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Sally McManus appointed as ACTU Secretary

March 15, 2017

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Sally 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 […]

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First Job Ready – e-book for schools gets national boost

December 7, 2016

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Have you seen the page in the Australian Educator about First Job Ready, the 34 page e-book brings together ACTU Worksite’s best practical information on how to get a first job while you are still at school. It’s free and you can get it at http://worksite.actu.org.au/firstjob/  

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2017 ACTU National Union Directory is available now

June 10, 2016

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Australia’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 […]

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Do you want to join a union?

February 1, 2016

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At work, unions give working people a voice. They do this by assisting them to gain better pay, improved living standards, safe working environments and employment security, through collective bargaining and strength in the workplace. Sign up today.

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Are you a student with questions about work?

January 30, 2016

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ACTU Worksite for Schools website has information to help you with assignments and questions about work.  Full Story

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