This folder contains Collective Agreements negotiated on behalf of PPTA members and associated guidance, documents and forms regarding your terms and conditions of employment.
Collective agreements are legal documents that set out the conditions of employment, salary rates and rights and entitlements for PPTA members.
(August 2014) Annotated NZEI letter - this letter from NZEI has been sent to principals in area and composite schools. The information in the letter is out of date and misleading as the letter content is not based on the current Investing in Educational Success proposal. The comment boxes provide corrections.
(25 August 2014) On 22 August an IES Memorandum of Agreed Elements for the STCA was signed between PPTA and the Ministry of Education.
IES has changed significantly from the original cabinet proposal. The bottom lines identified by members as essential to the process have all been met.
Memorandum of Agreed Elements as at 22 August 2014 for Variation of the Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreement 2013-2015 (STCA)
(25 August 2014) Memorandum of Agreed Elements as at 22 August 2014 for Variation of the Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreement 2013-2015 (STCA)
Further to the Working Group Report of 3 June 2014 and subsequent Cabinet decisions, the New Zealand Post Primary Teachers' Association (PPTA) and the Secretary for Education (the Secretary) (collectively "the parties"), and the New Zealand School Trustees Association (NZSTA) have discussed the extent to which the Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreement
2013 - 2015 (STCA) should be varied to reflect the changes introduced by the Government's Investing in Educational Success initiative.
(my apologies for earlier 2015 typo - 26/08/2014)
(January 2013) This document sets out agreed components of a settlement for the Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreement (STCA) 2013 "“ 2015, between the Secretary for Education and the Post Primary Teachers' Association (PPTA).
(June 2003) Setting up an employee participation system with elected Health and Safety representatives:
Handbook for education sector union representatives.