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.
(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.
Thank you for your response to my letter seeking details of the 1.5% staffing cut proposed for 2011. I am disappointed that you were not in a position to provide any detail about your intentions.
You will appreciate that the prospect of the loss of up to 700 front line teaching positions is causing some alarm in secondary schools. Members whose jobs may be at risk are looking to me to provide some reassurance and, if possible, certainty. With that in mind, I wish to make a number of brief points, which cover both matters of fact and perception, since both have impact on how our members view the prospect of cuts to teaching jobs.
(2014) Link to parental leave forms and sample letters on the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) website.