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.
(2014) Link to parental leave forms and sample letters on the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) website.
(February 2009) Parental leave is a general term which covers entitlements for
teachers from two sources: the Area School and Secondary Teachers' Collective Agreements and the Parental Leave Act 1987 and Amendments. (Members guide to the STCA & ASTCA 2007-2010 series)
(15 October 2014) Example of Paid Union Meetings notice letter sent to school Boards of Trustees.
The Executive of the Post Primary Teachers’ Association has directed members to attend a round of regional paid union meetings held under the provisions of Section 26 of the Employment Relations Act 2000.
The Executive will be briefing members on the proposed variation to include the two new Investing in Education teacher roles in the Secondary Teachers’ Collective Agreement.