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Members
23 Sep 2020

Asbestos hazard – Yatala Labour Prison

The PSA General Secretary has taken urgent action to protect members from the risk of asbestos expos ...

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Members
23 Sep 2020

PSA says “No” to casualisation of prison workforce

PSA Worksite Representatives (WSRs) and leaders have reacted strongly to DCS’s half-baked prop ...

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Members
22 Sep 2020

Code of Conduct: New policies to be consulted with PSA members

The South Australian Country Fire Service (SACFS) has released a number of policies regarding the Co ...

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Members
21 Sep 2020

NALHN MH - Proposed ASO6 Administration Manager - Member feedback sought

NALHN MH has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about a proposed new A ...

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Members
21 Sep 2020

CALHN MH - Adult Community Mental Health (CMH) Service Plan V2.1 - PSA members' feedback

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

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Members
21 Sep 2020

DIT – Road Maintenance and Facilities Services update

Road MaintenanceThe PSA is in the process of examining all the legal and industrial parameters of th ...

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Members
18 Sep 2020

2020 Enterprise Bargaining commences

Public Service Association (PSA) members should have received the Notice of Intention to Negotiate A ...

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Members
18 Sep 2020

CALHN social work redesign – Dispute

Earlier this week the Public Service Association (PSA) sent a letter to the Chief Executive of CALHN ...

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Members
14 Sep 2020

PSA members win first round on Annual Recreation Leave Planning Procedure in Residential Care - Working group established to develop a new proposal

The Public Service Association (PSA) provided extensive feedback from members to Residential Care Di ...

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Members
14 Sep 2020

Congratulations to our Child Protection Worksite Representative of the year

This week the PSA recognised our incredible members who work in Child Protection as part of National ...

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Members
11 Sep 2020

CALHN Social Work restructure

Following feedback from Public Service Association (PSA) members on the insufficient information pro ...

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Members
11 Sep 2020

CALHN TQEH stage 3 redevelopment

Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) has released a Current Concept Design Drawing paper fo ...

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Members
10 Sep 2020

Today is RUOK? Day – A conversation could change a life

Today (Thursday 10 September 2020) is RUOK? Day. It is our national day of action when we remind Aus ...

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Members
10 Sep 2020

CALHN Radiation Engineering Stream Cancer Program organisational restructure

Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) has recently announced an Organisational Redesign of t ...

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Members
08 Sep 2020

Thank you to our members working in Child Protection

This week is Child Protection week. Your union, the Public Service Association (PSA), pays tribute t ...

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Members
07 Sep 2020

Get the latest Enterprise Bargaining information

Another round of Public Service Association (PSA) meetings will be held in all agencies during the n ...

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Members
07 Sep 2020

SA Water - Proposed changes - Laboratory Services - Leadership and Customer Services 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
04 Sep 2020

Look who’s watching now! Big Brother Service SA strikes again

Public Service Association (PSA) members have raised ongoing concerns with the way that surveillance ...

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Members
02 Sep 2020

Medical Scientists credentialing in dispute

The Public Service Association (PSA) has notified SA Pathology of a dispute to the proposed changes ...

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Members
31 Aug 2020

Residential Care Annual Leave planning procedure unanimously rejected by members

The Public Service Association has gathered extensive feedback from members by both email and at mee ...

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Members
27 Aug 2020

Community Youth Justice member update

Consultative Committee and regular PSA member meetings On Friday 21 August 2020, the first meet ...

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Members
27 Aug 2020

RMCLHN - Revised proposals - Allied Health Clinical Governance Review - Member feedback sought

The Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Network (RMCLHN) has invited the Public Service Associatio ...

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Members
27 Aug 2020

Crib break underpayment appeal heard

The government’s appeal against the decision handed down by the South Australian Employment Tr ...

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Members
26 Aug 2020

Government discriminates against salaried workers by denying them privatisation compensation payments

The Chief Executive of DIT announced yesterday (Tuesday 25 August 2020) at the Consultative Committe ...

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Members
26 Aug 2020

Happy SSO week!

The Public Service Association wishes all our SSO members a very happy SSO week. This is the week wh ...

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Members
24 Aug 2020

CALHN social work restructure

Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) has recently announced a restructure of the Social Wor ...

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19 Aug 2020

Salaried Enterprise Bargaining continues

The PSA has once again invited the government to reconsider its position in relation to job security ...

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Members
14 Aug 2020

CPSU/PSA Enterprise Bargaining update (General Agreement) – Zoom in next week to hear an update and let us know your views

Bargaining in Lifeblood’s General Enterprise Agreement and the Donor Centre and Nursing Agreem ...

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Members
12 Aug 2020

To all CPSU members at Adelaide University

As members would be aware from the CPSU Information Update of 14 May 2020, the National Tertiary Edu ...

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Members
10 Aug 2020

PSA submission to ICAC evaluation of The Department for Correctional Services

The PSA delivered our submission to the ICAC Evaluation of the Department for Correctional Services ...

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Members
06 Aug 2020

Visits to prisons must cease

The PSA General Secretary has been directly advocating with the Department for Correctional Services ...

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Members
06 Aug 2020

Compulsory Third Party Regulator – Member health and safety – Exposure to chemicals

Thank you to all the Public Service Association (PSA) members who recently raised with the PSA the u ...

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Members
04 Aug 2020

Nominate now for Child Protection Worksite Representative Of The Year Awards

Public Service Association (PSA) Child Protection members work hard to keep vulnerable children safe ...

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Members
03 Aug 2020

Walk a Mile In My Boots on Friday 7 August 2020 – Join the PSA team to support those who are homeless

This year, Public Service Association (PSA) staff and members have formed a team to participate in t ...

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Members
31 Jul 2020

Forestry SA - Enterprise Bargaining Update

ForestrySA (FSA) has declined the request from the Public Service Association (PSA) and the Construc ...

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Members
31 Jul 2020

SA Health - Further VSPs: How will these affect you?

The Public Service Association (PSA) is opposed to job cuts in health, especially during a pandemic. ...

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Members
28 Jul 2020

PSA members in RDNS

What do you want in your new EBA? Following the member meetings, we are in the process of devel ...

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Members
24 Jul 2020

Department of Health and Wellbeing, Consultation on proposed restructures: Risk, Assurance and Integrity Services and Corporate Affairs

The PSA has received the following documents for consultation in relation to two proposed restructur ...

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Members
24 Jul 2020

Department for Health and Wellbeing – Information on proposed VSPs

HOW WILL THESE AFFECT YOU? The PSA is opposed to job cuts in health, especially during a pandem ...

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Members
20 Jul 2020

Does the Port Adelaide CCC refit pose a risk to your health and safety?

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a number of recent safety complaints from union me ...

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Members
17 Jul 2020

What does the “new normal” look like in State Emergency Services after COVID-19?

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received contact from a number of concerned union members r ...

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Members
17 Jul 2020

Phlebotomist annual leave roster

Are you having difficulty booking your Annual Leave at times of your choice?One of the issues highli ...

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Members
15 Jul 2020

Updated list of qualifications for criteria based pay increment – Based on your feedback

The Public Service Association (PSA) thanks members for providing feedback on the Department for Edu ...

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Members
15 Jul 2020

PSA feedback on draft procedure – Organising the school year, closure days and early dismissal

The Public Service Association (PSA) was invited to provide feedback on behalf of members about the ...

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Members
15 Jul 2020

PSA member information - Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network - Volunteer programs structure review – Northern sites

The Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network (BHFLHN) has advised the Public Service Association ...

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Members
13 Jul 2020

PSA member feedback sought - Corporate structure realignment proposal - Gumeracha, Mount Pleasant and Kangaroo Island

The Barossa Hills Fleurieu Local Health Network (BHFLHN) has released information to affected staff ...

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Members
13 Jul 2020

Southern health expansion plan consultation

The PSA has received documents for consultation regarding the Southern Health Expansion Plan (downlo ...

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Members
13 Jul 2020

RDNS - Notice of bargaining and job security and commitment

Thank you so much for coming along to the union meetings last week with the Public Service Associati ...

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10 Jul 2020

PSA again rejects government proposal to sack you easily

The PSA has once again rejected the government’s proposal to make it easy to sack public secto ...

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Members
09 Jul 2020

NALHN - Proposed implementation of twilight and Saturday operating theatre sessions at Lyell McEwin Hospital - PSA member feedback sought

NALHN has released a discussion paper to affected staff and the PSA about a proposal to commence twi ...

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