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Members
23 Feb 2021

HSS COVID-19 Proposed Contingency and Direct to Impress Consultation

The Public Service Association (PSA) has been provided the following documents from Procurement and ...

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Members
19 Feb 2021

Advertising and filling SSO positions and conversions to permanency

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received correspondence from the Department for Education ( ...

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Members
19 Feb 2021

Department response about DEW benefits for Landscape Board staff

DEW response to member concernsThe Department for Environment and Water has responded the PSA letter ...

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Members
18 Feb 2021

Crib break decision overturned on appeal

The South Australian Employment Tribunal appeal decision on KTYJC members’ entitlement to crib ...

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Members
15 Feb 2021

2021 Enterprise Bargaining update – Parliament House

Enterprise Bargaining negotiations for 2021 are moving forward for the Parliament House Enterprise A ...

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Members
12 Feb 2021

Sheriff’s Office – Member resolution endorsed and provided to CAA

Public Service Association (PSA) Members met on Tuesday 2 February 2021 to consider and endorse the ...

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Members
12 Feb 2021

PSA to meet with SAPOL management about risk of violence to members

The Public Service Association (PSA) is the union that looks after non-sworn SAPOL members. We are h ...

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Members
05 Feb 2021

Caring for children in offices – The risks for you

PSA members working as Social Workers and Support Staff in DCP have been caring for children and you ...

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Members
02 Feb 2021

Safety win at Yatala

On Friday 29 January 2021 the Public Service Association (PSA) attended Yatala Labor Prison (YLP) to ...

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Members
02 Feb 2021

Groundhog Day – Young people again being cared for in offices – It’s time for DCP to staff appropriately

PSA members working in DCP offices have once again been tasked with caring for children and young pe ...

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Members
01 Feb 2021

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

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a proposed policy and guidelines for consultation ...

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29 Jan 2021

Train privatisation update – Unions dispute “made available” process

The privatisation of our public train system to Keolis Downer will happen this Sunday, 31 January 20 ...

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29 Jan 2021

SSO’S can retroactively accrue TOIL for the public holiday

The Public Service Association (PSA) reminds SSO members that your enterprise agreement requires sch ...

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Members
18 Jan 2021

Community Corrections Consultative Committee – Feedback sought

The PSA will be attending the Community Corrections Consultative Committee to be held on Thursday, 2 ...

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Members
18 Jan 2021

Enterprise Bargaining Update – HSU/PSA Union meetings starting next week

Unfortunately RDNS/Silver Chain Group are continuing their poor behaviour during negotiations and ha ...

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Members
15 Jan 2021

National Corrections Day

Today is National Corrections Day. In what has been an extraordinary past 12 months, we recognise ou ...

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Members
15 Jan 2021

CALHN Consumer Advisor Team Restructure – Your feedback is wanted

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

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Members
15 Jan 2021

CALHN Social Work Restructure Dispute update

At a recent meeting between the Public Service Association (PSA) and CALHN management to discuss the ...

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Members
12 Jan 2021

Dispute over Senior Youth Workers forced overtime in Residential Care - Keep the pressure on!

The Public Service Association (PSA) continues to be in dispute with the Department for Child Protec ...

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Members
08 Jan 2021

Draft Suicide Prevention Bill 2020 - Member feedback sought

The Office of the Chief Psychiatrist (OCP) has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provi ...

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Members
07 Jan 2021

Sheriff’s Office – Focus must be on culture, respect and fairness

PSA Members have raised a number of issues arising from the SARC Report and subsequent communication ...

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Members
23 Dec 2020

Consultation About Proposed New Customer Service Centre in Mount Barker and a New Network Structure

The Department of Infrastructure and Transport has sent the PSA a copy of the consultation documents ...

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Members
23 Dec 2020

DTI Restructure – Update

After informing members of the proposed restructure of DTI, the PSA received a number of inquiries i ...

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21 Dec 2020

December 2020 Salaried Enterprise Bargaining General Meeting

The PSA attended the salaried enterprise bargaining general meeting held today (21 December 2020).In ...

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21 Dec 2020

Reminder Christmas and New Year PSA Office close-down

On behalf of the PSA Executive, Council, and staff, we thank you all for your support during 2020 an ...

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Members
21 Dec 2020

NALHN – Executive Services Area Restructure - Member feedback sought

NALHN has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about a restructure/reali ...

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Members
21 Dec 2020

Prevention and Population Health – Proposed Restructure

The PSA has been advised of a proposed restructure of the Prevention and Population Health Directora ...

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Members
18 Dec 2020

Draft Repat Neuro-Behavioural Unit Staffing Model and Model of Care – PSA Members’ Feedback

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

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Members
18 Dec 2020

MES and GFS Credentialing Dispute – SAET Compulsory Conference - Update

The Public Service Association (PSA) has joined with Professionals of Australia (PA) as a party to t ...

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Members
18 Dec 2020

Stop Marshall’s Tafe Cuts Campaign; Covid-19 - Return to the Worksite Planning; Local Workload Consultative Forums; and General Member Meetings

Your Public Service Association (PSA) Organiser Rosie Ratcliff and your PSA Worksite Representatives ...

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Members
18 Dec 2020

Rail privatisation is a mess – Do not sign until all options are clear

The PSA met yesterday with DIT management as part of the consultation process for the rail privatisa ...

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Members
18 Dec 2020

CALHN Draft Diversity and Inclusion Plan

Central Adelaide Local Health Network (CALHN) has released a Draft Diversity and Inclusion Plan for ...

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Members
18 Dec 2020

Proposed Final Structure: RMCLHN Allied Health Structure

The PSA has received a proposed final structure for the Riverland Mallee Coorong Local Health Networ ...

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Members
17 Dec 2020

CALHN Radiation Oncology Leadership Structure Proposal

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

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Members
17 Dec 2020

CALHN Social Work Restructure Dispute

At a recent meeting between the PSA, HSU and CALHN Management the following issues were discussed ab ...

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Members
17 Dec 2020

Activity based costing survey - PSA advises members not to complete the survey

The PSA has received information that members have been asked to fill in a survey that records activ ...

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Members
16 Dec 2020

CAMHS – Draft Inpatient Unit (Boylan Ward) Model of Care - Member Feedback Sought

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) ...

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Members
16 Dec 2020

Modbury Hospital – Reactivation of Surgical Services - Member feedback sought

NALHN has invited the Public Service Association (PSA) to provide feedback about the reactivation of ...

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Members
14 Dec 2020

Show your support for our Aboriginal Teams in DCP

The PSA asks members working in Child Protection to show your support for our Aboriginal Family Prac ...

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11 Dec 2020

Christmas and New Year PSA Office close-down

On behalf of the PSA Executive, Council and staff, we thank you all for your support during 2020 and ...

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Members
10 Dec 2020

Vote outcome and underpayment of wages

Public Service Association (PSA) members from the Protective Security Services Branch (PSSB) in the ...

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08 Dec 2020

PSA members overwhelmingly commit to standing firm on job security

PSA members have overwhelmingly confirmed their collective commitment to maintaining job security in ...

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Members
07 Dec 2020

Landscape Boards’ staff conditions of work

Public Service Association (PSA) members are concerned for significant changes to working conditions ...

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Members
04 Dec 2020

Performance and Business Operations group office review – Do you have any feedback?

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received correspondence from the Department for Innovation ...

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Members
04 Dec 2020

Function Realignment in the Business Commercialisation … again! Do you have any feedback?

The Public Service Association (PSA) received a letter on 26 November 2020 informing that the Depart ...

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Members
04 Dec 2020

Structural Realignment – Do you have any questions or issues?

The Department for Trade and Investment (DTI) Chief Executive wrote to the Public Service Associatio ...

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Members
25 Nov 2020

Lifetime Support Authority – Accounts Payable Structure

The Public Service Association (PSA) has received a letter from the Lifetime Support Authority (LSA) ...

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Members
25 Nov 2020

PSA members are winning - Despite SARDI’s rule breaking

SARDI management has a long history of not abiding by the rules contained in the SA Public Sector Sa ...

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Members
24 Nov 2020

Department for Environment and Water / Landscape Boards Business And Corporate Services Structure

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

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Members
24 Nov 2020

SA Water - New Industrial Liaison Forum - CPSU/PSA interested members sought

Following advocacy from the unions, SA Water is commencing a new Industrial Liaison Forum so members ...

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