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ASU Career Launchpad Courses in July

General July 2, 2020

It’s time to get back to some of the fundamentals that you need to take the next step in your career. In July, the ASU Career Launchpad is running several live and online courses to help you to develop your…

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You Made Portable Long Service Leave A Reality For SACS Workers!

General June 17, 2020

Congratulations members of The Services Union, we have been successful in making Long Service Leave for Social, Community and Disability Workers, portable! The Community Services Industry (Portable Long Service Leave) Bill 2019 has been passed by the Queensland State Government….

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Delegate Information Sessions – Registrations Open

General June 9, 2020

Workplace Delegates of The Services Union would be aware that the Union made the decision to cancel all face-to-face Delegate training for the rest of this year. However, our Delegates were still eager to build on their skills. We listened,…

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Hardship Payment for Queensland Workers during COVID-19

General June 5, 2020

The following information is from the Queensland Government Support is now available for Queensland workers who test positive for COVID-19 and have no access to paid sick leave. The Premier said while many Queenslanders have access to paid sick leave…

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A huge congratulations to our Vice President for Ports Debbie McDonald who has recently clocked up her 40th anniversary, working at North Queensland Bulk Ports Corporation. Debbie started at the Port as the Ledger Machine Operator at the Mackay Harbour…

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Cyber Bullying In The Workplace – From Hall Payne Lawyers

General May 28, 2020

From our loyal partner – Hall Payne Lawyers As we find ourselves in the middle of the COVID-19 pandemic and more reliant than ever of technology to communicate with each other, it’s important to know what constitutes Cyber Bullying and…

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Lauren and Riley Reach For The Stars – 2020 Bursary Awardees

General May 27, 2020

Congratulations to Lauren Anderson (daughter of member Paul Anderson) and Riley Vallance (son of member Tamara Vallance), who are the recipients of the 2020 Student Bursary awarded by The Services Union Lauren went to Mackay State High School and with…

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ASU Career Launchpad

ASU Career Launchpad Courses Coming Up in June

General May 22, 2020

Already this year we’ve seen a lot of changes in the way our workplaces are operating and the added stress that has come with it. Our line-up of ASU Career Launchpad webinars for June are all designed to help you…

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Workers’ Psychological Support Service (WPSS)

General May 19, 2020

In these unprecedented times, please know that the Workers’ Psychological Support Service (WPSS) is still open and there to support, assist, and link in Queensland workers to the services needed if going through a psychological injury due to work.…

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What to do about your Super during COVID-19

General May 8, 2020

We know there’s been lots of talk about super recently. Many of our members have been asking questions like: How is COVID-19 affecting my super balance? What are these changes the government has made? What do I need to do…

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