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ECE relief teachers present COVID pay petition to Government

A union-backed petition to ensure ECE relief teachers are paid during lockdown, signed by nearly 5,000 teachers and supporters, was delivered to Government via Zoom this afternoon.

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17 Sep 2021 - ECE relief teachers present COVID pay petition to Government
15 Sep 2021 - Today's backpedaling of ECE pay parity commitments will hurt thousands of teachers, says NZEI Te Riu
8 Sep 2021 - Migrant ECE teachers and their union win right to reunite with families
23 Aug 2021 - "We've done it before and we can do it again": Teachers and schools prepared for extension of Level
17 Aug 2021 - Union, teachers and employer celebrate new collective agreement
20 Jul 2021 - NZEI Te Riu Roa supports Kōhanga Reo push for Tohu Whakapakari qualification recognition
7 Jul 2021 - NZEI Te Riu Roa: More transformative action needed to fix severe teacher shortage in ECE
1 Jul 2021 - A $100K difference in pay over ten years - union says ECE pay parity needs to be accelerated
29 Jun 2021 - ECE teachers welcome Parliament's next step toward pay parity
23 Jun 2021 - Union says poor pay and conditions to blame for skyrocketing ECE vacancies
18 Jun 2021 - NZEI Te Riu Roa: Urgent action must be taken to improve access to early childhood education
18 Jun 2021 - Union hosts free Matariki hui online
10 Jun 2021 - Report: NZ's primary school staffing model a barrier to achieving the goals of a modern education s
27 May 2021 - New research shows teacher and principal health and wellbeing much worse than general population
20 May 2021 - NZEI Te Riu Roa: Budget education spending a missed opportunity to address inequities for tamariki a
20 May 2021 - Education union welcomes improved sick leave entitlements