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Pay Equity Notification

Tēnā koutou Pay Equity Notification There have been a number of pay equity claims raised by NZEI Te Riu Roa to the Ministry of Education in light of last year’s Pay Equity…

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Membership matters - 15 February 2021

Kia ora koutou AGM documentsPlease find attached all the information you will need to have your voice heard at our AGM being held on the 17th April 2021 during our Annual…

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2020 Annual Report

Exclusively available to NZSTA members, click here to view our 2020 Annual Report.

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Membership matters

Date: 1 February 2021     Final reminder: 1 week left to submit AGM remits  Every member board is entitled to propose items of business to be voted on at the NZSTA Annual General…

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STAnews November/December 2020

Issue 304, our latest publication of STAnews is now available here, please use your membership login details.

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TAPE December Update

Tēnā koutou As part of the teacher aide pay equity settlement (TAPE), a working group has been established to address issues around fixed-term employment.

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Membership matters - 10 December 2020

10 December 2020 Reminder: AGM Remits due by 5. 00pm, Monday 8 February 2021.    The NZSTA Annual General Meeting 2021 will be held on Saturday 17 April 2021.

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TAPE Work Matrix Guide

The Ministry of Education, NZEI Te Riu Roa and NZSTA have developed a pay equity Work Matrix Guide to support the implementation of the TAPE settlement.

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NZSTA letter to Principals and Boards

Kia ora, Ensuring previous employees benefit from the teacher aide pay equity settlement.

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TAPE Claim – November Update

New TAPEC pay equity rates and back-dated payment will be paid to eligible employees on the 4th November 2020 pay cycle.

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Special General Meeting

Special General Meeting - 7 November 2020Registering your delegate Kia ora koutou The NZSTA Board has called a Special General Meeting (SGM) of NZSTA member boards, to take place by Zoom at…

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Support Staff Overnight Payment

Support Staff Overnight Costs for School Camps and Trips The Support Staff in Schools’ Collective Agreement 2019-22 and the Kaiārahi i te Reo, Therapists’, ATSSD and Special Education Assistants' Collective Agreement…

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Waikato Mini Conference

‘Education matters to me - Key Insights’ Listen to the voices of children and young people   The Waikato Executive invites you to join us at our free mini conference – Education Matters…

Membership matters July 2020

Membership matters 23 July 2020

Date: 23 July 2020   Annual General Meeting - 5th September  The AGM of NZSTA to be held Saturday 05 September 2020 via “Zoom” 10.

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Paid member union meetings (PUMs) 20 July–13 August

  Paid member union meetings (PUMs) 20 July–13 August   Following  ratification of the teacher aide pay equity settlement, NZEI Te Riu Roa is holding PUMs for teacher aides covered by the pay…

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Membership Matters 24 June

Date: 24 June 2020  We’re back!It’s been a long couple of months.


Membership matters 13 May

Date: 13 May 2020  Dear Valued Members   COVID-19 implications for NZSTA 2020 Board and President elections   As you know voting for the NZSTA Board and President Elections commenced on 9th March 2020.…

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Membership matter 28 April

Date: 28 April 2020 Subject: Huge thank you Covid 19 - MOE Advice and Guidance Board/Principal Well being NZSTA Conference 2020 Re-setting the Agenda   Huge Thank You Before I begin to fill your minds with yet more information,…

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