Public consultation is underway on the Teacher Workforce Action Plan – time for teachers to have our say.

Read more here: IEU Speaks on draft Workforce Action Plan

The next step to finalise a national response to staff shortages is crucial as IEU members review the draft plan released by the federal government.

More work will be needed to deliver a final plan that tackles the underlying causes of staff shortages – unsustainable workloads, teacher burnout and stagnating pay.

We need a plan that provides a stronger commitment by employers to increase their investment in these critical areas.