June 10, 2017

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2017 ACTU National Union Directory is available now

coverAustralia’s most comprehensive list of  union officials

Check with your union head office for a copy (arriving by mail in early December). It is Australia’s most comprehensive list of union officials with an array of other useful imformation, including:

> nationwide media contacts (specialising in IR and workplace)
> appeals and tribunals, legal support and more
> superannuation funds
> Federal MPs and senators
> specialist suppliers
> ACTU executive and staff
> guide to member benefit services.

You can also use the Directory’s online search to find and contact a union or official.

If you need extra copies, email directory@actu.org.au with your request.

 

March 15, 2017

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Sally McManus appointed as ACTU Secretary

Sally McManus, ACTU SecretarySally McManus was appointed Secretary on 15 March 2017 replacing Dave Oliver. She was previously the Vice President directing the ACTU’s campaigns.

Prior to joining the ACTU Sally was Secretary and Organiser with the ASU in NSW for 22 years. During Sally’s time as ASU Secretary their membership grew from 9,500 to 12,000 members. She has led many successful campaigns in the private, public and community sectors including the first collective agreement in the work for IBM workers, a campaign preventing water privatisation and the Equal Pay campaign for community workers which was a seven year campaign that delivered between 18-40% pay increases for all workers. Sally has also run many online campaigns and she founded the Destroy the Joint movement.

Twitter: @sallymcmanus 

 

February 1, 2016

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