We are 27,000 employees in tertiary education making positive change for the future. We are the sole unified voice for university workers of all types across the country.
We work together for safe, secure employment and a better future for higher education where everyone who wants to go to university can afford to.
We believe that a better society needs well-supported universities, and that starts with staff in secure and well-paid jobs delivering quality education and world leading research.
More than 97,000 university staff have suffered a collective $159 million in wage theft, according to a new National Tertiary Education Union analysis.
Across Australia, fixed term workers will be getting new rights to secure work next week, but not University workers.
NTEU joins the ITUC in condemning the brutal attacks on civilians in Israel and Gaza.