Collective Agreement Bargaining

We’re negotiating the collective agreement for primary principals with NZEI Te Riu Roa.

We’ve settled collective agreements for primary teachers with NZEI Te Riu Roa and secondary teachers with NZPPTA, and also with Area School teachers with NZEI Te Riu Roa and NZPPTA.

Primary School board of trustee members who need information about managing the partial-strike (8 July – 16 August 2019) should consult the Ministry of Education / NZ Schools Trustees Association Guidance (external link) .

Latest press releases

4 July 2019: Ministry response to Primary Principals' Ballot result

2 July 2019: Update on Primary Principals’ Bargaining

28 June 2019: Ministry response to PPTA Ballot result

28 June 2019: Relativities between primary principal and senior teachers’ pay

28 June 2019: Ministry response to Area School teachers ballot result

26 June 2019: Ministry response to NZEI Ballot Result

14 June 2019: Collective Agreement Offers for Primary Teachers and Principals, Secondary Teachers and Area School Teachers

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More information about current collective agreements

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