New deal for local Teachers

December 5, 2023 8:36 am in by
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The threat of further strike action at Riverland schools appears now to be averted.

A union recommendation will be made that teachers accept the “improved” bargaining agreement, seeing a salary increase of 13-per-cent for teachers, over the life of the agreement.

Earlier this year some local schools were forced to close due to industrial action.

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The improved deal for teachers is expected to see more ‘non-instructional time’ as well as a greater allowance for regional teachers.

Exact details of those elements is expected to be known soon.