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Members
23 Jun 2021

Novita Children’s Services Enterprise Bargaining 2021

What improvements to wages and conditions do you want to see in your Enterprise Agreement? The ...

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Members
23 Jun 2021

Notification of Industrial Dispute - Proposed Restructure of DIT Finance and Procurement

The Department for Infrastructure and Transport has responded to the Public Service Association (PSA ...

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Members
22 Jun 2021

AGD – Planning and Land Use Services – Planning and Development proposed change

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a letter from the Attorney General’s Departm ...

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Members
16 Jun 2021

7:00am start FMC Ward Round – Your thoughts?

SA Pathology recently proposed and implemented a change to start times for the FMC Ward Rounds witho ...

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Members
15 Jun 2021

PSA writes to raise concerns about proposed restructure of DIT Finance and Procurement

The Public Service Association (PSA) thanks members and your colleagues for the feedback on the prop ...

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Members
11 Jun 2021

SA Water Enterprise Agreement - Vote NO!

In a show of utter contempt for your rights to negotiate, SA Water shut down enterprise negotiations ...

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Members
11 Jun 2021

Realignment of Intermediate Care Services and Community Geriatric Services, Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN)

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received the following correspondence from the Southern Ade ...

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Members
10 Jun 2021

Members entitlements – Casual Employment and The Residential (Secure) Care Allowance

The Residential (Secure) Care Allowance for Residential Care Workers with six or more years service ...

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Members
09 Jun 2021

Disability Accommodation to remain in public hands

We now have clear confirmation that Disability Accommodation will remain in Public hands under DHS. ...

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Members
08 Jun 2021

Shared Services SA proposed Employee Screening Policy – Feedback sought

The Public Service Association (PSA) has been notified by Shared Services SA that they are seeking f ...

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Members
08 Jun 2021

NALHN MH - Proposed permanent relocation of Club 84 staff to Park Terrace, Salisbury

NALHN Mental Health has written to the Public Service Association (PSA) advising of their proposal t ...

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Members
08 Jun 2021

Proposed site for relocation of Community Clinical Rehabilitation Service (CCRS) – PSA member feedback

The Public Service Association (PSA) thanks members for the feedback provided to the PSA regarding t ...

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Members
07 Jun 2021

Proposed ICT Services stage 1 restructure – Tafe SA response to member feedback

The Public Service Association (PSA) thanks members for the feedback provided to the PSA regard ...

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Members
07 Jun 2021

DEW – Heritage and Native Vegetation Branch

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a letter from the Department for Environment and W ...

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Members
01 Jun 2021

Consultation on AGFMA privatisation continues - Feedback on new AGFMA Directorate structure sought

The PSA has attended a large number of face to face and online employee information meetings and the ...

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Members
31 May 2021

Return to Work SA - Enterprise Bargaining - Ballot – PSA members vote NO

The PSA recommends a NO vote on the new Enterprise Agreement offer which was put to ballot on 31 May ...

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Members
31 May 2021

Change of DCS policy

At recent Central Consultative Committee meetings and at many Local Consultative Committees the Publ ...

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Members
28 May 2021

Legal Services Commission – Drug and Alcohol Policy consultation

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received correspondence from the Legal Services Commission ...

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Members
28 May 2021

Are you entitled to progress to the next pay increment?

The Public Service Association (PSA) reminds SSO Members that at each classification level, there is ...

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Members
28 May 2021

PSA member update – Department of Innovation And Skills

Public Service Association (PSA) members in DIS have raised a number of issues of concern in recent ...

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Members
26 May 2021

PSA calls for action on housing staff cuts and workload

Thank you to all the Public Service Association (PSA) members who have filled in the workload survey ...

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Members
25 May 2021

Community Corrections – Department for Correctional Services (DCS) – Central Consultative Committee

The Public Service Association (PSA) will be meeting with Worksite Representatives (WSRs) and the De ...

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Members
25 May 2021

PSA Residential Care members industrial action – We have had enough!

Staff shortages, forced overtime, working under ratio and kids missing out on activities.PSA members ...

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Members
25 May 2021

SAPOL ignoring serious safety concerns

In February this year, the Public Service Association (PSA) and PSA Worksite Representative Thomas N ...

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Members
25 May 2021

Novita Enterprise Bargaining

Novita enterprise bargaining starts on 4 June 2021 - Fill in the Survey to have a say about the PSA ...

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Members
24 May 2021

Additional information for consultation - Proposed Communications and Engagement Unit – Further member feedback sought

The Public Service Association (PSA) recently issued a brief on 17 May 2021 (here), inviting me ...

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Members
20 May 2021

BHFLHN - Proposed salaried staffing - Strathalbyn and District Aged Care - Member feedback sought

BHFLHN has released a Consultation Paper about the proposed staffing for the expanded Strathalbyn an ...

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Members
20 May 2021

SA Water - Enterprise Bargaining negotiation – Update

Round Ten of the Enterprise Bargaining negotiations between SA Water and the CPSU/PSA and other unio ...

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Members
19 May 2021

PSA achieves parliamentary inquiry into privatisation

The PSA has been lobbying political parties to establish a parliamentary inquiry into privatisation ...

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Members
19 May 2021

University of South Australia – Enterprise Bargaining

The current University of South Australia (UniSA) Enterprise Agreement 2019 has a nominal expiry dat ...

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Members
13 May 2021

SSO1 Classification Review at Augusta Park Primary School

As members may be aware, the Public Service Association (PSA) negotiated with the Department for Edu ...

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Members
13 May 2021

SSO1 Classification Review – What do I need to do?

The Public Service Association (PSA) negotiated with the Department to achieve a review of all eligi ...

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Members
12 May 2021

Update for PSA Members in Department of Human Services - Your PSA Organiser

PSA Organiser Zerebar Karimi has now returned from parental leave and is ready to get back to workin ...

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Members
11 May 2021

EPA – Intention to review operations

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a letter from the Environment Protection Authority ...

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Members
11 May 2021

2021 Enterprise Bargaining update – Parliament House

The Public Service Association (PSA) attended the Enterprise Bargaining meeting for the Parliament H ...

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Members
10 May 2021

SAPOL Protective Security Services proposed restructure

On Tuesday 11 May 2021 at 1400hrs, the Public Service Association (PSA) will be attending a meeting ...

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Members
04 May 2021

Your health and safety is important – Workload update for Outpatients staff

The Public Service Association (PSA) has written to Southern Adelaide Local Health Network (SALHN) m ...

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Members
30 Apr 2021

CALHN Social Work Restructure update

The PSA and your PSA Worksite Representatives has recently met with CALHN management to discuss the ...

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Members
30 Apr 2021

PSA update for members in DIT

AGFMA Privatisation Public Service Association (PSA) staff representatives and PSA Team Leader ...

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Members
28 Apr 2021

DCP Roster Shortfall Policy – Urgent feedback required

Public Service Association (PSA) members will have received the Roster Shortfall Procedure which has ...

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Members
23 Apr 2021

Proposed changes - Supply Chain Category Management Team - Member feedback sought

SA Water has invited the Community and Public Sector Union State Public Services Federation Group So ...

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Members
16 Apr 2021

CALHN Social Work Restructure – Dispute update

The Public Service Association (PSA) has written to CALHN following concerns raised by PSA members a ...

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Members
15 Apr 2021

DEW – South East Drainage Operations

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a letter from the Department for Environment and ...

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Members
13 Apr 2021

Mental health crisis – What will it take for the government to act?

The Public Service Association (PSA) shares the concerns about the lack of state government resourci ...

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Members
12 Apr 2021

PSA meets with SAPOL Traffic Camera Operations Management about public aggression

Recently, the Public Service Association (PSA) and PSA Worksite Representative Thomas Noon met with ...

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Members
06 Apr 2021

Medical Records members at Lyell McEwin Hospital achieve good outcome for staffing and workload dispute

PSA members have had a successful outcome in the South Australian Employment Tribunal (SAET) followi ...

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Members
30 Mar 2021

SA Health - Women’s, Child and Youth Health Plan 2021-2031 Summary Framework - Member feedback sought

SA Health has released a Women’s, Child and Youth Health Plan (WCYHP) 2021-2031 Summary Framew ...

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Members
30 Mar 2021

Urgent update regarding Anzac Day Public Holiday payment for SSOs

Last week, the Public Service Association sent an Information Update to SSO members about the upcomi ...

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Members
29 Mar 2021

At last! Common sense prevails - Positive outcome for members in the NALHN Virtual Typing Pool

Public Service Association (PSA) members have had a successful outcome in the South Australian ...

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Members
26 Mar 2021

2021 Enterprise Bargaining update – Parliament House

The Public Service Association (PSA) attended the Enterprise Bargaining meeting for the Parliament H ...

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