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Union Cleaners Are Winning

February 18, 2016 2:14 PM

Union Cleaners Are Winning

Cleaning union members have had some huge wins in our fight for good secure jobs in the industry! We kicked out dodgy subcontractors, won direct employment, and won back money owed to us by dodgy bosses.

 

February 03, 2016 5:18 PM

Top Four Workplace Issues In Early Education

 
Sacked Myer whistleblower reinstated

November 27, 2015 5:10 PM

Sacked Myer whistleblower reinstated

A 24 year-old whistle-blower who was sacked after exposing widespread exploitation of cleaners at retail icon Myer will return to work on Monday after winning huge community support.

 

November 25, 2015 8:00 AM

Myer whistleblower exposes 7-Eleven style exploitation then sacked

Myer whistleblower exposes 7-Eleven style exploitation then sacked. #ReinstateRaf

 
Bob's story

November 20, 2015 2:48 PM

Bob's story

With Christmas approaching Bob, a Security Officer, found himself paid for just 12 hours work one fortnight. So he called the Union Rights Centre to find out what he could do.

 
End this national disgrace say Educators

November 14, 2015 9:42 AM

End this national disgrace say Educators

Hundreds of early childhood educators will march through central Melbourne this morning as they push to overturn one of the great bastions of gender-based pay discrimination.

 

October 22, 2015 8:26 PM

Fear, exploitation sweep through Myer, as department store exposed as next 7-Eleven

Fear, exploitation sweep through Myer, as department store exposed as next 7-Eleven

 

October 09, 2015 3:08 PM

Cleaners are standing up for good, secure jobs

Cleaners are standing up for good, secure jobs

 
Portable Long Service Leave critical

October 08, 2015 10:30 AM

Portable Long Service Leave critical

As Australia’s jobs debate heats up, workers in the services sector are calling on the Victorian Government to introduce a portable long service leave scheme.

 
Grand final beer strike called off

September 29, 2015 4:00 PM

Grand final beer strike called off

Footy fans can breathe easier after union members called off a strike at CUB’s Abbotsford brewery and endorsed a new deal that protects good, secure jobs.

 

June 15, 2015 7:05 AM

MEDIA RELEASE: Cleaners say homelessness likely if penalty rates are abolished

MEDIA RELEASE: Cleaners say homelessness likely if penalty rates are abolished