15 November 2023
A Casual Word: Education Quarterly, Issue 8 2023 With the recent hard-fought and won salaries campaign and the resultant restructuring…
10 May 2023
More than 11,000 temporary teachers will be offered a permanent job with the Department of Education after Federation secured broadening…
20 September 2022
NSW Teachers Federation has secured a guarantee from the Department of Education for casual teachers engaged to work on the public holiday on 22 September, set aside as the National Day of Mourning for the Queen.
12 August 2022
In the volatile context of the current teacher shortage, casual teachers are in high demand. But they are also more likely to experience changes in their bookings as schools struggle to manage daily absences and changes to whole school organisation.
12 May 2022
A recent poll of Federation members makes clear the impact a lack of casual teachers is having on the crisis facing NSW public schools.
26 August 2021
Author: Amber Flohm
The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting all of us, but, in many ways, it is those in precarious employment who are the most affected.
27 November 2020
There is a fundamental responsibility for schools to support the professional learning of all staff, including casual and temporary teachers.
31 August 2020
Federation encourages all members to familiarise themselves with the different employment categories and how the classifications apply to casual and temporary teachers, to ensure all teachers are employed correctly.
21 April 2020
Author: Amber Flohm
After successful representations to the Department of Education, Federation has secured employment certainty for casual and temporary teachers amid the COVID-19 crisis.
19 June 2019
Section: Member’s Voice
I wish I could claim my phone purchases as a tax deduction. With the introduction of the Class Cover booking system for casuals, a slow phone or poor reception can cost you thousands of dollars in lost income each year.