Join with your colleagues now and help win a fairer go for nurses working in aged care.
A history of the Because We Care campaign
Time to Act for Better Pay: Aged care nurses picnic
Time to Act for Better Pay: Rashmi
Time to Act for Better Pay: Lisa
Time to Act for Better Pay: Diane
Sharon's Story - The Story Of An Aged Care Nurse
Kodema - Time to Act for Better Pay
What you can do if your employer refuses to bargain
2012 Aged Care Enterprise Agreement Campaign
What is an Enterprise Agreement?
Voting Kit for Union Representatives
Come to one of the meetings to find out how
Attendance sheet/voting form
Aged Care Nurses' Claims
Are you paid what you're worth?
Nurses support claims for a new agreement
Employers in the for-profit aged care sector
There are around 80 different employers in the for-profit aged care sector who are potentially part of the campaign for this agreement. They own a total of around 160 facilities. About 50 of these employers have had a model Enterprise Agreement in place since 2010. There are 30 for-profit sector employers who have not yet offered an Enterprise Agreement. more »
If you're a nurse or midwife in NSW, then this is your union.
Nurses and midwives must have a strong, active & relevant union to ensure ongoing improvements in their working lives.