HACSU's Critical Incident Hotline is now available as an Android or IOS app! After you follow your employer’s incident policies and procedures, you can send us notification of the incident through your smart phone. To download one, simply go to the http://www.hacsu.asn.au/about and download the app onto your phone.
Health and Community Services Union (HACSU)
To date, four meetings having taken place to discuss HACSUs claim to advance your wages and employment conditions. HACSU is seeking greater equity between Vista and EW Tipping workers and the first step in that process has been achieved. HACSU is happy to report that Vista support workers will be paid weekend penalty rates from the first pay period in January 2015.
HACSU has today been advised that a new consortium consisting of Karden Disability Services and Melba Support Services has been appointed as the new service provider for Sandhurst.
The 2015 Australian & New Zealand Addiction Conference will now be held from the 20 – 22 May 2015. The conference will address the treatment and recovery of alcohol, other drugs and behavioural addictions.
Issues with payroll
After meeting recently with Wesley Mission southern members, HACSU wrote to Residential Manager of Disability Services Jenny Horsfield to raise common issues regarding Wesley Mission payroll. These included: